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The Tree of Life

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Album / Collection: Sora no Sphere
Track # 11

Lyrics by Akino Arai
Music by Akino Arai, Hokari Hisaaya
Arrangement by Hokari Hisaaya

Original / Romaji LyricsEnglish Translation
Lyrics from
ichiwa no tori ga tondeiru
oka no ue  kaze no naka

Lyrics from
A single bird is flying
Over the hills, on the wind

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sekaiju no ki ni su wo tsukuri
naku koe wa uchuu made

Lyrics from
It nests in the world tree, [1]
its voice crying out to the universe

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kaeritai na (VARUHARA e)
demo doko e?
ikitai no?

Lyrics from
I want to return (to Valhalla)
But to where
do I want to go?

Lyrics from
tooi asa  niji no se wo wataru
ano hi mo hitorikiri
mirai wa kiri no naka hikaru
yasashii taiyou no youni

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I cross the rainbow's arch, to the distant morning
I was all alone then
The future shines through the fog
Like the gentle sun

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izumi no fuchi ni maioriru
ikanaide  yume no tori

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In the depths of the fountain
the dream bird swoops - don't go!

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anata e tsuzuku sora no mon
mamoru no wa bara no toge

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The gates of your sky
Are guarded by rose thorns

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dare no tame ni (VARUHARA e)
ochite shimau
fukai sora e

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For whose sake
do I fall so far (to Valhalla)
into the deep sky?

Lyrics from
tooi tabi  dokomade demo yuku
kokoro togireru made
yaketsuku hoshi no hi wo mune ni
sore dake ga unmei no you ni

Lyrics from
No matter where this long journey takes me,
The smoldering fire of the stars
makes my heart skip a beat
Only that, as if it were fate

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I see the Tree of Life...

Lyrics from
I see the Tree of Life...

[1] This refers to Yggdrasil, the world tree of Norse mythology.

Translated and transliterated by ArtemisA

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