His eyes were bloodshot through. But he couldn’t be convinced to move indoors. He just wanted to stay put in his usual spot by Kwan Im temple and enjoy a cigarette and his tea. He wasn’t thinking about the haze at all. He recently got some bad new from his doctor.
"They have to cut the other leg off."
Ah Tai has diabetes and it has already resulted in the amputation of his lower left leg. So now the right one also has to go.