But Yang felt he had to live up to his parents’ expectations, follow cultural norms, and eventually get married, the report added.
“My parents are old and I am old. My relatives push me away and my neighbors gossip about me. Getting married is to reassure them. I feel that there is nothing,” Yang said. .
Especially in China, it is a cultural norm to force young people to marry.
reported that south china morning postAccording to a 2016 official survey, Henan, Sichuan, and Shandong provinces had the highest number of cases in a year of parents forcing their children to marry.