Cygnus

シグナス <Cygnus>

by 新宿ゲバルト | on 公式エミュレーター, CD音源集
Lyrics & Music: Hiromu Toda
Translation by Aka (madametarantula)

行き詰まる幸せの惨めな分だけ
僕は正しくなる
人が笑うとくも僕は椨いたまま
詩人の言葉を忘れない様にしたよ
.
ikidzumaru shiawase no mijime na bundake
boku wa tadashiku naru
hito ga warau toku mo boku wa tabu ita mama
shijin no kotoba wo wasurenai you ni shita yo
.
I reach the limits of these pitiful few minutes of happiness
and become proper
Even while people laugh, as a Tabu tree,
I did it as if I had never forgotten the poet’s words
.
僕らの手はネオンライトに
震えた水銀のようでした
さよならも夜に靡けば
なんと世界は美しいのでしょう
.
bokura no te wa NEON RAITO ni
furueta suigin no you deshita
sayonara mo yoru ni nabikeba
nanto sekai wa utsukushii no deshou
.
Our arms trembled like mercury in a neon light +1
If goodbye yields to the night
isn’t the world such a beautiful place
.
閉め切る熱の底で加速して行くのは
ココロだけでしょうか
僕は白い雲に浮かんでみるんだ
シグナスならきっとダバオの蝶に成るわ
.
shimekiru netsu no soko de kasoku shite iku no wa
KOKORO dake deshou ka
boku wa shiroi kumo ni ukande mirun da
SHIGUNASU nara kitto DABAO no chou ni naru wa
.
This thing accelerating away in warm, closed-up depths
is just my heart, right?
I try floating up to the white clouds
If that’s Cygnus, then surely I’ll become a Davao butterfly +2
.
だから僕は憧れだけで
晴れた空 虹についてゆくの
擦切れた君の気配に
僕は青さに悲しみが立つ
.
dakara boku wa akogare dake de
hareta sora   niji ni tsuite yuku no
surikireta kimi no kehai ni
boku wa aosa ni kanashimi ga tatsu
.
And so, just by my longing,
in the clear sky a rainbow links me
with a sign of you all worn out
and so I find myself in the sad blues
.
やや在る事だよと花瓶に映った
薬指に触れて
yaya aru koto da yo to kabin ni utsutta
kusuriyubi ni furete
It’s a small thing, a vase appeared +3
touching your ring finger 

 

Original notes from translation by madametarantula:

+1: In Argon-based neon lights (the blue ones), mercury is required to make the light bright. A small amount of it rolls around reacting to the gas and causing it to produce more light than normal.
+2: Davao is a city in the Philippines with a butterfly house.
+3: Possibly a reference to Aquarius.

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