Emperor Chenghua of the Ming dynasty. Photo: Handout
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Age is just a number? How an imperial Chinese emperor fell for his carer, who was 17 years his senior

Despite the significant age gap, Emperor Chenghua’s favourite consort was his former nanny, Wan Zhen’er

Emperor Chenghua of the Ming dynasty. Photo: Handout
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