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[Gintama 662 Translation by Kewl0210]
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Bottom Left Insert: The flames of despair are relentless...
Guys: I can't believe it...
Utsu: ...It's too bad.
The one and only stalwart that was able to drive me into a corner in my entire, long life...
was on this planet... where I can accept infinite life force,
and was thus blown away in an instant like so much trash.
Utsu: It seems I was right. The only one that can kill me
Right Insert: The approaching moment of the end...
Title: Lesson 662
Things Without Ends
Author: Sorachi Hideaki
Shin: I can't move.
Shin: My body...
Shin: is getting tangled
in the chains of despair.
SFX: DO DO DO DO
is fighting with everything they have, but I...
is fighting until they're too wounded to continue, but I...
SFX: ZUZU... (DRGG)
Gin: Stand up, dammiiiit!!
Shin: I have no anger
or sadness welling up in me.
can't believe what I'm seeing.
the world being destroyed.
Before anything like that happens,
we're going to be destroyed
by that one monster.
We've realized it now.
That's not something we can resist agaisnt.
It's not something we can reject.
From the moment they're born,
how a person's life ends is already decided.
can escape from that law.
is that law itself.
The law of death has appeared before us in human form.
Utsu: ---Finally, some good looks on some faces.
Yes, that's right.
You were born to die.
Idly resisting against that divine providence is not something you can do.
All you can do, is when you're old and awaiting your final moments,
to close your eyes
and quietly fall into a slumber.
All you can do is cast aside that sword,
and accept me, Death.
Dad: A samurai's katana... It's not something to be sheathed in a scabbard.
It's something you sheathe in your own soul.
The era we live in may no longer have any need for Samurai,
but no matter how the era we live in changes,
people cannot forget.
even if a time comes to cast aside your sword,
do not lose
Dad: that honest sword you keep in your heart.
Shin: ---That father of mine
left us with the words
of never casting aside your sword, no matter what.
And he passed away
with his eyes still open.
Even at death, he didn't divert his eyes.
Until his final moment,
kept searching for them.
were not born to die.
Even if I lost my beloved father,
even if this body of mine is destroyed,
Shin: for things that do not end,
for things that do not change,
alive here and now.
SFX: MISHI MISHI
Until the final moment
I will not shut my eyes.
And I will not let go of this sword.
Shin: Father, your sword
still lives on inside me...
Utsu: That was a nice swing. That first one.
SFX: MISHI MISHI MISHI
Utsu: What is this...?
SFX: POTA (DRIP)
Utsu: It can't be.
Insert: A ray of hope...?!