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Owl City: Beautiful Mystery Meaning

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when i'm dressed for the ninesI'm just a shirt and tieWith a taste for prestigeAnd beautiful mysteryBut clever girls dressed to killAre pretty bittersweetAnd better suited for grief Than beautiful mysteryOh beautiful mysteryFly by feather, this...

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    anonymous
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    Sep 27th, 9:59pm report


    This song is about the character Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins, a black private detective played by Denzel Washington in the movie "Devil In a Blue Dress" and taken from the Easy Rawlins mystery series written by Walter Moses. His adopted daughter is named Feather. Easy Rawlins is a strong, imaginative person whose chronicles start just a bit after WWII, in which he nearly died; they're classics of the mystery genre and portray the life of a non-stereotypical black man who later becomes a single parent, a good man who works hard in a difficult business. The books were groundbreaking and are absolutely fantastic.



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    anonymous
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    Nov 25th, 2017 11:38pm report


    This is just my interpretation as a Catholic (I think Adam Young is a Christian too), but I like to think that “beautiful mystery” refers to a girl’s modesty.
    I tried to look up other interpretations but everyone else just mentions that he’s in love, not trying to explain what exactly he means by “beautiful mystery.” I mean, I guess it’s possible that he meant it that vaguely... just that love is a beautiful mystery...



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    anonymous
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    Apr 5th, 2013 4:56am report


    Owl City is an American electronica musical project by singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Adam Young formed in 2007 in Owatonna, Minnesota. Young created the project while experimenting with music in his parents' basement. Owl City developed a following on the social networking site Myspace, like many musicians who achieved success in the late 2000s, before signing with Universal Republic in 2008.

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    anonymous
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    Mar 6th, 2013 3:02pm report


    This song about falling in love with something beautiful this is was released in 2012.




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