Classic quotes of TV drama: A Beautiful Daughter-in-Law Era (媳妇的美好时代) episode 21/36

By | June 18, 2013

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A Beautiful Daughter-in-Law Era (媳妇的美好时代) is a Chinese emotional drama which talks about an ordinary family life in urban areas in China. The story involves two households connected by marriage and explores the contemporary urban family relationship, and the new concept of marriage among the young generation born in 1980s. It is necessary to learn that due to the high housing price and fact of overcrowded urban areas in China, living together with parents after marriage becomes a common problem for many young couples, thus the story is quite real life style in China reflecting people’s true feeling sensed in every day life. Let’s share some classic quotes found in this classic Chinese TV drama:

她像个影子一样地跟着我,像老妈一样。我找谁啊?找老婆,我不是找妈。
She followed me like a shadow, same as my mother. I look for a wife not a mom.

丈夫,丈夫,一丈之内是丈夫。
Husband is husband only when he is closed enough to offer a hug anytime.

你是鬼呀?一定要晚上在外边待着呀?
Are you a ghost that you have to stay outside at night?

话有三说,巧说为妙。
Any meaning can be expressed in three methods, choose the smart one.

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