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金瓶梅得名于三大女主——潘金莲，李瓶儿 和庞春梅。 中国评论家认为标题中的三个汉字都象征着人性的一个方面，例如金代表钱财，瓶是酒瓶，指代酒，梅是花，寓意美女和性。所以金瓶梅代表了人的贪欲纵欲和色欲。
普林斯顿大学出版社在描述罗伊（David Roy）的翻译时称这部小说是“叙事艺术形式发展的里程碑——不仅从特定的中国视角，而且在世界历史背景下, 以其惊人的现代手法而著称”……“除了《源氏物语》和《堂吉诃德》之外，世界文学中没有早期的散文小说作品具有同等的复杂性“。
Dr. Chen is a board certified Surgical Pathologist, board certified Clinical Pathologist and board certified Cytopathologist who practices in North Bay, San Francisco. Dr. Chen is a photographer who focus on lifestyle photography. His has published his works of photography in magazines and online media. He started to publish his poems since medical school. His poems are published in varieties of medias including magazine, newspaper, online and anthology of Chinese poetry. Medicine is Dr. Chen's calling. But to be completely fulfilled, he thinks it's important to pause and think, take a look around, and absorb your surroundings. The express of deep emotion and thoughts through poetry and photography is the his best way to make his stressful career colorful. His works in poetry and photography are widely praised by medical colleagues and are favored by friends and readers in online media all over the world. Dr. Chen lives in Santa Rosa of Sonoma County, Golden State.