A hula, 1896.

KA LEHUA UA KEA

(HULA)

Auhea wale oe ke ala
E maalo nei i kuu maka
Ua kuhi au aia la me oe
O kuu lei ahihi i ka uka
A heaha la hoi keia
A ka nui manu ae wa nei
Me he la e i mai ana
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Now this is how it is done, 1919.

MAUI BEAUTY SONG

I Maui au a huli hoi mai,
Loheia mai ana ua meahou,
Ma ka leka au a i ike iho ai,
Na hana hakuepa a ka lokoino;
Owau ka i lawe olelo ia,
He kahuna lapaau hoopunipuni,
O ko’u Makua lani maluna,
O ko’u mua ia ma ka’u hana.
O Kona mana piha ko’u aahu,
O Kana olelo ka’u ai ia,
Ka Uhane Hemolele ko’u Alakai,
A kuu kino a e haaheo nei. Continue reading