Being here is like being in a work of art. Macalister Mansion, built in the early 1900s. Yes, it is a mansion converted into a boutique hotel located along Macalister Road in Penang. It is named in honour of Sir Norman Macalister, one of the first British Governors of Penang, formerly known as Prince of […]
I remember every night during dinner, I would stare at the pattern on the dining table that looks like the side of a woman’s face, trying to imprint it in my mind.
We used to cramp together at a small dining table, seven of us, to have dinner every night. It was crowded and noisy. Then, we moved to a bigger house, I was eight. Naturally, a bigger dining table set was bought. It was a wooden square table, with two chairs on every side. We sat […]