Kosmikud - Optimisti lugu (English translation)

Estonian

Optimisti lugu

Tüdruk naaberpalatist
Ta silmad on söed
Jõudsin tasse armuda
Palavik pea kohal kokku lööb
 
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
 
Kaks nädalat
Ja juba viidi ta minema
Teist nõnda lühikest suhet
Oma elust ma ei mäleta
 
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
 
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
 
Minust ei ole veel tulijat
Palun oota, mõni päev läheb veel
Surm meid ühendab
Sinu uues korteris kohtume
 
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
Tallinna matusebüroo
On lõpp-peatus sinule ja minule
Tallinna matusebüroo
On tööandja mitmele inimesele
 
Tallinna matusebüroo
Tallinna matusebüroo
Tallinna matusebüroo
Tallinna matusebüroo
 
Submitted by nykti-eoikuia on Wed, 25/01/2017 - 02:40
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English translation

Optimist's Song

The girl from the neighboring hospital room
Her eyes were coals
I managed to fall for her
Fever rose overhead1
 
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
 
Two weeks
and already she was taken away.
I don't remember there to have been another relationship as short as that in my life
 
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
 
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is the final stop for you and for me
The funeral bureau Tallinn
is an employer for several people
 
I'm not one to come yet
Please wait, it'll take some days more
Death unites us
In your new flat, we'll meet
 
  • 1. imagine that fever is like waves that splash together overhead and then overwhelm you; that is a more exact impression
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Submitted by nykti-eoikuia on Wed, 25/01/2017 - 03:42
Author's comments:

As Tallinn is the capital of Estonia, the chorus of this song reminds me how people tend to travel to better-bigger hospitals in big towns.

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