Kola’s Day at The Beach
This is the story of a little boy name Kola and the adventure he had one day at the beach.
Kola was curious about everything around him. Living on an island where there are so many beautiful things to see he wanted to discover it all. He grew up in the island of Oahu in the state of Hawaii in a town called Waianae.
The island he grew up on was beautiful beyond words. On one side of the island were mountains shaped like wide cones covered from top to bottom with a green shiny carpet of wet grass. On the other side of the island was the ocean as far as the eye could see. The water is three shades of light blue, dark blue and sometimes purple. As the waves rolled in and out the colors blended like a kaleidoscope till it looked like beams of colors bouncing off the water.
At night when the sun set it turned from a blazing fire to clouds of red, orange purple and brown hanging from the sky like a heavy hammock. Often at night the ships and boats would sail out towards the horizon to catch a glimpse of the beautiful sunset. And every night there was a different sunset.
Sometimes, Momma, Keola and his younger brother Joseph would go to the beach in the early evening and have their dinner while watching the sunset.
When the tide was low the men and young boys would take a net out to