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The strongest left-behind child: 9-year-old girl holds up a family

People's Daily Online)  08:13, January 15, 2013

Li Azuo picks up firewood in a village in Guangxi on Jan. 8, 2013. (Xinhua/Zhou Hua)

Edited and translated by Wang Xin, People's Daily Online.

For most children in China, 9 years old means they are still getting meticulous care from parents. But this is not Li Azuo’s case. Li, a left-behind girl living in a village in Guangxi, supports her whole family on her own. When she was 5, her parents went to city for work, so Li has to take care of her bothers, and does all housework including cooking meals, washing clothes, and feeding pigs…

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