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                       Heart In A Cage - The Strokes
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Tabbed by: Brock Lucchese
Email: Bropark08@aim.com

This is what it sounds like to me. I hope this is right, if you have any questions or 
somethings wrong email me or comment. Make sure you use the capo on 1, or it will sound terrible.

Tuning: Standard w/ CAPO on 1

(Intro)
Em-Bm-Em-Bm-Em-Bm-A7-Bm   (<--Play chord pattern 2 times)

---Intro can also be played like this

Am-C-Am-C-Am-C-Am-C-Am

(Verse 1 w/ Chorus)

Am
Well I don't feel better
         F        C
When I'm fucking a-round
Am
And I don't write better
         F            C
When I'm stuck in the ground
Am
So don't teach me a lesson
        F            C
Cause I've already learned
Am
Yeah the sun will be shining
     F             C
And my children will burn
       Am    F            C
Oh the heart beats in its cage

(Interlude)

Em-Bm-Em-Bm-Em-Bm-A7-Bm   (<--Play chord pattern 2 times)

(Verse 2 w/ chorus)

Am
I don't want what you want
        F           C
I don't feel what you feel
       Am
See I'm stuck in a city
      F           C
But I belong in a field
            Am                      F           C
Yeah we got left, left, left, left, left, left, left,
        Am
Now it's three in the morning and
   F           C
You're eating alone
       Am    F            C
Oh the heart beats in its cage

(Bridge)

Am              D                   G        F#
All our Friends, they're laughing at us
Am                D           G       F#
All of those you love you mistrust
Am          D              G          F#
Help Me i'm just not quite myself
Am             D      G           F#
Look around theres no-one else left

(Verse 3 w/ chorus)

Am                         F                  C
I went to the concert and I fought through the crowd
       Am                      F                 C
Guess I got too excited when I thought you were around
            Am                      F           C
Oh, he gets left, left, left, left, left, left, left
    Am                              F          C
I'm sorry you were thinking I would steal your fire
       Am    F          C
Oh the heart beats in its cage
        Am    F          C
Yes the heart beats in its cage

Alright

Am-C-Am-C-Am-C-Am-C-Am

        Am    F          C
And the heart beats in its cage.


That's it...I hope that sounds good. I think some parts are a little off, but for the 
part it sounds good to me.

            
            
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