Rising Action
Mr Li recalls the day he presented the binoculars to his mother to help her see better.She wants to use them to see Tanjong Rhu,their old home,from his office.She takes a long time to complete her ritual in the altar room before leaving to go to the office.Ying,her granddaughter,is impatient with her.Mr Li scolds Ying for being rude.At his office,his mother cannot see what she wanted to see.However,she rembers their happy life at Tanjong Rhu.