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Unformatted text preview: Festival is also the "Old Men Festival". Old people are especially meant to improve their health by taking part in the activities on the day of the festival. Family get-togethersv The Double Ninth Festival is also a time for family get-togethers. It is an occasion to remember one's ancestorsv the sacrifices they made and the hardships they underwent. Oftenv family outings are organised during which people search to renew their appreciation of nature and to reaffirm their love and concern for family members and close friends. Leaving at dawn the White Emperor crowned with rosy cloud , Ive sailed a thousand miles through jiangling in a day., monkeys are still yelling on both banks behind me, My boat has left ten thousand mountains far away....
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2011 for the course CHINESE chin101b taught by Professor Eagan during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.
- Spring '11