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I Am From Hawaii

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    My Early Years In Paradise.

    I was born in the Pink Palace,which is now Tripler Army Hospital in Oahu .My parents was of asian ancestry but 2nd and 3rd generation on the islands.I remember going to school barefooted and playing marbles in the school yard.On saturday at the local theater they would show two...
    StuPedaso StuPedaso 61-65, M 2 Responses Jan 11, 2011

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    I was born on the island of Oahu,

    in the state of Hawaii. I was born at Kapiolani Medical Center For Women And Children. Barack Obama was too. I love the friendliness there in Hawaii. (I moved to the mainland in 2009) I love how even though there is still bad in Hawaii, that people band together and help out...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jun 6, 2014

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    Flown Here Not Grown Here But I Got Aloha

    Aloha everyone . I am Ryan im 21 and live kona side of the Big Island ive been here for about 5 years now on and off and love the people, the land and the oceans that surround my new Ohana . Have made some of the best friends and had some of the most memorable times in my 5 years...
    AwakingDreamWalker AwakingDreamWalker 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2010

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    Life In Paradise

    My name is Ray, I used to live in Jersey for about 20 yrs, moved to Lahaina, Maui about 3 yrs ago and loving every min of it. I own 20 Condo Units here in Lahaina, a Businessman so to speak and loving the Island style of living. My Parents and I are from Asian Corner of our World...
    ray2557 ray2557 51-55, M Nov 5, 2012

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    Hawaii Island is where I am from.

    I am a country girl, born and bred. Learning to be strong and self sufficient is taught from a young age. It has made me the person I am today. My roots will always be there but my branches will travel. Your paradise is my home.
    SweetHawaiianHoney SweetHawaiianHoney 36-40, F Jul 14

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