Bookshops are a rarity in Hong Kong so when a former store owner dies, it is like the descence of a leaf into the abyss.
The last time I was in Hong Kong I did not forget to visit Ching Man Shue Ock and waved to the loban (owner) Law Chi Wah. I also purchased two books, one by Wong Bik Wan and the other by the late Simon Yau.
That was the last time I would ever see Law loban.
Law Chi Wah, a well known independent book store owner in Hong Kong, was