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Xu used to be a worker. Due to the long-term irregular life, Xu was diagnosed with stomach cancer. Xu had a surgery this July. In order to save money for chemotherapy, he moved out of apartment and rent the basement. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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Yu Jingwen has lived with her parents in the basement for more than one year. She is in grade six this year and her litter sister is in grade three in the same school. They usually play games in hallway. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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Pan Chunzhen, 45, moved into the basement three years ago. She just had a heart surgery this year. She wants to go back to her rural hometown and live in their big house there. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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Cheng Yafang has lived in the basement for nearly three years. She works in a paper packing factory. She said she would not go back to rural hometown because she does not know how to do farm work. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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Xiao Yi, 21, born in Jiangxi, plans to apply for a loan for housing with his brother. Xiao Yi hopes his parents can live in an apartment in Wuhan. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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People who live in the basement do not have separate electronic meters. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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The basement is just their temporary shelter. They all have a dream of moving into apartment and say good bye to the life underground. (Photo/ cnhubei.com )

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