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Jin Jifen, 106, and her husband Yang Shengzhong, 109, have a meal at home, Dec 6, 2011. The couple has been recognized as the oldest living couple in the country by the Gerontological Society of China. Living in a village in Southwest China's Guizhou province for more than 100 years, Yang used to be a carpenter and Jin a housewife. They have been married for almost 90 years and the family has five generations. "She has been nice to me my whole life and still cooks for me," said Yang. [Photo/Xinhua]

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Jin Jifen, 106, prepares to cook a meal at home, Dec 6, 2011. "I can't live without working," she said.

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Yang Shengzhong, 109, and his wife Jin Jifen, 106, are believed to be the oldest living couple in China, Dec 6, 2011.

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Yang holds his great-grandson at home, Dec 6, 2011.

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A smile of Jin Jifen, wife of 109-year-old Yang Shengzhong, Dec 6, 2011.

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deserve our respect for their "diamond marriage"?

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They are so cool

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