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navyxu Post time: 2013-12-10 09:07
exactly right! Sir, you've a profound understanding of Chinese culture.

Still learning after 20 years of study but I try my best

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futsanglung Post time: 2013-12-10 09:08
Still learning after 20 years of study but I try my best

In the past dynasties, Long(dragon) really has played an inevitably important role. Everything related to the emporer is related to Long.

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navyxu Post time: 2013-12-10 09:10
In the past dynasties, Long(dragon) really has played an inevitably important role. Everything rel ...

Do you know why the Chinese dragon never catches the flaming pearl?

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Post time 2013-12-10 09:12:18 |Display all floors
I like these !!{:soso_e113:}

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futsanglung Post time: 2013-12-10 09:11
Do you know why the Chinese dragon never catches the flaming pearl?

maybe jokingly after catching the flamming pearl, the dragon would be burned. Or maybe it reveals that the dragon never dies and has an ever-lasting power.
Want to listen to your opinion, sir.

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Post time 2013-12-10 10:59:02 |Display all floors
yes, they are typical chinese, and you see them any where in the world, it remind you of china.
i like them.

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navyxu Post time: 2013-12-10 09:46
maybe jokingly after catching the flamming pearl, the dragon would be burned. Or maybe it reveals  ...

Traditionally the dragon is for long life and the flaming pearl is for wisdom so putting the two together means long life seeking wisdom.

However as we can never know everything however long we live you can never catch all the wisdom and will always be able to chase more, therefore the dragon does not catch the pearl.

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