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I learned so much more about the country, its people and their values during the three years we were together.

By my late teens, when my friends were chasing football players, I had developed a thing for men with long hair.

This is a period that my friends tagged my ‘yeti’ phase.

Petite and eager to please, these girls are so cute I don’t blame the guys for being attracted to them.

After all, when a Chinese girl pouts, a million hearts melt; when I pout, I resemble a fish. Gorging on crispy duck and splurging on pirated copies of Downton Abbey?

Well, yes, but also having to open their eyes to the possibility of romance with expat men that under any normal circumstances they wouldn’t go near.

His mother, although I adored her, was overbearing.

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Thanks to that relationship, I can speak colloquial Mandarin (including the kind of swear words that one should never, ever use) and prepare traditional Chinese dumplings with the speed and skill of Ken Hom. Here is an excerpt from an essay posted on Vanity Fair’s website that just made me feel all kinds of things: If I, at eight, or 10, or 14 (oh god, 14), had seen Adam Rippon in all his swanning, proud splendor, and everyone applauding him for it, it would have destroyed me—but also remade me. The fact that Adam Rippon skated his heart out yesterday at the Olympics and helped win the USA a bronze medal in the team competition as an openly gay athlete means a lot to a lot of people.So at the ripe age of 30, I have given up on trying to find my Mr Right. In Beijing, even the most average Western men are able to attract pretty Chinese girls, who seem to be under the impression that they have all the style and sophistication of Daniel Craig.As a result, the streets of the city are filled with smug-looking Western guys holding hands with their pint-sized Chinese princesses.Having a native boyfriend was like being given a key to China.