The Development Of China 's Economy And Society Essay
My grandparent’ family life and living
My grandparents passed away when I was a child and I interviewed one of my grandfather’s colleagues through the phone to understand my grandparents’ life. I knew the man when I came to my grandparents’ home when I was little and I also called him grandfather. My grandfather grew up in a breadwinner/homemaker family. His father owned a cloth shop and would stay there during the day. His mother stayed at home, rearing children, raising chickens, preparing meals, and doing other household chores. His sisters had to help their mother about housework. His parents did farm work together.
My grandfather grew up in time of war between China and Japan. The life at that time was difficult and many children were starved. The living conditions were poor. He grew up in a rural village and self-sufficiency was common. They planted rice by themselves.…