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Viewed 511 times 2018-3-3 15:47 |Personal category:education|System category:Life

Your reply reminds me what happened in early 1970s:Mom weaved cotton into thread then cloth and dyed for our clothes. One pair of trousers would serve for several years with few patches on for mending; We used to get some wild plants as vegetable due to lack of food;In summer, we pulled up weeds to feed goat or pig; In autumn and cold winter elder brother and I collected fallen-tree-leaf for firewood even from the pond! ......

Last time I visit my son‘ home in that city where daughter-in-law told me to spit all of my old futures into firewood! --------I was surprised without no answer!

 

(The above is my re-comment to Mr.Huaqiao on my thread 《learn from seniors》)

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Correction:  Last time I 'visited' my son‘s home ......

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