The best chance for a restaurateur in Taiwan is to be good-looking, win some kind of international competition, and also have switched careers to pursue a driving passion involving food.
At a time of increased tension in national politics, and a sharp crackdown on press freedom, the oasis of Changi International is a welcome one.
Sixty bottles of wine, two-hundred cans of beer, ten russian salads, five platters of Manchego cheese, twelve bags of crackers, three bags of chips, fifteen bowls of hummus, three plates of fried peppers, three cakes, two coffee thermoses, fifty wine glasses...
I started to panic, but S talked me through it, told me to hold the panic small and tight until we got indoors. I managed because she was holding me.
My dad hadn't seen it in years.
To cure the soul by means of the senses, and the senses by means of the soul
The salad won.
A roti? Of course a roti.
I told her I hate it, so she told me she hates me but still puts up with me because life isn’t fair.