Because business was bad, the cinema began showing gay pornography. In , the businessmen purchased a building along Sainte-Catherine East with the intent of establishing a Commercial Center for Gays (Le Centre Commercial Le Bloc Inc.) Several shops were set up including a florist shop, a used clothing store. When I photographed him, I told him he was very handsome, saying it in a way that my deeper intentions were obvious. He invited me into the shop, showing me various wedding arrangements. He had no girlfriend and wanted no wife. He became sad when I asked if he liked other men. “People in Afghanistan are very shy,”. Hillcrest is a small and affluent neighborhood in San Diego, California northwest of Balboa Park and south of Mission Valley. Hillcrest is known for its "tolerance and acceptance," its gender diversity, and numerous locally owned businesses, including restaurants, cafés, bars, clubs, trendy thrift-stores, and other independent.