My smile is a rifle
Won't you give it a try?
La la la ... ah
So you like the way we dance maybe
When notes come to you, ooh ooh
You know I love you
You are all over me, oh yeah ...

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My smile is a rifle
And what are you?
My smile is a rifle
I'm pointing it at you
My smile is a rifle
You're always you ...


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    General CommentI interpret it as whenever he's happy it hurts other people; "His smile is a rifle." More often than not in life to ascend ourselves we step on the backs of others. He feels that if hes happy someone else isn't. The time he wrote this he was on the road with the peppers and was miserable, but he knew the things he wanted to change would make others unhappy.
    bryan52803on September 07, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentmmmm..... good song, but... anybody got any idea what it is about?
    PiKueloon August 20, 2002   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyeah its a strange song
    i think it might be about death bu in a diffrent world where a riffel is a smile in this world. it really seems like that to me
    i love JFon December 22, 2004   Link
  • 0
    General Commentmaybe he's talking about being two faced; like, yeah, he can smile at you but maybe his intentions aren't what you think they are?
    dosedxbyyouon January 13, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentyeah thats a bretty good thing
    i love JFon January 14, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentThis song is probably about heroin. Maybe the rifle he's pointing is a needle.
    alexvickerson April 27, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commenti think its about anyting you want the riffel to be
    i love JFon May 15, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General Commentlike what your getting at byran52803 cuz hes on cocain when writting this song and he feels like hes not the only one in his body and hes defintally going to make one of them unhappy
    i love JFon October 07, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentIt doesn't actaully mean that hi smile is a rifle... *sigh*
    xJadexon June 17, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthere were no cocain or heroin involved with Niandra LaDes and Usually Just a T-shirt.
    Smile From the Streets You Hold there was. but not niandra lades.
    kitoffel3on July 13, 2011   Link

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