In Answer to Your Prayer (Inochi Version)

from by Hikaru Shirosu

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I am from the disaster area of the earthquake in Japan on March 11th.
I wrote about my experience.
Through this song, I'd like to thank all the people who prayed for Japan.


It just happened and I hit rock bottom
I had no idea what was going on
I just wanted to live peacefully
But the world wouldn't let me

I couldn't take a shower, couldn't even wash my hands
I was getting dirtier day by day
I couldn't go to bed, couldn't even go home
I slept on a cold floor

It just happened and I hit rock bottom
I wanted to go back to my old life
But I had been given a new one
How happy my life had been

I was about to lose myself
I could feel my heart growing dry
And I felt empty
Still, I had to stay alive

When the phones come back
I got a message from my friend saying
"your friends all over the world are worried about you"
So I checked my inbox after midnight

There were lots of messages there
I cried and cried, and no longer felt alone
And I as watched many people pray for my country
I just couldn't stop crying

And I felt my heart become enriched once more
I want you to know, want all of you to know
That your thoughts and your feelings
They reached my heart and saved me

Thanks to you, I can step forward again


from Inochi, released April 26, 2012



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Hikaru Shirosu (born 13 January, 1987) is a Japanese singer, songwriter, arranger and pianist.

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