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As a lady turning out to be up in Hong Kong, Eva Wong heard and memorized many stories instructed to her by means of Hong Kong's most interesting expert storytellers, via actors at the radio, and by means of her grandmother. those well known stories of the Taoist immortals have been additionally frequently dramatized in chinese language operas. The tales are of recognized characters in chinese language heritage and delusion: a hero's conflict with the lords of evil, the founding father of the Ming dynasty's treacherous betrayal of his neighbors, a tender lady who saves her city by way of imitating chicken calls.
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