The flower dome at Gardens by the Bay has just launched the Autumn Harvest floral show to mark the arrival of the autumn season. The flower field is saturated in rich hues of orange, red, gold and green. 302 more words
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The practice of feet-binding in ancient China must surely rank as one of the greatest atrocities in the history of mankind.
As I put words for this post, it grieves, horrifies and stupefies me – how could people crush and mutilate the feet of young girls, and grossly contort them by tightly binding up whatever were left, and then called them “beautiful” ? 69 more words