Shandong couple marks 83rd Chinese Valentine's Day together

Updated: 23 Aug 2012
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Gong Deyun, 99, threads mianguo, a local snack food, with his wife, Sun Yucui, 102, to celebrate Qixi Festival at their home in East China's Shandong province, Aug 21, 2012. [Photo/Xinhua]
 
Gong Deyun, 99, presents his wife, Sun Yucui, with flowers for Qixi, a traditional day of romance in China, Aug 21, 2012. [Photo/Xinhua]
 
The couple got married in 1930 and had six children. Qixi, or the seventh day of the seventh lunar month, is now referred to as Chinese Valentine's Day.
 
SOURCE: China Daily
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