Women cleaning skyscraper windows without harnesses shocks Chinese netizens

Women cleaning skyscraper windows without harnesses shocks Chinese netizens

“It’s a miracle these two survived to such an old age,” one awestruck Douyin user commented on the viral video

December 19, 2022
A pair of seemingly fearless Chinese women went viral after they were filmed cleaning windows on the outside of a skyscraper’s 11th floor. 
Shared on Douyin on Dec. 12, the video of the women has collected over 4 million views, 36,000 likes and 11,000 reshares.
Allegedly filmed on Dec. 11 in Songyuan, China, two women in aprons can be seen balancing on the ledge of an 11th-story window without any safety harnesses or protective measures. While one woman grips the edge of a window for support, the other can be seen with one leg inside the apartment and one leg outside the window as they both scrub the windows with rags.
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In response to the short clip, shocked Douyin users took to the comments:
“I’d rather the window get dirty than wipe. Who usually looks at the glass at home every day,” a user wrote. 
“Not to mention standing outside, sticking your head out is scary enough,” another commented.
Some were in awe of the women, with one user writing: “It’s a miracle these two survived to such an old age.”
      Iris Jung

      Iris Jung is a Reporter for NextShark




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