Saigo no Fuyu

Words by Watase Maki/Music by Koyanagi Masanori/Arrangement by LINDBERG, Sugai Yukio*, Kaminaga Kouichi**

Kono fuyu saigo no baagenseeru Onna no ko tachi de nigiwau butikku
(This winter's last bargain sale The boutique was crowded with women)
Fui ni shikai saegiru Se no takai shiruetto Yukkuri miageta hitomi no naka ni
(Unexpectedly my view was obstructed by a tall silhouette Slowly raising my eyes)

Ano ni no mama no anata ga ita Omoide yori tooku Dare yori mo chikaku
(You were [there] just as you were in those days, farther than memories, closer than anyone)
Yatto no omoi de ieta kotoba wa "Konnichi wa" no tatta hitokoto dake
(At last [with difficulty] the only words I could say was "Good day")

Naze futari wa koko de Mata deaate shimatta no?
(Why did we have to meet here again?)
Nee Anata wa Ima nani wo omotteiru no?
(What are you thinking now?)

Surechigatta ato de Kanojo no se wo yasashiku oshinagara
(After we passed each other While gently pushing her back)
Mise wo deteku Ushiro sugata ni
(You left the store [Watching your] back)

Atarimae dakedo Mou anata wa anata no
(Although it [should only be] natural)
Jikan wo ikiteru koto ga Fushigi datta no
(It [seemed] strange that you are already living your own life)

Furikaeranai no wa Kanojo no tame? Soretomo
(The reason you didn't turn back Was it because of her? Or)
Mada tomadoi kakusenai Watashi no tame na no?
(Was it because of me who couldn't hide my confusion still?)

Hontou wa ano hi kara Zutto kokoro no dokoka de
(The truth is maybe ever since that day Somewhere in my heart)
Watashi wa kono hi wo Matteita no kamoshirenai
(I've been waiting for this day)

Anata to no aida wo Hito no nami ga umeteku
(The crowd is burying [the distance] between us)
Yagate futari no omoide mo Toki ni umorete yuku
(Soon our memories too will be buried in time)

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* This given name has three pronunciations: Kouki, Sachio, and Yukio.
** This given name has three pronunciations: Kouichi, Hiroichi, and Hirokazu.