Beijing searches for love among the park benches - with a little help from mum
Worried parents seek Mr or Ms Right for busy grown-up children
Jonathan Watts in Beijing
Tuesday May 31, 2005
At 1pm every Sunday, Mrs Shen goes hunting for a husband. Equipped with photos, a resume and oodles of charm and enthusiasm, the 50-something spends the entire afternoon looking for Mr Right among the cypress and ginkgo trees of Sun Yat-sen Park in Beijing.
Here is my blog entry about this from April! I beat the Guardian on this story by 2 months.