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Chinese Romance – “Twenty fragments of a ravenous youth” – Xiaolu Guo

January 19th, 2012 · No Comments · China, Chinese, Love, Quotes

YOU CAN CHECK ANY CHINESE DICTIONARY, there’s no word for romance. We say ‘Lo Man’, copying the English pronunciation. What the fuck use was a word like romance to me anyway? There wasn’t much of it about in China, and Beijing was the least romantic place in the whole universe. ‘Eat first, talk later,’ as old people say.

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