English Translation of Lyrics
(Get out of your cage)
It all starts right here, right now
Let’s picture what we can do
Unbelievable things might happen
But we can overcome them all
(For our dreams)
Our dreams are born from nothing and take us (fly) to that shining sky
(Spread your wings)
I want to spread my wings
Now here I go, with the greatest smile on my face
Let’s set out to an unknown world
(Go to another world)
We’ll be the ones to choose and decide the future
Let’s chase after our dreams
There will be times when we cry, but they will be precious memories
Don’t fade away
I’m sure you’ll be able to meet your future self
(Get out of your cage)
Working Hard for the Money
Hataraku Maou-sama! (The Devil is a Part-Timer!) is very high up on my personal favorites for this anime season. It does a lot of things right to make itself stand out in an ideal way.
Synopsis: Devil King Sadao is only one step away from conquering the world when he is beaten by Hero Emilia and forced to drift to the other world: modern-day Tokyo. As “conquering the world” are the only skills the Devil King possesses—and are obviously unnecessary in his new situation—he must work as a freeter to pay for his living expenses!
Pleasantly unique would be a great description for this anime. Hataraku Maou-sama! takes the fish-out-of-water premise and spruces it up, with large doses of hilarious and interesting results.
I could never imagine a story in my wildest imaginations where people from another world (we are talking about a fantasy land with stuff like demons, warriors and powerful sorcery flying around) must seek part-time employment to survive in modern-day Japan.
Nhan-Fiction Note: What a day and age we live in … And the typo in the second-to-last gif makes me sad.
“I love life in spite of all that mars it. I love friendship, jokes and laughter.”
- Tahar Ben Jelloun
Nhan-Fiction Note: This was back when Family Guy was still good. I used to love the show so much that my old username in gaming was “Phamily Guy.” I miss those days.
Nhan-Fiction Note: This penguin’s troll waddle afterward is just too much. XD
Nhan-Fiction Note: What happened to you, China? You used to be cool.
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“If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.”
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“Passion surprises. One doesn’t search it. It can happen to you tomorrow.”
- Isabelle Adjani