Dinner talk between this father and son was, as per their usual communication, stilted and filled with discomfort.
Hin was staying with his father while his mother tended to an ailing grandmother. Or so he thought.
His father delivered the bad news. His family was transforming before his very eyes.
It shook him to the core. Nothing was the same as before.
But some things were unexpectedly better.
From the rubble of his past, a new life, and relationship, appeared.