It's triple-witching multi-culti day.Pity the poor inhabitants of Vancouver’s Chinatown, who are tugged in even more directions. The Winter Olympics shortened the lunar new year festival and parade. And I’m sure the crowds made a seat at a decent restaurant impossible to find on Valentine’s night. Vancouver – a jewel of a city, but not so much this week.
Gung Hee Fat Choy! Happy Valentine's Day! Today our church is also celebrating Fat Tuesday a couple of days early by feasting on jambalaya, red velvet cake, and assorted high-cholesterol comestibles.
We're now playing bingo. Which other (mild) vices may we indulge before Lent begins?
Monday, February 15, 2010
A Perfect Storm (But No Snow) in Vancouver
Yesterday we posted separately on Facebook and Twitter [Re-typing betrayed my lack of skills in social media. Didn't follow single entry only, one of the axioms of modern electronic data-processing]