Wang Zhaofeng (b. 1932) is a resident of Ji’an City, Jiangxi Province. In this interview, Wang recalls her early life which was full of hardships. After getting married, she moved to the village she’s living now. Wang’s family was classified as landlord. As a result, Wang was once criticized in struggle sessions for seven days and nights. Without any grain, Wang had to go back to her parents' house for food. Later Wang made a living through grounding rice for others. She often ate chaff and wild vegetables and saved rice for her kids.