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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

往事与刑罚 (lit. The Past and the Punishments)

Short story by Yu Hua.

Translations:

The Past and the Punishments

Translated by Andrew Jones

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