Early in the morning, Li Guodong and his wife Zhao Qin, together with their nine year old daughter Li Junmei, are going back to their hometown for the Spring Festival. Their hometown is in the countryside. They want to worship their ancestors and their parents on the first day of the first day of the new year. Li Guodong’s family is a poor peasant for generations. He has five brothers, and he ranks third. Although their parents are not literate enough, they support them to go to school. His two elder brothers are high school educated. The eldest brother is an accountant in the village. The second brother is a teacher in the primary school of the village. Now he is the headmaster. Li Guodong studied well and was very active in those years. He was recommended to study in the provincial capital. After graduation, he worked in the municipal Party committee. Both his younger brothers went to university and settled down in the provincial capital.