Chapter 41: Losing Jobs and Gaining Chinese Friends

As I lost my job in the Chinese Internet company, Frank, my ex-Chinese boyfriend, became closer to management. I never thought Frank would understand, and didn’t see how we could stay friends, until one harried night when I left the company.

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Chapter 40: Negotiating For My Life in China

Sometimes, you have to negotiate for your life in China. After losing my job and visa, my Chinese boyfriend and I faced my Chinese boss with a list of demands — and a lot of fear.

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Chapter 39: On the Border, at the Public Security Bureau

What happens when you’re on the legal border in China? When my work visa had expired for two days, I had to face the consequences at the Public Security Bureau in China — and save my life in China.

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