"I Melt with You" is a song written and recorded by the British post-punk/new wave band Modern English. The song, produced by Hugh Jones, was a single from the band's 1982 album After the Snow, and is about a couple making love as nuclear bombs fall.
The cover version by Nouvelle Vague was recorded for their 2004 self-titled debut. The version was played during the final scene and closing credits of the 2011 pilot…
Moving forward using all my breath
Making love to you was never second best
I saw the world thrashing all around your face
Never really knowing it was always mesh and lace