Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years…

For the past six years, the 32-year-old Zeng Lingjun and his family live in the closet of one of the hotels in the city of Shenyang, Liaoning Province. I feel sad for the family but at the same time they become the inspiration to live life happily no matters where you are….

1. In 1999, a 20-year-old Tseng, a native of the village Fumin, entered in the mining school in Heilongjiang province.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (1)  2.  But his family could not pay 5000 yuan ($ 794) for school year, So Zeng went to Shenyang with 50 yuan in the pocket in search of work.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (2)  3. In 2006 he got married, after which comes the question of housing for young families. Photographing ordinary apartment or even a room in a large metropolitan area, were too expensive. Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (3)  4. Then One friend suggested that one hotel has a men’s room, which is never used as intended, and their is a possibility to agree on the lease.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (4)  5. So they moved to the toilet. Their new home area of ​​20 square meters. Already fully adapted to their needs.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (5)  6. Last year, their family is enriched with a son, to whom they gave the name Zeng Dei (translated as “lucky”), with the hope that he is lucky in life of their parents.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (6) 7. In the background of wedding pictures. According to ancient tradition, many Chinese newlyweds wear red wedding dresses because it is believed that the color red brings wealth and prosperity.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (7)  8.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (8)9. His wife Zeng Lingjun preparing dinner in the corridor of the hotel.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (9)   10. Tseng makes shoe repair, key making and clean shoes of passers-by. His workplace is right outside of the hotel where they live.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (10)  11. Father buying products.

Chinese Family Living Their Life in a Toilet From 6 Years... (11)  12.  Zeng`s conscientious attitude to his work attracted many regular customers, who often pay him a little more for his services. In a month he earns 2,000 yuan ($ 317), which equals the average wage of Chinese workers in the factory.

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