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    Japanese Emoticon: Kaomoji


    There are a lot of ways to tell others how you feel and enhance the communication around us, but one of the methods for doing this is the use of Kaomoji. By just granting your phone access to Kaomoj, the relationship with your friends and family will start to make all the difference ╰(▔∀▔)╯.

                                 What is Kaomoji?
    ∧_∧::     ̄∨ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄ ̄
    /⌒  ⌒)::
    / へ__/ /::
    | `-イ::
    / y  )::
    // /::

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    My China story: Part 1

    When I was 20 years old (2005) my mother decided that she wanted to take us on an adventure. She packed up our house and moved us to Shanghai. She had…