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Month: August 2019

Overcoming the Language Gap

Overcoming the Language Gap

While taking a shower the other night, I thought about how much better we can communicate compared to when D and I first met. Close family and friends know that when we first met neither of us spoke the same language. Although I knew how to read Tibetan, my basic words were: Hello, thank you, eat, drink, I’m full, no thank you. Hardly a way to have a conversation at all. D knew about the same in English. He can…

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Sichuan Chengdu Lvzheng Notary Public Office

Sichuan Chengdu Lvzheng Notary Public Office

Today we took our copies we received at the marriage registration office to the Luzheng Notary Public Office today. We needed to show the original marriage certificates and give the copies to one of the workers in order to get paperwork that will allow me to be registered on D’s Hukou (Family Register). The Notary Office can be found near Luomashi Subway Station on Line 4, or 1 and you can take exit D or exit E to get to…

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