The 70-year-old man, Zhang Wenliang (not his real name), was left heart-broken when his partner of 40 years died of cancer in 2015. However, when he received the silicone doll on Tuesday, an excited Mr Zhang put his late wife’s clothes on it and said ‘I feel like seeing her again when she was young’.According to People’s Daily Online, Zhang Wenliang, who lives in the Chinese city of Chongzhou, said ‘I am satisfied with the looks of the doll, especially the facial features’.

The retired doctor also mentioned he was not ‘too sure about its skin colour’. As Mr Zhang slowly dressed up the doll, he told the reporter: ‘The winter is coming. She can not catch cold.’ Below are some pictures taken in Mr Zhang’s home which have been widely shared by Chinese media:when he received the silicone doll on Tuesday, an excited Mr Zhang put his late wife’s clothes on it and said ‘I feel like seeing her again when she was young.I am satisfied with the looks of the doll, especially the facial features’.
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