Father's Day

A man talks on the phone as he looks at the skyline of Shanghai on March 28, 2012. Photo: Reuters

My alcoholic father

My father’s skin was quite dark, but it still couldn’t hide the scars on the bridge of his nose and on his brow. He had big eyes with long lashes, but the whites of his eyes were yellow. Acquaintances said he had problem with his liver. They were right.