annie

Annie | Person | Annie (known to some as Bottle Annie) is an elderly Vietnamese bottle collector who frequents the Strathcona neighbourhood. Having built a rapport with many of Maclean Park’s Sunday Soccer players, she’s even been known to make bootleg beer runs on commission to The Astoria using the trademark exclamation, “You buy bee!”

Usage: “Anyone seen Annie? I need a beer. This sports thing is killing me.”

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