When Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping (left) met Louis Cha ‘Jin Yong’ in 1983, he wanted to keep it casual as they were, he felt, ‘old friends’. Cha, however, had dressed formally to meet the most powerful man in China. Photo: China News Service

The shared sorrow of Louis Cha ‘Jin Yong’ and Deng Xiaoping

  • The historical meeting of Hong Kong’s greatest pen and China’s most powerful man
  • Martial arts writer and paramount leader both knew suffering during the turmoil after the Communist Party takeover of China.
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When Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping (left) met Louis Cha ‘Jin Yong’ in 1983, he wanted to keep it casual as they were, he felt, ‘old friends’. Cha, however, had dressed formally to meet the most powerful man in China. Photo: China News Service
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