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The other side of life in Shanghai

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If, after being in China for a week or more, you begin to think of the Chinese as a population of two-year-olds, relax: you aren’t becoming racist, you are simply beginning to realize that nobody in China understands the word “no” — either in English or in Chinese — until at least the sixteenth time you’ve repeated it.

The Misanthrope’s Guide to Shanghai, 3rd. ed.

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Written by [IMH]

10 December 2005 at 11:29 pm

Posted in Arrogant Bastardry

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