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... the Forbidden City. We went past the Drum Tower and Bell Tower we had see last January(2014). We walked past the lake which had been frozen last time to the Quiangjude restaurant. This has a reputation for its Peking Duck. We had a fantastic lunch here. We had Peking Duck pancakes as well as many other delicious dishes, far better food than at the Congress dinner the other night. Mrs Lao was at our table, a lovely elegant lady.
From there ...
... seems on the whole happy with Communism but is open to discussion and did wonder what a democracy would be like. We talked about the KMT and Taiwan and she confirmed that you can't progress in China unless you are a member of the party. I mentioned that I was reading 'Wild Swans' and acknowledged it was banned in China. Shortly after she asked again why I was reading 'Wild Swans' I said that I didn't know what she was ...
... day was really nice, clear and warm. We took a short subway trip to the train station. As soon as we arrived, we heard an announcement that the train we were planning on taking was full, and it was going to be about 3 hours until the next one. Also note, you are not allowed to purchase tickets until 1 hour before departure or something like that.
So we ended up waiting in a line to wait for the ticket stand to open to buy tickets to take a bus for a bit, and ...
... the World War. He was expecting death when he returned but miraculously, Premier Zhou Enlai spared his life. He would then be sentenced to jail for reformative corrections, which during the communist take over, was known as 勞改.
I was amazed that from an Emperor, he has finally become a convict and then a humble gardener. He picked ...
Sooo Thursday morning I finished up with my last pre-race run, a leisurely 8 mile loop on Hengshan and then back to finish up packing for BEIJING AND THE MARATHON!
It's REALLY REALLY weird that this day had finally come and I felt like I was gonna throw up thinking about it to be honest ha. I can remember sitting at that table at Pazzo’s a year ago declaring I was going to do this thing and NOW HERE IT WAS! Damn ha! …weird how ...