I’ve dated my partner for close to 5 years. I always joke that I gave him my youth (that’s true).
5 years is a long time. I also joked about how if we’re fortunate enough, we would already have a baby (好命的话，我的baby可能1岁咯). Unfortunately, we have been sorely unsuccessful in getting a flat. I probably am more anxious than him because I feel like I’ve an expiry date, and my biological clock is ticking. I know there are some stories of mummies at 40s and 50s, but I’d rather meet my goal of having kids before 30.
I used to think I’d get married and have kids at 23. Then it postponed to 25. And then to 26, and then to 28. It got delayed all because we have not secured our own home.
I want to start a family soon. But, without a flat to call our own. It’s tough. …Read the full article →