若当来世 (ruò dāng lái shì) (English translation)
Lingering dream means something keeps 'haunting' you in a dream, meaning you long for / miss it. For example, the idiom '魂牵梦萦', meaning to long for something.
Note acacia tree in chinese is 相思树 meaning "Lovesickness tree" (there's a whole story behind it, I think there were two lovers, one of them was captured or died in a war, the other committed suicide and both were buried under an acacia tree)
If it were the next life
- 1. Meaning hardships
- 2. Literally: "For the soul's yearnings in a lingering dream”. This phrase looks similar to the idiom '魂牵梦萦', so a yearning in a lingering dream implies longing.
- 3. Involuntarily
- 4. A long time
- 5. Note acacia tree in chinese is 相思树 meaning "Lovesickness tree" (there's a whole story behind it). In context, this refers to the 苦情树 in the donghua (chinese anime).
- 6. Like the phase of the moon
- 7. Could also mean 'heart'
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