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Six Records of a Floating Life by Fu Shen
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Mar 22, 11

bookshelves: slice-of-life, fiction
Read in February, 2011

A vivid and deeply personal description of the author's life with his wife Yun. Exemplifies the spirit of idleness and blitheness. Creative organization, which each of the four chapters focusing on a different aspect of his life--the joys of marriage, their sorrows, hobbies, and life after his wife's death. Also serves as a social documentary of the life of a minor government employee during the Qing dynasty.

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