Tan Dongzai (b. 1947), the youngest among Luo Bing’s interviewees, is a resident of Changxing Village, Gaolong Town, Chaling County, Hunan Province. In this interview, Tan says that he herded cattle for the production team, collected fruits and caught fish to sell at the local market, and he was caught for stealing the collective rice during the Great Leap Forward. He recalls how he ate chaff, tree bark, as well as grass roots during the Great Famine. Tan witnessed people died because of the brutal treatment during struggle sessions when he was a platoon leader of the people’s militia.