5 pages | PDF | 1.2 MB"Dear Mr. Fantasy" is a song by Traffic, composed by James Capaldi, Chris Wood and Steve Winwood. The song is set in the key of A major, with a contrasting bridge section in F♯ minor, and is comprised of 57 measures. The song's lyrics reflect upon the struggles of life and of having to cope with the reality of a dream not coming true. The song is melodic, but at times dark and melancholic. Its overall tone is one of longing for something that appears to be lost or unattainable.