Stories about making friends with, loving and marrying Chinese guys, from one Western woman with a Chinese husband.
*+-“He once left me sobbing on a hotel chaise lounge, naked and overlooking the Hong Kong skyline…this was what it was like…to become an artist’s mistress”
*+-In Chinese, yangxifu (洋媳妇) refers to foreign women married to Chinese men. And in China, the mention of yangxifu can sometimes light up the toughest people.
*+-As the wife of a Chinese man, I’m used to attracting attention when I’m out in China. But I never thought someone would believe our marriage wasn’t real.
*+-“Lisa” had a seemingly perfect relationship with a Chinese man she met in the US — until their romance unravelled after tragedy struck his family in Texas.
*+-Soulef, who is Algerian and Muslim, falls for a Chinese atheist working in her home country. Theirs was love at first sight, but it didn’t last.