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Verse iI'm Gsitting down by the highway C Down by that highway sideG. C G CEverybody's going somewhere Riding just as fast as they can riGde.C G DI guess they've got a lot to do EmBefore they can rest Cassured their Clives D Are justified.C Pray to God for me,G Baby CHe can let me slide. G D
Verse iiCause I've been Gup and down this highway C Far as my eyes can seGe. C G CNo matter how fast I run I can never seem to get away from mGe. C G DNo matter where I am EmI can't help feCeling I'm just a Gday away From Dwhere I want to beC. Now, I'm running hGome, Baby C Like a river to the sGea. D
RefrainBaby, if you can Gsee me Out across this Cwilderness There's just Gone thing I was Dhoping you might guess. Baby, you can Emfree me AlDl in the power of yourC/D sweet tenderGness.D Yeah, yeah!!
ChorusI can Gsee it in your eyes CYou've got those bright, baby GbluesC. G CYou don't see what you've got to gain But you don't like to lGoseC. G DYou watch yourself from the sidelines EmLike your life was a Cgame you don't mind Gplaying To Dkeep yourself amCused. I don't mean to be cGruel, Baby CBut you're looking conGfused.D
Refrain iiBaby, if you can hear me Turn down your radio. There's just one thing I want you to know. When you've been near me I felt the love stirring in my soul Yeah, Yeah!! Yes I have!!
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Verse iiiIt's so Ghard to come byC that feeling of peGace.C G (spoken) This friend of mine said "Close your eyes, try a few of thGeseC." G DI thought I was flying like a bird EmSo far above my sorrow But when I Glooked down I was Dstanding on my kCnees. Now, I need someone to Ghelp me C Someone to help me, Gplease.D Final Refrain: Baby, if you Gneed me Like I Cknow I need you. There's just Gone thing I'll Dask you to do Take my hand and Emlead me To the Dhole in your Cgarden wall C/D And pull me Gthrough.C G CPull me tGhrough....