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China: Dolls caused the divorce

July 9 2006

When young Chinese are beginning to play up their parents, giving in to weakness, left in the shops round sum.

A resident of China during a hike in store-bought his daughter once 20 Barbie dolls. While the girl calmed down and started sobbing wife had a generous father, which is fabulous spending plunged into a real shock.

A man tried to reassure his eight-year daughter, who at the sight of shelves with toys went into hysterics. Dad had fallen into such despair that has to buy everything at that point sobbing girl. So he took a 10 school bags and 20 Barbie dolls, which lasted all of about all 5,000 yuan (625 dollars).

But the bout of shopping, though, and stop the flow of children's claims, almost ended badly for the little tyrant, and for the father. The fact that spending, the spouse so indignant wife that she arranged the Orthodox huge scandal and nearly filed for divorce. Fortunately, the story of the puppet army ended happily: the wise mother-in-law sent a generous Chinese purchases back to the store where she meekly returned the money.

Experts say spoiled offspring - the result of Chinese policy of "one family - one child, they are well into the next decade will be to support the country's consumer boom. This forced the program was implemented in the Celestial Empire in 1977 to stop the growth of population, which last year exceeded the mark in 1,3 billion people, reports Xinhua.

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