Thousands ofdrying on a Hong Kong rooftop.
It’s thought they were stored away from the gaze of tourists and conservationists who find the trade hard to stomach.
They say the practice of removing the fin and tossing theback into the sea is barbaric.
But’s fin soup is considered a delicacy by many Chinese diners, who also claim it has medicinal qualities.
hard to stomach 难以接受的
medicinal qualities 药用效果