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Lyrics: Mukai Shutoku
Translation: Alex Fyffe
Somewhere someone whispers sweetly to his lover in the night
Somewhere someone thinks about freeing himself with a shotgun in the night
A student laughs as he races along on his bike at 6 p.m.
Probably on the way to his girlfriend’s house
Somewhere someone is lost and questions his identity in the night
Somewhere someone has the feeling he is waiting for himself, wandering the city at night
From far away I could hear shouts from the elementary school
They woke me from my nap and I listened for a long time
Somewhere someone is the victim
Somewhere someone is the assailant
Trans. May of 2007.