A chillout romantic ballad with english lyrics, also female and male speeches.

Suited to be used as soundtrack in television series and soap operas, movies or any other project that envolves couple problems.

The song describes a couple suffering the “Seven-Year Itch” when the interest in the partner declines.

Files in the zip: Love_in_the_Clouds-Leah&Ivan_Belozerov&Nicholas_Gordon-2011-07-29.wav
Length: 4:20
Tempo: 70 bpm
Key: Am

Lead Melody, Lyrics Adaptation & Vocals by Leah (María Lea Rossetti)
Original Soundtrack by Ivan Belozerov (MusicDream)
Original Poems and Speech by Nicholas Gordon (with permission of use)

Watch the video presentation:

Based on poems by Nicholas Gordon and a soundtrack by Ivan Belozerov, melody and vocals by Leah (María Lea Rossetti), Leah’s photos/vocal recording/editing and video by YIO (Sergio Schnitzler)
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License for the instrumental version

Lyrics:

Seven years…
Not a long time ago
our love was in the clouds
So high
So perfect…

I love you, but I’m not in love with you.
I want your friendship minus your desire.
I would not lead you falsely or betray you.
I feel the tenderness, but not the fire.
I have no reason for my lack of yearning,
No explanation for what I don’t feel,
No other love to whom I might be turning,
No anguish to suggest this isn’t real.

Seven years! Is that the famous itch
Each marriage tells a story all its own.
Very few can hitch without a hitch.
Enduring love, however, needs a home.
Nor can a couple couple long without
Yearning for some token of the heart.
Ecstasy is not what love’s about.
A passion is made permanent by art.
Rejoice, then, in what heart and mind decree!
Seven is good luck – so may it be!

I have no reasons for my lack of yearning
No explanation for what I don’t feel
So I must say what you don’t want to hear,
But it’s a truth that both of us must bear:

I love you, but not
As I did before.

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