Jie was barely a teenager when she got married just three days after meeting her 18-year-old husband Wen. They met at a Spring festival while the 13 year old was visiting Wen's family when her husband-to-be insisted she stay and become his wife. Unaware of birth control, the teen wife was soon pregnant and dropped out of school – a fate similar to an increasing number of child brides in rural China. [ 471 more words ]

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