１．むらがらす (The craws)
Plot: There is a man who visits the geisha’s tea house. He drinks sake, talks and enjoy the fun with a geisha through the night ‘til the next morning. Then, on the way back home as he walks he thinks he is a crow.
A group of craw, in a morning, a craw flying out from a cherry blossom, its wings are wet because of the spring rain.
Drinking sake with joy and forgetting the hours passed by as the geisha plays shamisen (an old Japanese guitar)
Ah, the bell has rang, tiring.
- 当った当った （Lucky lucky)
Plot: In the story of Kabuki and Hanafuda, there is a man with a gun. He is trying to kill a boar; however, it is also raining so he can’t use the gun. It seems like the boar is in luck.
Lucky lucky Oh! Good heavens!
Hanafuda card, a heavy rain
The story of Kabuki, ep5, a boar and unusable gun
3.浮気同志 （A love affair)
Plot: There is an affair between a man and a woman. The author emphasizes “water” instead of typical traditional Japanese tea in which it interprets the simple, non-materialistic and passionate love.
An unavoidable accident
In a tiny room, about 8m2
Only the sound of boiling water can be heard, no tea, just water
The winds that blow through the pine trees
4.槍さび （Rusted spear)
Plot: The song is about honoring past people who dedicated in a traditional festival of a village.
Honor is not rusted
Remember the past
The way I hold my spear, clamp it between my waist and arm
Eh yu sa a sa
Yoi yoi yoi yoi
En ya sa
He, up on the ceiling, giving his commands
His privilege is not rusted
Those who carried festival props, in the past, are not forgotten.
- 夜の雨 (Evening rain)
Plot: The story about a geisha who is waiting for her lover to come in the night. She waits for so long. Even though he doesn’t come, she can still hear his voice.
I wonder if he will come
A paper frog, how charming is it
Bugs, please tell me
Clove-fragment candles are already off by now
Oh, there is something
Eh the master’s voice.