Writing High                                                 Jim Mohr


Intro: E B D A C G C D

E                                       B                    D                       A
They said you were and I was not, but what you were, I forgot
C                  G                       C         D
But we sure laughed a lot, about it then
E                            B                   D                           A
They said that we had it made, they all loved the songs we played
        C                                     G
The more they cheered, the more we stayed

C              D         E      C                          B                              Em  Em7
We were writing high, doing things we never thought we'd do
                A                   B                      E
We were painting the world, me and you
C            D                                       Em  Em7             A                  Am                    E
Tryin' to make our dreams come true,       we were painting the world, me and you


Interim chords: E B D A C G C D

E                                          B                 D                                A
Times have changed and so have we, they tried to lay the blame on me
C               G                          C                 D
It's not my fault you see, we can't stand still
E                            B                D                                     A
I only did what we had to do, don't be thinking it's because of you
C                  G
We all need something new

C           D         E       C                         B                              Em   Em7
We are writing high, doing things we never thought we'd do
                 A                  B                      E
We were painting the world, me and you
C            D                                       Em   Em7             A                   Am                   E
Tryin' to make our dreams come true,        we were painting the world, me and you


E B D A C G C             D         E
                       We were writing high