Danielle Taty’ana Maile Samson-Cabral
Teen had deep mind and soul
According to Hawaiian legend, the moon goddess Hina lives in the cave at the foot of Rainbow Falls, an 80-foot waterfall renowned for its morning rainbow. Ten miles from the cave is Hilo High School, her alma mater.
Danielle Taty’ana Maile Samson-Cabral, 18, was accidentally shot in the head at her home in Pahoa, Hawaii. She died on September 24, 2018 around 11 p.m., when the moon goddess would have likely been shining.