Also known as 細野 晴臣 - 薔薇と野獣, this is the tenth track from Haruomi Hosono's debut release "Hosono House" (1973).
Lyrics translated by YouTube user K Tanaka (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqia9OxPs1N0txKDaAWjwVg): The Rose and the Beast - Hosono Haruomi
Although my house is protected by thorns of roses my fingers are a little frightened by the sound of lightning.
The shadow of the town being reflected in a mountain has faded with the sunset so angels, who came from the milk-colored sky are patting me on the shoulder.
Let me have a sweet, sweet dream Please don't shake me awake. And I'm still sleeping now.
La la la la....
I'm still sleeping with my house protected by thorns of roses I hum to the dark melody which is running about in my head.
La la la...
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