Friday, December 28, 2012
Signs in China Town
San Francisco’s China Town always feels as if it is a magic portal. The amazingly low veggie prices, the unusual children’s toys, the savory food with unrecognizable spices. And the signs that probably don’t mean what they say.
Signs from San Francisco’s China town:
Science fiction stories have made a cliche of the ordinary seeming shop that really sells magic.
This seems to be one of them – masquerading as a simple travel agency for geezers.
And this appears to be the sign for a true planned parenthood or baby programming facility – masquerading as a tutoring agency.
Finally, this sign may be for real: