It Doesn't Have To Be That Way / そうじゃなくてもいいのに (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1973

Snowy nights and Christmas lights,Icy windowpanes,Make me wish that we could beTogether again.And the windy winter avenuesJust don't seem the same,And the Christmas carols sound like blues,But the choir is not to blame.雪の降る夜 輝くクリスマスイルミネーションほら 窓ガラスも凍ってる僕はこう願っているんだ僕たちまた一緒に過ごせるかな風の強い冬の通りは以前とは同じじゃない様子クリスマスキャロルがブル...

Age / エイジ (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1973

I've been up and down and around and 'round and back againI've been so many places I can't remember where or when良かったこと 落ち込んだこと繰り返しながら 再び戻ってきたよとても沢山の場所に行ったけどそれがどこで いつのことだったかは思い出せないけれどAnd my only boss was the clock on the wall and my only friendNever really was a friend at all壁に掛かった時計だけが僕のボスで友達でもあった本当の友達...

Photographs And Momories / 写真と思い出 (Jim Croce / ジム・クローチ)1972

Photographs and memoriesChristmas cards you sent to meAll that I have are theseTo remember you写真と想い出きみからもらったクリスマス・カード僕が持っているのはこれで全部きみを思い出すためのものMemories that come at nightTake me to another timeBack to a happier dayWhen I called you mine夜にやってくる想い出は僕を別な時代へ連れて行くあの楽しかった日々きみを僕のものと呼べていた日々But we sure had a goo...

Walkin' Back To Georgia / ジョージアに帰ろう (Jim Croce / ジム・クローチ)1972

I'm walkin' back to GeorgiaAnd I hope, she will take me backNothin' in my pocketsAnd all I own is upon my backジョージアに歩いて帰ってる途中さあの娘が僕を迎えてくれるのを祈ってるポケットはすっからかんで僕が持ってるのはこのバック一つさBut she's the girl who said she loved meOn that hot dusty Macon roadAnd if she's still around, I'm gonna settle downWith that hard lovin' Georgia girlでもあの娘は僕を...

Alabama Rain / アラバマの雨 (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1973

Lazy days in mid JulyCountry Sunday mornin'Dusty haze on summer highwaysSweet magnolia callin'7月半ば けだるいある日田舎町の日曜の朝のこと夏のハイウェイはくすんだもやがかかり甘いモクレンの香りが立ちこめてるBut now and then I find myselfThinkin' of the daysWhen we were walkin' in the Alabama Rainでもときどき 僕は自分を振り返る想い出すのさアラバマの雨のなかきみと二人で歩いていた時をDrive in movies, ...

New York's Not My Home / ニューヨークは好きじゃない (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1972

Well things were spinnin' round meAnd all my thoughts were cloudyAnd I had begun to doubt all the things that were me僕のまわりで色んなことが渦巻いてる頭でなかの考えがすべて曇ってるんだ僕は疑い始めてしまったんだ僕自身のことをすべてをBeen in so many placesYou know I've run so many racesAnd looked into the empty faces of the people of the nightAnd something is just not right, 'cause I knowいろんなと...

I Got A Name / アイ・ガッタ・ネイム (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1973

Like the pine trees lining the winding roadI've got a nameI've got a nameLike the singing bird and the croaking toadI've got a nameI've got a name曲がりくねった道に沿った松の木のように僕には名前がある僕には名前があるんだ歌を口ずさむ鳥や沿道で鳴くカエルのように僕には名前がある僕はこの世に生まれたのさAnd I carry it with me like my daddy didBut I'm living the dream that he kept hidMoving me down the ...

Lover's Cross / ラヴァーズ・クロス (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1973

Guess that it was bound to happenWas just a matter of timeBut now I've come to my decisionAnd it's one of the painful kind必ずそうなる時間の問題って思ってたんだ今 僕は結論に至ったそれはとても辛いことなんだけど'Cause now it seems that you wanted a martyrJust a regular guy wouldn't doBut baby I can't hang upon no lover's cross for you君は普通の奴ならとてもできないまるで愛の殉教者を欲しがってたでもね...

Tomorrow's Gonne Be A Brighter Day / 明日はもっといい日 (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1972

Well, I'm sorry for the things that I told youBut words only go so farAnd if I had my wayI would reach into heavenAnd I'd pull down a star for a presentAnd I'd make you a chain out of diamondsAnd pearls from a summer seaBut all I can give you is a kiss in the morningAnd a sweet apology君に言ったこと 申し訳なく思うよでも言葉じゃ伝わんないんだよもし思うようにできたら天に手を伸ばして君のプレゼントと...

Operator (That's Not The Way It Feels) / オペレーター (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1972

Operator, well could you help me place this call?See, the number on the matchbook is old and faded.She's living in L. A. with my best old ex-friend Ray,A guy she said she knew well and sometimes hated.オペレーターさんこの電話つないでもらえますか?はい マッチ箱に書いた電話番号が古くなって消えかかってるんです彼女はL.Aに住んでますかつての僕の親友のレイと一緒に彼は彼女がよく知ってるけど時々嫌いになる...

A Long Time Ago / ずっと昔 (Jim Croce / ジム・クロウチ)1972

Seems like such a long time ago I was walking on a lonely road Getting tired of dreamin' alone Like all the lonely people I had known だいぶ前のことのように思えるけど僕は孤独に過ごしていた一人夢見ることに疲れていたんだ多くの孤独な人々のようにねSeems like such a long time ago There was no one who would share my song I was just a boy far from home But I became a man when you came along だいぶ前のこ...