The Chinese Way ..
Confucius described old age as a “good and pleasant thing” which caused you to be “gently shouldered off the stage, but given a comfortable front stall as spectator.” This honorable sentiment paints a melancholic image of how senior citizens should be treated, given peace in their twilight years while able to freely dispense their wisdom to younger generations.
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Very shrewd juxtaposition Pete!
That’s what got me into so much trouble with the Avalon locals, how I could juxtaposition myself inside and pinch the sets ..
Seriously though, I can appreciate how the Chinese adhere to their traditions.