Not a member? Register now!
Announcements
Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter!
Manga News: Check out these new manga (5/11/15 - 5/17/15).
New Forums: Visit the new forums for Boku no Hero Academia!
Forum News: Cast your votes to determine the best parent in the Anime Showdown.
Translations: One Piece 786 by cnet128 , Bleach 626 by cnet128 , Gintama 542 (2)

Spica 1

Winter Giraffe

en
+ posted by kewl0210 as translation on Jun 28, 2014 06:59 | Go to Spica

-> RTS Page for Spica 1

Reserved for Blue Flor and Be With You Scans

Ok, before I get back to 3-Gatsu I'm gonna do this collection of one-shots that I said I was gonna do a while ago. This first one's really short, but still touching.

[Spica 1 Translation by Kewl0210]
Opening:
[All the text on the title is translated except for the little romanized chapter titles. So uh, you can translate those somewhere on here if you want, but I'm gonna translate them in the actual chapters.]

Page 2:
Titles: Winter Giraffe
Spica
Green Puppy
Flower Cradle
Sunset Candy
While Waiting for Innocence
Bottom: This is a work of fiction. There is no connection to any existing people, groups, or events whatsoever.

Page 3:
Title: Winter Giraffe
Umino Chica
Narration: Papa and I drove the car along the edge of the sea.
We came to a far-away zoo that the we went to before when it was three of us.
Dad: Uwah. Chilly.
Boy: Today is a birthday.
SFX: KEH KEH
Boy: It is not mine.
Dad: Did your cold come back?
SFX: KON KON
Boy: It's not mine, either.
Dad: Here, wipe your nose.
SFX: ZUZU..
Boy: It's Mama's.
Hey, Papa.
Isn't the giraffe cold?
Dad: He must be cold. A lot colder than us.
He's actually from a much hotter country.

Page 4:
Boy: Why did the giraffe come here?
Dad: Well, so he can see the children of countries giraffes can't normally see.
Boy: Then why
isn't anyone coming to see him?
Dad: ............
Mom said the same thing.
Here.
Go buy some carrots at the entrance.
Dad: Huh?
It overturned?!
The *caliper broke?
Asterisk: *...A part of the brake.
Dad: You idiot,
don't give up!!
SFX: KOHO KOHO

Page 5:
Dad: Listen, some European maker is coming, right?
Go to Works and get one.
The installation hole should be the same size.
Boy: Before I was born, Papa used to ride his bike all over the world.
Dad: This is a UAE Rally.
This is a Malaysian Rally.
Thai.
African.
Boy: But when I was born
and my Mama that had been in the hospital for a long time died.
And now Papa's friends ride on the bikes in the photos.
Dad: Hey, Souta.
It's a giraffe.

Page 6:
Souta: Pa......
Bars: The white zoo in the evening
was enveloped by the light of the fireflies overflowing from the speakers.

Page 7:
Bars: One slips into my ears and whispered to me.
Souta: Why?
Why is it here?
Dad: For the children.
For the children.
Bars: I realized......... Maybe
the one that sewed them in place was me?
Both my father as well as the giraffes.........

Page 8:
Dad: Time's about up, Souta.
Hurry and give those carrots to......
Souta?
Bar: from the place they should be
Dad: I see.
It's because it was the three of us here last time, huh............?
I guess I reminded you of that.
Sorry.
Bar: to this place so far away......
Dad: Let's go get something you like to eat, Souta.
What would you like?
Hey, Souta.

Page 9:
Text: <Winter Giraffe>
I saw a winter giraffe at a big park in Izu.
There was a little snow and its breathe was white. I thought a lot when I looked at it.
Probably a little too much, so it appeared in Honey and Clover, too.
The Ferris Wheel in Volume 2 is from the same park.

Have you shown your appreciation today? Click the thanks button or write your appreciation below!

Comments
Add your comment:

Login or register to comment

Benefits of Registration:
    * Interact with hundreds of thousands of other Manga Fans and artists.
    * Upload your own Artwork, Scanlations, Raws and Translations.
    * Enter our unique contests in order to win prizes!
    * Gain reputation and become famous as a translator/scanlator/cleaner!
No comments have been made yet!

Level [B] Translator

About the author:

Alias: kewl0210
Rank: Level [B] Translator
Message: Pm | Email

Author contributions

Translations: 1481
Forum posts: 1312

Quick Browse Manga

Translations of this Chapter

Date Chapter Language Translator
Jul 13, 2014 Omake 1 en kewl0210

Latest Site Releases

Date Manga Ch Lang Uploader
Mar 1 MH Yearbook 2013 Mangahe...
Jan 19 MH Yearbook 2012 1 Mangahe...
Nov 14 Houkago 1 Osso
Nov 14 Oragamura 1 Osso
Nov 14 Kenka 1 Osso
Nov 14 101Kg 1 Osso
Nov 14 Murder 1 Osso
Nov 14 Doubles 1 Osso
Nov 14 Pinknut 1 Osso
Nov 14 Kimagure 1 Osso

Latest Translations

Date Manga Ch Lang Translator
May 24, 2015 Innocent 67 en kewl0210
May 23, 2015 Saike Once Again 22 en Bomber...
May 23, 2015 Busou Shoujo... 2 en Eru13
May 23, 2015 Shokugeki no Souma 118 en Eru13
May 23, 2015 Shokugeki no... 3 en Eru13
May 23, 2015 Hitoribocchi no... 37 en Bomber...
May 23, 2015 Billy Bat 138 en kewl0210
May 22, 2015 One Piece 786 en cnet128
May 22, 2015 Bleach 626 en cnet128
May 22, 2015 Mozuku, Walking! 4 en Sohma Riku