Translator: Nyoi-Bo Studio Editor: Nyoi-Bo Studio
During the new year festival, they visited relatives, had festive dinners, and the time passed quickly. In a blink of an eye, it was the Lantern Festival.
Fireworks were traditionally set off on the Lantern Festival throughout China, and Li Du's hometown was no exception. Every family would set off fireworks at this time of the year.
However, the government now paid more attention to taking care of the environment, and fireworks management was stricter. The county administration prohibited the citizens from setting off fireworks at home. Instead, everyone was supposed to gather at the square, and the authorities would be the ones to set off the fireworks.
Li Du saw the notice and said to Sophie, "I'll take you to see the fireworks after dinner. They are beautiful."