Oku Aho La

03:47
Te Vaka
2015
Opetaia Foai

Lyrics

OKU AHO LA (My sunny days)
Lyrics & Music - Opetaia Foa'i 

Oku aho la

verse1

tatau fakamakeke
e iloa lelei
ko au e he sese
i te hakiliga
koi tele auala i luma  
kikila atu ite aho
lalolagi te matafi
na uiga kino

prech

oi taofi te ua
kaumai toku aho la
fakatali na aho uma

chorus:

lalo luga te faiga nei  
mafai na suiga
luga lalo olaga nei
fai ke lelei

verse 2:

nofo i luga o te kilitai
he motu ma fa’ase’e
i luga o toku fale
moemiti au ki aho ki mua
takoto telefua
takele i te la

bridge:

te avanoa tenei kua pa mai
tuku mai ae pukupuku te taimi nei
ke malohi to taumafai
fakaali to alofa
muamua loto vena

verse 3:

te malie
manako ke lelei
kae malili ifo ki lalo
aue e muhu ai au
heai he mea pito te manaia
matala malie toku mafaufau i te la

My sunny days

verse 1

got to be strong know well
i'm not wrong
searched hard still got a long way to go
i look forward to the day
when the world insane fades away

 

prech

go on stop the rain
bring me my sunny days
in my sunny days
i look forward to every day

chorus

down up the way it goes
we can change that
up down life goes
but we can make it good

verse 2

i want to stay above sea level
on an island with a lean-to
dream about the days to come
lying naked soaking in the sun

 

bridge

opportunity is here
given to us but a brief moment
stand strong resolute
show your love always
a winning heart when it’s like that

verse 3

it’s funny when i want it good
soon comes crumbling down
still i refuse there’s nothing so fine
let the sun relax my mind

 

Music and Lyrics Opetaia Foa'i

© Spirit of Play Productions/Opetaia Foa'i 

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