“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

[The Abandoner or The Abandoned] (lit. The Abandoner or The Abandoned)

Short story by Ma Jian.

Translations:

The Abandoner or The Abandoned

Translated by Flora Drew

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TitleAuthorsTranslators
The Noodle Maker Ma Jian Flora Drew