Photo of the artist Reol

Ten to one

Reol


nanoka de choito tenchi sōzō
ato wa mina go jiyū ni dōzo
warui koto o kangaetsuita no naraba
maru tto anoyo e motte iki na yo

ikenai koto wa san-sai de shitta
toshi kutte mo manabanai
kantan na koto dekizu shimai
nasakenai anta da tte ushirometai

ichi kara tō made norikonase jinsei hau tū
taezukimatte muteki de aritaidesu, o hayaku

zero kara ichi o umidase
shinka suru bunka to shinjū misui
benri-sa tebanashite boku-ra mune o hareru kai
kyokuron, uwaki o shite mo barenakattara banbanzai
ā taisō medetai na
sekihan taite okun nan shi

tsurai koto nara futa-ka de nare kko
mahi shite ōkei, yatte ikeru
tanoshi-sa risoku wari ni awanu kedo
waratte waraeyo

ichi kara tō made yatte ran nai kōsei daruku
shinu magiwa kurai mukuwaretai desu, kanarazu

mō jū-chū hachi kyū sen man kitto o zettai ni henkan
kyō mo saenai kekka ā iya da
kōfuku no kanpu chōdai na ōku wa naku te ī
tada machidōshī na to omou
asu ga are ba sore de ī ya

shiku hakku shite teawase
kanpeki ja nai ganji-garame
go tsugō shugi no mina-sama
hara hette n da gokuraku negawaku ba

mō jū-chū hakku sen man kitto o zettai ni henkan
matte kore ja keisan awanai na
kōfuku no kanpu chōdai na ōku wa naku te ī
tada machidōshī na to omou asu o negau no da

Meiji, Shōwa, Taishō, Heisei, Edo
bunmei kaika da San kitta atama o tatake
clap your hands up
yō-ka-me wa nan da?

waga gozō roppu no hakaba