A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP
A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP
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A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP
A student’s desire to have a new smartphone so she’d fit in with the crowd ended up costing her more than 230,000 yuan. Photo: AP
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