183: A Reluctant Step Forward
The version of Futatabi (Reprise) for Spirited Away that’s sung by Hirahara Ayaka is so beautiful.
Specifically based off a comment Journey made about the music (“the note plays against the harmony, but in such a way that we know it’ll resolve in the next phrase. a step forward but a . . . reluctant one somehow“) and these lines in the song:
(When I decided to believe in going on [forward], the door opened and a light shone before me…)
* I’m going to tag this as “fanart” because it is, in a way.