Because the Rains Tread Upon Them

I mohala no ka lehua i ke ke‘eke‘ehi ‘ia e ka ua.
Lehua blossoms unfold because the rains tread upon them. It is the rain that brings forth the lehua blossoms.



‘Ōhi‘a lehua photographed on Hawaii Island’s Mauna Loa Trail in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.