bambooXZX's personal blog, mostly dedicated to song lyrics translation from Japanese to English.


Clannad ~After Story~ – Toki wo Kizamu Uta

Lia, Clannad ~After Story~ OP

My thoughts on this song, copied from youtube:

This is easily my favorite song from this season. Interesting notes: Part of the tune is from the background track 同じ高みへ [Onaji Takami e; To the Same Heights], which you may recognize from the basketball episode and during the preparations of the play before the festival. Also, the people who made this song are the same ones responsible for the Gunslinger Girl -Il Teatrino- endings, which were also great. (This would be a good time to suggest you all seek out the track human.)”

Additional impressions with the full version: ;_;

The Song that Passes Time
Lyrics: Maeda Jun
Composition: Maeda Jun
Vocal: Lia

I’m looking only at the falling hourglass –
If I turn it over, look, it starts again.
I wonder, will I someday be able to enter
The advancing time that only passed by?

Halfway on the hill that only you passed over,
Many warm spots of sunlight appeared.
I, alone here,
Think back on your kind warmth.

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