Written by Sam Liʻa Kalāinaina and gifted to Ginger Auna at Christmas for her and her husband John who was fulfilling his military service in Vietnam at the time. The song highlights Sam’s love for Waipiʻo Valley and describes its beauty in detail. The song, and Ginger’s manaʻo about it, illustrate Sam’s generosity in writing and gifting songs to others.
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