Kanak drehu love poem, a translation of French poetry "la glace". Drehu is the language she speaks, and my verses, have all the mirror of, sun and ocean that surrounds it, to reflect her. She never succeeded in speaking the language of the masculine gente, besides, can she succeed in doing it?
Drehu is the language of the chiefs, of Lifou, one of the Loyalty Islands. This Austronesian language is spoken by 16,000 people. It is one of the Kanak languages with a regional language status.