Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator (ludickid) wrote,
Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator
ludickid

In the midst of the madness, the Scorpions.

With all the other bullshit I have to do I decided to make my first attempt at actually translating a formal text. I chose that classic of Teutonic literature, "Rock You Like a Hurricane" by the Scorpions; all errors, particularly the heinous grammar and frequent subject-object disagreements, are mine, but I actually think I did a pretty good job of making it fit the meter and coming up with alternate lyrics so that everything would sort of rhyme. (What I did, see, was to translate the crappy English lyrics into German, which is completely unnecessary since I am sure the song was written in German to begin with, but it was a fun exercise just the same.)

I am completely convinced that no one on the planet will even understand this, let alone enjoy it, but here it is just the same.

Est früher Morgen. die Sonne kommt heraus
Das Abend rüttelte und wirklich laut
Meine Katze gurren, verkratzt meine Haut
So was ist los mit ein bißchen Haupt?
Das Weibchen ist hungrig, und sie muß sage
Es gibt neuen Plätze und zum mehr Tage
So geben sie Zollen und Füße auch
Ich habe zu gehen, ist Zeit für ein Rauch

Hier bin ich
Gelage mag ein Hurrikan
Hier bin ich
Gelage mag ein Hurrikan

Mein Körper brennt, beginnt zu schreien
Wunsch kommt, er bricht allein
Bis der Sturm lose bricht, Lust in den Rahmen
Ich muß das ich wähle, sie mit nur bilden jemand
Jetzt Ich muß gehen, die Nacht benennt
Der Wolf ist hungrig, er stößt und brennt
Er leckt seine Lippen, gewinnt für mich
Auf der Jagd abend für Liebe am erst Stich

Hier bin ich
Gelage mag ein Hurrikan
Hier bin ich
Gelage mag ein Hurrikan


I considered writing an annotated text for this, but HOW MUCH OF A FUCKING DORK DO YOU THINK I AM?
Tags: junk, music
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