“Hoe a Mau” by Makua Laiana, 1878.

Pull For The Shore.

Gospel Songs p. 66.

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Hoe ikaika, sela, kokoke ao.
Mao ae o nalu, he awa mau.
Ino ka holo, sela, ane nae i pau.
Ee ae ma ka waapaa, sela, hoe a mau. Continue reading

More mele, 1919.

HE MAU MELE HAWAII.

(That this generation do not possess.)

Maikai ke kuahiwi nani na mauna,
Ka aula wai o Namolokama;
E o ana ia Mamalahoa,
I hoohoa i hoa Kupakoili.
Ka lihau wai anu o Maunahina,
Ua aunei i ka la’i me he polope a la.
Ka-kakaha me he lupe la i ka malie.
Oiaio oia paha e! Continue reading