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Intro: E D C (use bar chords for the intro switch to major chords for the verse and chorus)

C
Call you up in the middle of the night,
C/A
like a fire flower FAR OF light,
Am
you were there like a blow torch burnin',
G
I was a key that could use a little turnin'

C
So tired that I couldn't even sleep,
C/A
so many secrets I couldn't keep,
Am
I promised myself I wouldn't weep,
G
one more promise I couldn't keep

F                    G
It seems no one can help me now,
C                      Am
I'm in too deep theres no way out,
F                       Em         G
this time I have really led myself a-stray

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Runaway train never goin' back,
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wrong way on a one way track
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seems like I should be getting somewhere,
G
somehow I'm neither here nor there
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Othersider 237 Jun 13, 2008 11:26 PM

This is not a Tom Petty song.

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Murphala 10 Feb 10, 2013 07:14 PM

Tom petty's song is "Runaway Trains" plural. I've looked all over for the correct song. This ain't it. Does it exist here and will folks ever correct these two so they don't attribute it to TP? I'm hunting down some sheet music or breaking down and trying to figure it out myself...

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