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[intro](palm muted)
G5                                              C5                      D5 2x  

G                                              C                      D
In the day we sweat it out on the streets of a runaway American Dream
G                                              C               D
At night we ride through mansions of Glory in suicide machines
C                    Em                  Am                        Em
Sprung From Cages on Highway Nine Chrome wheeled Fuel injected and steppin 
             G    C                       Em                         Am
out over the line baby this town rips the bones from your back its a death 
       Em                  G                           Am             C
trap a suicide rap I wanna get out while Im still young,    cause tramps 
        D                     G
like us Baby We Were Born To run repeat intro strummed 

Well Wendy let me in I wanna be your friend I wanna guard your dreams and 
visons,so just wrap your legs round these velvet rims and strap your hands cross 
my engines and together we could break this trap run till we drop baby we'll never 
look back walk with me out on the wire girl im just a scared and lonely rider but 
I gotta find out how it feels,I gotta know if love is wild and I wanna know if 
love is real

repeat intro
Harmonica solo:


F                                     Bb                               C
Beyond The palace Hemi Powered Drones Scream down the boulevard,Girls comb
there hair in rear view mirrors and the boys try to look so hard,the 
  F                                          Bb   
amusement park rises bold and stark as kids are huddled on the beach in a 
             C                                  E
mist I wanna die with you baby on the street to night in an everlasting kiss


return to normal progression for verse.

The Highway's Jammed with broken heroes on a last chance power drive,everybody's 
out on the run tonight and there's no place left to hide together wendy we'll live 
with the sadness I love you with all the madness in my soul someday girl I don't 
know when we'll get to that place we really wanna go and we'll walk in the 
sun,till then tramps like us, baby we were born to run,Ah honey tramps like 
us,baby we were born to run,come on baby tramps like us,baby we were born to run
      G                 C        D  G        C             D

Whoa oh Whoa Whoa Oh Whoa Whoa Whoa oh Whoa Oh Oh Oh Oh 5x Harp Solo 

G,C,D 5x ending G,C,D,G

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ericnorcross 209 Oct 18, 2009 08:04 PM

For the verses that don't have chords, the format is completely different????? Assuming placement is different. 3/5 till it's fixed. Chords should go over all the lyrics as a courtesy anyway. Unless there's less than three basic chord changes.

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Zebadee 60 Nov 19, 2009 11:38 AM

Just poor..

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lotto 10 Jun 30, 2016 09:24 AM

The chords were not over top of all the lyrics.

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