It is currently OP/ED A Day’s Engrish block. That means every song for two weeks has to feature Engrish in some way. I, being the Naruto fan I am, chose the series’ first ending, Wind. I could explain what’s going on, but I think you’ll get the clearest picture simply by reading the following lyrics:

Cultivate your hunger before you idealise.
Motivate your anger to make them all realise.
Climbing the mountain, never coming down.
Break into the contents, never falling down.

My knee is still shaking, like I was twelve,
Sneaking out of the classroom, by the back door.
A man railed at me twice though, but I didn’t care.
Waiting is wasting for people like me.

Don’t try to live so wise.
Don’t cry ‘cause you’re so right.
Don’t dry with fakes or fears,
’Cause you will hate yourself in the end.

Don’t try to live so wise.
Don’t cry ‘cause you’re so right.
Don’t dry with fakes or fears,
’Cause you will hate yourself in the end.

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Don’t try to live so wise.
Don’t cry ‘cause you’re so right.
Don’t...

If I’m not mistaken, there are only two coherent lines in there, one of which is repeated. I don’t know about you, but I’m of the opinion that this ending takes the Engrish cake.

Here’s the ED:

Title: Wind| Artist: Akeboshi | Show: Naruto


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