A letter to myself

So I’ve finally watched Before Midnight, there is this last part where Jesse tried to make up with Celine after a huge argument at the hotel. They were at a cafe. Jesse took a piece of serviette from the table and pretended to read from the imaginary words on it. He told her that he […]

Bus 11: The 80-year-old salesman

It was already dark, around 7.30pm. We had just escaped from the terrible traffic jam. The road was still wet from the rain. The bus driver stop outside Lam Wah Ee Hospital, just before the last stop, which is also my stop. He went to take a toilet break and asked us to wait for […]

The dining table

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 […]