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China - Economy - A Migrant Story - Wedding

China - Economy - A Migrant Story - Wedding

The installation of Cai Xingju's dowry in the new couple's room. Ding Zhifa and Cai Xingju wed in Wei Ding, a village of 400 inhabitants located 150 kilometers from Hefei, capital of the Anhui Province. The couple met only once in 2005, by way of a meiren, or a go-between. Ding Zhifa, 25, was advised of the imminence of the wedding by phone, while he was working on a construction site in Beijing. His father met with Cai Xingju, a 24-year-old woman from the neighboring village, for him. After the two families came to an agreement, the wedding was fixed for the zheng yue 28. | Location: Wei Ding, Anhui, China.
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