Death by chocolate.
The sea of love.
The sea of death.
The Tian Shan.
The Dim Dum.
They kept the Chinese safe from both the rockin' pneumonia AND the boogie woogie flu.
They affected China's weather patterns.
They provided valuable resources.
They isolated China.
The Heave Ho and Wang Chung Rivers.
The Huang He and the Yangtze Rivers.
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers.
The Tiber and the Po Rivers.
"Sorrow" is the ancient Chinese word for river.
The rivers are great.
Flooding regularly destroyed towns and villages.
During seasons of drought low water levels sounded like people crying.
Geographic isolation provided peace and quiet.
Numerous caves provided easy shelter.
The threat of flooding meant land was cheep.
Flooding made the land suitable for farming.