Some of her most famous works--Love in a Fallen City, The Golden Cangue
, Red Rose, White Rose--are among these early stories.
In the case of a written complaint for the nonpayment of a debt, one who has provided a surety may expect [the court's] protection, (34) and not be fettered by wood or iron (i.e., by cangue
(97.) Photo: Ming Dynasty torture implements: wooden manacles, finger press, ankle press, fetters, "box-bed," interrogation baton, light and heavy flogging sticks, cangue
, prisoner's card, restraining board, (Wang Qi (ed), Sancai Tuhui), reprinted in Brook ET al., supra note 72, at 45.
Wali Rehman informed The Frontier Post said that the hospital were taken extra measures to facilitate the dengue patients , adding that special centre were established for the dengue patients as well as for the cangue
patients as well.
According to health experts observations and findings, Zone tic is a collections of diseases such as bird flue, swine flue, cangue
virus, tuberculoses and so on.
A touch of mysticism colors the child Temudgin escaping with his cangue
. He kneels and begs Tengri (the wolf spirit) to free him.
The physical punishment included gouging of eyeballs, amputation of limbs, cutting of nose or heels, taking out knee caps, placing in confinement, putting cangue
and iron chains, chaining the legs, and short-term or life-term imprisonment.
The capital punishments include beheading, strangulation, and dismemberment, sometimes combined with imprisonment, wearing a cangue
(a heavy wooden collar), tattooing, and beating with wooden rods.
Thus, it is "The Golden Cangue
"--a brilliant but claustrophobic domestic tale--that receives Chow's examination.
The opening passages of one of her most well-known pieces of fiction, the novella Jinsuo ji (The Golden Cangue
, 1943), (28) rely upon description, but just as important is the introduction of the main characters (the protagonist Cao Qiqiao within the familial zone of the Jiang family) within the reported speech of maids, an important aspect of Zhang's use of methods of exposition that can be found in so-called premodern vernacular fiction in China.
As it was, the local villagers were so incensed at the monk's failure to protect the idol that they put him in the cangue
as a punishment.