Session 2A | Nov 14, 2016
The actor (Chris Martin) who’s all dressed up as an elephant in a cage at the start of the music video, creates a cheerless mood. This mood is quickly changed as the elephant escapes from the cage and advances in search for paradise.
“When she was just a girl she expected the world
But it flew away from her reach
So she ran away in her sleep and dreamed of
On the other hand, the lyrics of the song suggests how this is not always the case, and it’s not always that things go the way you want them to; but ‘hope’ is that one thing that keeps you going.
“…She’d dream of para-para-paradise