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Lunar New Year Ad From A Desperate Chinese Mom
Written by Oiwan Lam On 21 January 2014 @ 8:54 am | No Comments
In Arts & Culture, China, East Asia, English, Quick Reads
The letter said:
To my son Peng,
I’ve made many calls to you, but you never picked up. This ad is probably the only thing that can reach you. Mom and dad won’t force you to get married any more. Please go back home for Spring Festival this year!
Offbeat China explained the cultural and social meaning behind the mom's act.
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