Exceptional Audio: Destiny – Zero 7

Even before this was my life, I loved this song. The instruments capture the emotion of the lyrics. It’s lonely, but hopeful and romantic. That’s hard to do and certainly not your standard musical number.

It’s weird to say this, but I think this song would be good as a cover, also. The original is perfect, but the emotion and lyrics are so good that a cover would also be very good. Covers only suck when the original isn’t as deep as this. 

I lie awake
I’ve gone to ground
I’m watching porn
In my hotel dressing gown
Now I dream of you
But I still believe
There’s only enough for one in this
Lonely hotel suite

The journey’s long
And it feels so bad
I’m thinking back to the last date we had.
Old moon fades into the new
Soon I know I’ll be back with you
I’m nearly with you
I’m nearly with you

When I’m weak I draw strength from you
And when you’re lost I know how to change your mood
And when I’m down you breathe life over me
Even though we’re miles apart we are each other’s destiny

On a clear day
I’ll fly home to you
I’m bending time getting back to you
Old moon fades into the new
Soon I know I’ll be back with you
I’m nearly with you
I’m nearly with you

When I’m weak I draw strength from you
And when you’re lost I know how to change your mood
And when I’m down you breathe life over me
Even though we’re miles apart we are each other’s destiny

When I’m weak I draw strength from you
And when you’re lost I know how to change your mood
And when I’m down you breathe life over me
Even though we’re miles apart we are each other’s destiny

I’ll fly, I’ll fly home
I’ll fly home and I’ll fly home

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2 thoughts on “Exceptional Audio: Destiny – Zero 7

  1. Who would you recommend cover this? I know the original sounds good on my home stereo but I can’t pick who would make a good cover. Thanks for the post!

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