For Chinese people, a smile says so much more than words, so why all the long faces, Hong Kong? – Therapy Box

For Chinese people, a smile says so much more than words, so why all the long faces, Hong Kong?

In a cosmopolitan city like Hong Kong, people tend to judge others by how they dress. This perception is fittingly encapsulated by a local saying that goes, “first respect the silky clothes, then the man.”I know some people who can “scan” a person, and – within seconds – they can tell precisely how much their ensembles are worth or whether their outfits are out of season.However, I grew up being taught to judge a person by their character rather than their appearance. Even if someone appears…