“Down in the shadow of the penitentiary”– well, that’s surely Strangeways.
“Out by the gas fires of the refinery” – must be the old Gaythorn works.
“Ten years down the road” – did he mean the Mancunian Way?
“Nowhere to run, ain’t got nowhere to go” …
Well Bruce should have taken himself along to our Born In The USA walk, honoring Manchester’s connections with the New World.
We’ll be borne on 7/4.