家丑不可外扬jiā chǒu bù kě wài yáng Keep family problems within the family
Traditionally marriages were arranged between the parents of the bride and groom; the couple had no choice in the matter. Most families would seek the help of a matchmaker to suggest a suitable match often from the neighboring village. The matchmaker would use astrology to determine compatibility Read More
Dōng shī xiaò pín [dong shi xiao pin]
Dong Shi imitate knit eyebrows
The story is of Dong Shi, an ugly person imitating the posture of famous beautiful woman Xi Shi ➚ by knitting his eyebrows
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