Taiwanese model Yvonne Liu has laid a claim to being a “durian princess” and says her family owns two-thirds of the Mao Shan Wang durian trees in Malaysia.
According to China Press, the revelation came about during the WTO Sisterhood show when the guests were asked, “Which country loves buying things on a whim the most?”
When the answer involved Malaysia and durians, the 34-year-old artiste, whose father is a Malaysian, shared the unexpected comment.
“When I was young, truckloads of durians would be delivered to my home every day. As soon as they reach the courtyard, my family would immediately split the durians open and eat with their hands.”
Yvonne revealed that when she was young, her mother often told her that she could return to Malaysia and be an “heir to the throne” if her career or marriage does not work out.
“My parents’ friends who are living in Taiwan would ask us to…