Family disapproval

Family disapproval

Chinese granny finds freedom in ‘Eat Pray Love’ road trip
After living with a nitpicking husband for over 30 years, supporting her daughter to finish university and raising her grandchildren to preschool age, 56-year-old Su Min decided it was time for her to be just herself. While most of the Chinese women at her age would be babysitting their grandchildren or cooking and washing clothes for their husbands, Su started a solo road trip in September with her white Volkswagen Polo that she bought with two years’ savings from taking odd jobs. Without a planned destination or a return date, she drove away from her home in Zhengzhou, a transportation hub in central China, to claim responsibility for her own contentment for the first time. “When I left t