Chopstick Cinema

Celeste Heiter's Adventures in Asian Food & Film

Lawe Mai

Chopstick Cinema

This Month's Film: The Lover
Cuisine: Vietnamese

'Lawe mai' is a Hawaiian phrase that means 'what to bring', and for the past few days, I've been consumed with just that... providing my son Will with everything he will need for his trip to Hawaii with the Vintage High Chamber Singers.

And at this eleventh hour, I think we've assembled everything except maybe a pair of sunglasses. But I'd be willing to bet that he will be able to buy a pair on every street corner in Honolulu. So for the time being, I'm declaring myself done!

Now comes the hard part... Saying goodbye and watching him go...

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