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Old 10-06-2007, 21:50   #1
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King Kamehameha week

A week of celebration for the only Royal Family of the USA.

Kamehameha I, also known as Kamehameha the Great, (c. 1758 1819), conquered the Hawaiian Islands and formally established the Kingdom of Hawai?i in 1810. By developing alliances with the major Pacific colonial powers, Kamehameha preserved Hawaii's independence under his rule. Kamehameha is remembered for the Mamalahoe Kanawai, Law of the Splintered Paddle, which protects human rights of non-combatants in times of battle.
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The face of Hawaii has changed a lot since then....Geeeeeezzzz!!!
"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming: Wow - what a ride!"
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