Long Time No See

Long Time No See

Hannah Lowe


Hannah Lowe's father "Chick", a half-Chinese, half-black Jamaican immigrant, labored lengthy hours at evening to help his kinfolk - other than Chick was once no traditional operating guy. A mythical gambler, he could vanish into the shadows of East London to win at playing cards or cube, returning in sunlight to greet the daughter whose love and appreciate he courted. during this poignant memoir, Lowe calls forth the volatile global of card sharps, self assurance males and small-time criminals that finally took its toll on Chick. She additionally conjures up her father's Jamaica, the place he realized his ambitious talents, and her personal coming of age in a altering Britain. very long time No See speaks eloquently of affection and its absence, remorse and compassion, and the fight to grasp oneself.

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