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getting home x 2 billion

Forget Thanksgiving or Christmas travel. For spring festival, aka Chinese New Year, people are on the move booking 2 billion trips.


via ChinaSmack

One woman, as a typical example, waited a whole day in line to get train tickets so she could go home to see her daughter, whom she hadn’t seen in 5 years because she was working far from home. See her big smile in the video below.


via Ministry of Tofu

h/t The Atlantic and A who sent me the link.

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Lilian is the author of Web of Angels, a novel about a mom with DID (multiple personalities). She's also the author of the historical novels, The River Midnight and The Singing Fire, about secrets, friendship and motherhood in 19th century Poland and London. http://liliannattel.com

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