Chinese Cinderella

No, not this one.

“Asna, what are you doing?”

“Mama just read me a bedtime story. It’s Cinderella in Malay”

“What is the name of a Malay Cinderella?”


Just for the sake of fun, I asked.

“What is the name of a Chinese Cinderella?”

Silence. Thinking silence.



When she was barely three, Asna was amazed a while when she first discovered mandarin news- she’d say SHI-SHE-SHOU when seeing Chinese characters.

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    April 19, 2011 at 8:09 AM

    and chin chau was her name..heheheheh!

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