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By Elizabeth Quan

MOONGATES DOTTED THE panorama OF previous CHINA. historic chinese language architects had sculpted stone piled on sculpted stone to shape around doors, with the non secular symbolism of the whole moon. To step via the sort of doors used to be to step right into a global of peace and happiness....

And so it used to be within the Nineteen Twenties that the Lee King relatives - father, mom, and 6 young children, elderly ten months to seven years - traveled from their domestic in Canada, around the Pacific Ocean, to inland China. There, they'd the chance to step past the moongate right into a land now not but touched by way of glossy war or political unrest.

The tale of the moongate, tells of the 2 "golden" years the kinfolk spent with Grandmother in a distant village within the south, which hadn't replaced for hundreds of years.

Step within and stay the lengthy lazy days of a China eternally long past. The moongate beckons....

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