I just realised how worthless my life is the other day.
I was at Yuyuan （豫园）the other day when I saw these unassuming jade figures inside a jewellery shop. Upon closer inspection, I realised that this little fella below costs 588000RMB, which is about USD$92238.38 at today’s exchange rate. GULP.
I am an average guy, so my life insurance is SGD$100,000, which is about USD$78003.10. Yours is probably about the same. Which means that these jade figures are more expensive than our worthless life!
Take a look at some of these jade figures: