In the matriarchal Mosuo society of China, young schoolgirls are given a lot of freedom to make important decisions about their lives. One such decision is whether or not to become a ‘wife’ within the society. This involves choosing one man as a partner for life, but without the legal implications of marriage. The woman retains her autonomy, and if things don't work out she can choose another partner. This big decision rests with the schoolgirl and has far-reaching consequences for her future.Disclaimer: The summary above might be generated by an AI.