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The Ballade of Puppets: In a New World Gods Will Descend

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Album / Collection: Innocence Original Soundtrack
Track # 7

Description: Insert song

Music by Kenji Kawai

Original / Romaji LyricsEnglish Translation
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Kanashimi ni nuetori naku

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The night bird calls out in sadness.

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A ga kaeri misuredo hana wa chirinubeshi
Nagusamuru kokoro wa kenuru ga gotoku

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When I turn to look, the flowers had all fallen away.
It was as if all comfort had vanished from the world.

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Aratayo ni kamutsudoite
Yo wa ake nuetori naku

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As the gods leave to gather in the new world,
Day breaks, and the night bird calls out.

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Saku hana wa kami ni koinomu
Ikeru yo ni a ga mi kanashimo
Ime wa kenu...

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The blossoms beseech the gods.
"Even though in this world we may know grief and suffering,"
"Our dreams shall never die..."

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Ikeru yo ni a ga mi kanashimo
Ime wa kenu uramite chiru

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"Even though in this world we may know grief and suffering,"
"Our dreams shall never die," and they fall from the branch in anger.

Lyrics obtained from Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence DVD.

Translated and transliterated by Nahald

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