Chapter 11

Xiao Lu

in Dialogue

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print November 2010 | ISBN: 9789888028122
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882206816 | DOI:
Chapter 11

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This chapter discusses the author's arrival in Sydney, Australia. It describes her observations about the differences between China and Australia in terms of population and urban development. After more one than week in Australia she received a call from Lan Jun who told her that he was already in Hong Kong and that he chose Australia as his third-country settlement because he loved her. When she told her that she was pregnant Lan Jun asked her to get rid of it and she agreed.

Keywords: Sydney; Australia; China; Lan Jun; pregnancy; Hong Kong; third-country settlement

Chapter.  4138 words. 

Subjects: Society and Culture

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