- "There is a small chance [Dishwasher Wong] could become slightly more than nothing, but I have seen no sign of it yet. some people are heroes; some merely clap as heroes walk by".
- –Cook Teh
Dishwasher Wong was a resident of Tien's Landing and worked behind the Teahouse as one of the apprentices of Cook Teh. Wong's duties consisted of cutting vegetables and hefting rice bags, but he hoped that by training hard he could one day become a chef.
- "We can talk while we cut the vegetables, Mister Teh. We can make time if they need something".
- "Mister Wong... I hate you."
- –Dishwasher Wong and Cook Teh
In contrast to Cook Teh's personality, Dishwasher Wong was friendly, open and a bit naive.