diɬəxʷ kʷi čəxʷʔah ʔal tiʔaʔ
This is why I am here.
By David Spencer Sr.


diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
(This is what I am here.)

tux̌ʷəxʷ čəd ɬast̕ilibyidəxʷ kʷi tuluƛ̕luƛ̕čəɬ
tux̌ʷəxʷ čəd ɬast̕ilibyidəxʷ kʷi tuluƛ̕luƛ̕čəɬ
tux̌ʷəxʷ čəd ɬast̕ilibyidəxʷ kʷi tuluƛ̕luƛ̕čəɬ
tux̌ʷəxʷ čəd ɬast̕ilibyidəxʷ kʷi tuluƛ̕luƛ̕čəɬ
(I will still sing for our ancestors.)

diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
diɬəxʷ kʷi cəxʷʔahəxʷ ʔal tiʔaʔ
(This is what I am here.)

huy gʷəst̕ilibtəgʷəl čəɬ ʔal tiʔaʔ
(We shall sing to each other here.)

huy gʷəstix̌dugʷələxʷ čəɬ ʔal tiʔaʔ
(We shall take care of each other here.)