Our pig is too lovely to eat," I said, sitting down for breakfast. "I'll buy a new piglet
for you and your brother to play with," Father offered. "No. Please, I just want this
one," I begged. "Lha mo, this is adults' business. ... 7: Slaughtering Pigs ...
Author: Tshes bcu lha mo
Publisher: ASIAN HIGHLANDS PERSPECTIVES
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Tshes bcu lha mo, a native of Nor bu khug Village (Brag 'go Township, Brag 'go County Town, Dkar mdzes Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China) writes about her mother, her grandmother, and her great grandmother. She also describes her own childhood, including herding adventures, being attacked by a yak, education at home and in school, medical care, attending school in Zi ling (Xining), working in Lha sa and elsewhere in China, and attending school in the USA.