Actress Xiang Yun and her husband Edmund Chen had been too exhausted to do something romantic for Valentine’s Day on Sunday. The event coincided with the third day of Chinese language New 12 months and there have been additionally a few birthdays earlier within the month to have a good time.
“We do not actually place significance on Valentine’s Day, particularly after the kids arrived,” stated Xiang Yun, 59, to Shin Min Day by day Information. The movie star couple, who had been each born within the 12 months of the Ox, married in 1989 and have two grown kids.
Chen had celebrated his sixtieth birthday on Feb 4, whereas his father’s birthday was the day earlier than. Coupled with Chinese language New 12 months, Chen stated the festivities had left the household exhausted.
“Valentine’s Day had been overshadowed by Edmund’s huge day,” stated Xiang Yun, jokingly referring to Chen’s milestone birthday. “A romantic Valentine’s Day? There was by no means such a factor and, anyway, Edmund wouldn’t bear in mind the date.”
Chen chimed in: “In my coronary heart, you’ll at all times be my Valentine.”
He later added jokingly, referring to his spouse: “That heartless particular person stated there was no romantic Valentine’s Day, however I really feel there should have been. Each day is Valentine’s Day.”
The run-up to Chinese language New 12 months was particularly busy for Xiang Yun, who had partnered actress Pan Lingling and movie star chef Cao Yang in a brand new yusheng enterprise. They obtained tons of of orders for his or her wholesome yusheng and the 2 actresses took time to personally ship to some prospects, with Chen additionally pitching in to assist.
No marvel they had been too drained to have a good time Valentine’s Day.