Chinglish Friendship

Posted on March 25, 2012


I spotted this jewelry box and thought it might make a good parting gift to a friend you wanted to cut loose:

The implied finality of the statement makes it a perfect parting gift. ‘I wish our friendship could last for ever,’ but it can’t, so enjoy this jewelry box while you’re getting over it.

The statement on the notebook below might seem familiar to any movie fans:

You might remember this quote from the end of the movie The Shawhank Redemption. This is a paraphrasing of the message Andy leaves Red. Shawshank is a great movie, but the content is pretty rough and not exactly the message I would expect to be prominently displayed on a notebook for kids.

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