Epigraph: '[...] the child Bob had been confused because his father, for all his professed hatred of the yellow Peril, had made him visit the Yipsoons several times a year, particularly at Chinese new year, and he had maintained a sullen respect for old Mrs Yipsoon. 'They're different, that's why,' Gordon Gibson said when Bob ventured to question him. 'They've been here since the gold rushes. They're practically Australian. They're the exception that proves the rule.''
Hsu-Ming Teo, Behind the Moon