56 Photos - Mar 12, 2013
Photo: New York City, February, 2013Photo: right after the snow,Photo: Photo: Westbeth Artist CommunityPhoto: Photo: Photo: the afternoon before Sandy came, in Greenwich Village,Photo: in Times SquarePhoto: at the South Street SeaportPhoto: New Jersey, from across the Hudson RiverPhoto: then Sandy camePhoto: A subway station near Times SquarePhoto: The night after SandyPhoto: Photo: Two days after SandyPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: 2 weeks after SandyPhoto: Photo: This store was closedPhoto: So were thesePhoto: Photo: Photo: But other stores were openPhoto: 4 months later, San Jig & wife Jane came. And they met up with Ah Mou & wife Carolyn. Here they had their traditional Hong Kong style breakfast.Photo: San Jig & Jane wanted to do their taxes. But the accountant was not in the office.Photo: Ah Jig wanted a haircut but the barber wasn't there yetPhoto: So they took the day off and down the Jersey shore they went, to check on the damages done by SandyPhoto: Most places were closed in Seaside Height, N.J,Photo: The boardwalks were all gonePhoto: Surprisingly, the arcade by the boardwalk was openPhoto: Ah Jig & JanePhoto: The ferris wheel without the boardwalk.Photo: No more boardwalk.Photo: Photo: Photo: Ah Jig & Ah MouPhoto: Photo: Photo: Keyport, NJPhoto: Photo: Photo: Normandy Beach, NJPhoto: Photo: Photo: We stopped for lunch at Frankie's Bar & Grill in Point Pleasant, NJPhoto: Staying warm in the pool housePhoto: Feeling like a kingPhoto: Early dinner at Fujiyama Mama in Westfield, NJ. Ah Mou came here with the Toronto gang in August, 2012, and with Gerald Wan & Kitty in September, 2009.Photo: After dinner, Ah Mou drove Ah Jig & Jane to Newark's Penn StationPhoto: where they took the train back to New YorkPhoto: And then Ah Mou and Carolyn went to the Maroon 5 concert in the Meadowlands, NJPhoto: Next morning, they came here for another traditional Hong Kong breakfast. Paul Chan Kar Bun & wife Genevieve, Lam Chai & wife Garianne had been here with Ah Mou before. 
After breakfast, Ah Jig & Jane took a tour of Ground Zero, and then after that they took an afternoon flight back to L.A.Photo: And then it was back to work, in a garment shop in New York's Chinatown.Photo: 3 days later, Ah Yin's daughter Olivia joined up with Ah Mou, wife Carolyn & daughter Erin for dinner at Trattoria in Greenwich Village, New York City