SHAKA .........HANG LOOSE.....ALOHA

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+SHAKA……..HANG LOOSE ….ALOHA…
WHAT ELSE IS THERE TO SAY_

_According to the Honolulu Star-Bulletin….
Prevailing local lore credited the gesture to Hamana Kalili of Laie, who lost the three middle fingers of his right hand while working at the Kahuku Sugar Mill.
Kalili was then shifted to guarding the sugar train, and his all-clear wave of thumb and pinkie is said to have evolved into the SHAKA as children imitated the gesture.
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Another theory relates the origin of the SHAKA to the Spanish immigrants, who folded their middle fingers and took their thumbs to their lips as a friendly gesture to represent sharing a drink with the natives they met in Hawaii.

Yet another theory relates the origin to visiting Whalers who signaled a catch with a “tails up” Shaka.

1.PENCIL DRAWING OF MY SHAKA
(YES THAT’S MY ACTUAL HAND THAT POSED FOR THIS!!!)_
2.TOUCHED UP WITH my personal magic wand
3.ADDED CROPPED PIECES OF LONGTALL GLASS OF WATER WITH DRAW 6

DEDICATED TO THE SHAKA……….ALOHA
WHEREVER YOU GO….
WHOEVER YOU SEE….
THROW THEM A SHAKA………..ALOHA

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