:: Tokyo ::

Toukyou | 東京 (とうきょう) | Tokyo 

Sumi nareta kono heya wo dete yuku hi ga kita | 住みなれた  この部屋を 出てゆく日が来た| The day has come when I will leave the room I’m so used to living in
Atarashii tabidachi ni mada tomadotteru | 新しい旅だちに  まだ戸惑ってる | My new journey is still disorienting me

Eki made mukau BASU no naka | 駅まで向かうバスの中 | On the bus to the station
Tomodachi ni MEERU shita | 友達にメールした | I emailed my friend

Asa no HOOMU de denwa mo shitemita | 朝のホームで  電話もしてみた | At the station in the morning, I tried calling too
Demo nanka chigau ki ga shita | でもなんか  違う気がした | But something felt different about it all

Furui GITAA wo hitotsu motte kita | 古いギターをひとつ持ってきた |  I’ve brought one old guitar with me
Shashin wa zenbu oitekita | 写真は全部  置いてきた | I’ve left all my photos behind

Nanika wo tebanashite soshite te ni ireru | 何かを手放して  そして手にいれる | Letting something go and then gaining something new
Sonna kurikaeshi ka na? | そんな繰り返しかな? | Does the same cycle repeat itself?

Tsuyogari wa itsudatte yume ni tsuduiteru | つよがりは  いつだって  夢に続いてる | When I pretend to be strong, it always leads to dreams
Okubyou ni nattara soko de togireru yo | 臆病になったら  そこで途切れるよ | When I let myself be cowardly, they stop

Hashiri dashita densha no naka | 走りだした電車の中 | As the train began to move
Sukoshi dake naketekita | 少しだけ泣けてきた | I cried a little

Mado no soto ni tsuduiteru kono machi wa | 窓の外に続いてる  この町は | I prayed that the town that spread out outside the window
Kawara nai de to negatta | かわらないでと願った | Wouldn’t change

Furui GITAA wo atashi ni kureta hito | 古いギターをアタシにくれたひと | The man who gave me my old guitar
Toukyou wa kowaitte itte ta | 東京は怖いって言ってた | Told me Tokyo is a scary place

Kotae wo sagasu no wa mou yameta | 答えを探すのは  もうやめた | I’ve stopped looking for all the answers
Machigai darakede ii | 間違いだらけでいい | It’s okay to have some flaws

Akai yuuyake ga BIRU ni togireta | 赤い夕焼けがビルに途切れた | The red sunset is cut up by the buildings
Namida wo koraetemo | 涙をこらえても | I hold back my tears

Tsugi no asa ga yattekuru tabigoto ni | 次の朝がやってくるたびごとに | But the beginning of each new morning
Mayou koto datte aru yo ne? | 迷うことだってあるよね? | Will bring confusion for me, won’t it?

Tadashii koto bakari erabe nai | 正しいことばかり選べない | I can’t only choose the right things
Sore kurai wakatteru | それくらいわかってる | That much I know

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