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  IMG_0846.JPG - I made the customary ritual sequence of prayers, then called Madame Pele to make offerings to her and her retinue:  E Pele, E Pele, E Pele, Ae aia la o Pele!  As I chanted this, a haunting tune came into my mind and transformed my chant.... it was far more than I alone doing the chant.  Emerging from the cave, I saw a woman dressed in red  wandering nearby.  She waited until I was about 100 yards away, then peered inside the cave, then back at me...  
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I made the customary ritual sequence of prayers, then called Madame Pele to make offerings to her and her retinue: E Pele, E Pele, E Pele, Ae aia la o Pele! As I chanted this, a haunting tune came into my mind and transformed my chant.... it was far more than I alone doing the chant. Emerging from the cave, I saw a woman dressed in red wandering nearby. She waited until I was about 100 yards away, then peered inside the cave, then back at me...
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