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Marriage Contract: Episode 15

Just as Ji-hoon convinces Hye-soo to give a real relationship a shot, they receive some bad news that knocks the wind out of their sails. They’ll need each other more than ever now, but how can you be someone else’s pillar when you feel like you’re falling apart yourself? It’s going to take herculean efforts on both of their parts to come to terms with what’s happening, and be there for each other when they need it most.

EPISODE 15 RECAP

Ji-hoon meets Hye-soo and Eun-sung at the park, lilies in hand and ready to dispense hugs and kisses. He takes them to dinner where Hye-soo asks him if something happened today, noticing his lighter demeanor. He tells her that he’s resolved the issue with his father and his objections to their relationship, but keeps the details deliberately vague.

He reminds Hye-soo that they’re still married because they never finished the divorce paperwork, and he’s still her husband and Eun-sung’s father. He asks Eun-sung to call him “daddy,” instead of Ajusshi, and tries one more time to get Hye-soo to call him “oppa” — his obsession with this is the cutest thing ever, I swear.

He’s on a roll, and also declares that they’ll start living together now. He succeeds in getting Eun-sung to call him Daddy, and they’re so sweet that even Hye-soo has to smile at the two of them.

Chairman Han attempts to squash the rumors surrounding Ji-hoon among his employees, because forbidding people to gossip always works. Jung-hoon is actively working to push even more rumors, even calling reporters to leak information about Ji-hoon and his supposed organ-buying.

Ji-hoon arrives at Promise just as everyone is going home for the night, and pulls chef Soo-chang aside to talk. He announces that this is his last month at the restaurant and thanks Soo-chang for his help getting the place up and running.

Ji-hoon and Ho-joon have coffee up in his suite and Ho-joon tells him that he’s overreacting, but Ji-hoon thinks he should pay for the “crime” he committed, even though Hye-soo didn’t end up having the surgery. He tells Ho-joon that he’s already found a job, and that he intends to stay married to Hye-soo.

That night Hye-soo’s medication has her spending a lot of time on the bathroom floor again, so she checks in with her doctor the next day. She’s told that they need to suspend her treatment for a time, because her immunity has dropped to an alarming level.

Hye-soo asks what will happen if she doesn’t receive treatment — will she live to see Eun-sung enter elementary school next year? Her doctor admits that her tumor is growing faster than they expected, but she urges Hye-soo not to lose hope.

Ji-hoon also learns that Hye-soo’s treatment is suspended, and her doctor is a little more blunt with him — Hye-soo is getting worse, and fast. He asks why they aren’t pursuing more aggressive treatment then, instead of less, but the doctor says that there’s no real treatment for what she has, right now.

Ji-hoon grows frantic at the thought of losing Hye-soo, and yells at her doctor to save her, to promise him that she’ll recover. All he can do is beg for a miracle, but the doctor can’t promise one.

He finds Hye-soo in the waiting area and takes a moment to compose himself before approaching her. He acts as though nothing is wrong and offers to buy her anything she wants to eat, and Hye-soo asks for something traditional with lots of side dishes.

Ji-hoon barely touches his food despite there being a mountain of it, preferring to just watch Hye-soo. Ji-hoon suggests they go to a different hospital and find Hye-soo a better doctor, but Hye-soo disagrees, claiming that her doctor says she’s improving. It’s a bald-faced lie and Ji-hoon knows it, but he doesn’t argue.

He lightens the mood by saying that he’s found them a house, and chatters on about the house and a wedding ceremony and how they’re doing it all out of order, only now asking her to marry him like he’d ask her to go out for coffee. Hye-soo just watches him with this sweet smile, and laughs at his terrible proposal.

She complains that that’s not how you do it — there should be balloons and banners and everything. He should confess his love and sing a song even, and I can’t blame her for wanting to see that, hee. She backs off and says that it really just needs to be special, and asks for time to think about it, which makes Ji-hoon go all Forget it, then!

Hye-soo tries to hide her sudden tears, and Ji-hoon just wipes them for her, but doesn’t comment.

Chairman Han goes to see Mi-ran as she’s recovering, but she tells him to buzz off (why has nobody set security on this guy??). He says he’s here about Ji-hoon, worried that the police could be after him soon, and he tells Mi-ran to fix the problem she created.

Oh his lawyer’s advice, if anyone asks her, she’s to say that Ji-hoon and Hye-soo have been in a relationship for a long time. He also says for Mi-ran to tell ji-hoon to cancel the divorce proceedings — once the rumors subside, then they can divorce and nobody will find it suspicious.

Mi-ran only now learns that Ji-hoon has left his father’s company, and she pretends not to be interested in his relationship, whatever it is. She tells Chairman Han again to leave, refusing to help him in any way. The chairman argues that she should care about her son.

Mi-ran blows up at him, spitting that she knows he’s only doing all this for his own benefit and not because he cares about Ji-hoon. Just to hurt her, Chairman Han tells Mi-ran that Hye-soo is dying.

Hye-soo and Ji-hoon pick up Eun-sung from school, and Ji-hoon is having waaay too much fun calling himself “your dad” to the kid every chance he gets, hee. He takes them to the house he’s found, which is cozy and warm and adorable, and he tells Hye-soo that he wants them to live together as a family as soon as possible.

He gets a little handsy as she shows Hye-soo the master bedroom, and she pretends to be annoyed that he did all this on his own. Ji-hoon just pushes her down on the bed and climbs over her, nuzzling her until Eun-sung runs in to join them. Awww, he even promises Eun-sung she can bring all her kittens to live here.

Soo-chang is one smart cookie, and he knows something is up with Ji-hoon quitting the restaurant. He goes to Ho-joon for answers, assuming the organ-selling rumor is true, and once again his booming voice carries and everyone hears him, heh. Ho-joon hotly denies it, but he does let slip that Ji-hoon is in love with Hye-soo.

Seung-joo goes to see Hye-soo after overhearing everything, and he knows Ji-hoon is quitting because of the organ-selling scandal. It’s news to Hye-soo, but Seung-joo doesn’t notice her surprise, and he grins that he thinks Ji-hoon really, truly loves her. He sincerely wishes her and Ji-hoon happiness.

Chairman Han’s lackey reports that the rumors seem mostly under control — except for one reporter who keeps trying to reach them, who seems to be close to Jung-hoon. Chairman Han goes straight to Jung-hoon and knocks his crutch out from under him (yes really), prepared to beat the crap out of him for perpetuating the rumors when he’s been told to stay out of it.

He’s had enough of Jung-hoon’s shenanigans, and tells him that he’s to leave for the company’s U.S. branch the next day. He warns his son to live invisibly and cause no more trouble, or he’ll disown him completely. Jung-hoon just whines pitifully that it’s unfair — dude, this is why you’ll never be the favorite.

Madam Yoon has had enough, and tells her husband that she’ll be going with Jung-hoon. She’s not interested in why he’s being such an ass, and she’s only still here because she thought he would soften in his old age. But now she regrets marrying him, and blames him for the way Jung-hoon is now. So she’s going, and she won’t return until after Chairman Han dies.

In the morning, Hye-soo finds Young-hee at her street cart and treats her to lunch. She tells Young-hee that she’s sick, so sick that she’s dying, and she asks Young-hee to take care of Eun-sung if and when she does die. She says everything with this heartbroken smile that just kills me.

Meanwhile Ji-hoon sees his mother and tells her all about Hye-soo’s illness, but that he wants to marry her and love her anyway. He asks his mother for encouragement, needing to hear someone tell him that he’s doing the right thing, but he starts to break down when Mi-ran asks how long Hye-soo has to live.

He cries that Mi-ran survived her terminal illness, and that Hye-soo can, too. He swears that she’ll live a long time and he’ll even die first, but his voice cracks and betrays how truly terrified he is. Seeing her son’s grief just at the thought of losing the woman he loves, Mi-ran says she’s sorry, and she knows Hye-soo is a good person, but she can’t encourage him.

Ji-hoon just assures her that he’s not sacrificing anything, that he’s doing this because he wants to, and they both break down in tears.

Hye-soo invites Ji-hoon to Joo-yeon’s place, to have dinner with her and her friend. She does her best to ignore a spasm of pain, and Ji-hoon is too happy to be invited to notice her voice grow strained.

He’s still at the hospital and visits Uncle next, and Uncle says that he’s heard Chairman Han is still on the rampage. He figures being carefree is better than rich, and leaves Ji-hoon.

Chairman Han gets the news that Jung-hoon and Madam Yoon have left the country, and he doesn’t even react. He really, genuinely doesn’t care, does he? Na-yoon comes to speak to him, and the chairman plays it like he asked Ji-hoon to stay away from work until the rumors die down. He still has every intention of making sure Ji-hoon marries Na-yoon.

But Na-yoon is here to ask him to stop trying to make this marriage happen — she knows it’s fruitless, and wants to move on. And at least if she bows out gracefully, she can keep her memories of loving Ji-hoon in good conscience.

Hye-soo cooks dinner and sings with Eun-sung, still fighting a nagging headache. She shows a happy face to her daughter, but the pain seems to be getting worse, and eventually her legs go out from under her. She screams at Eun-sung not to come closer, scaring the girl into crying, and Joo-yeon arrives home in time to take Eun-sung out of the room.

Joo-yeon does her best to minimize Hye-soo’s illness to Hye-soo, and when Ji-hoon shows up for dinner, she sends him upstairs to Hye-soo. He finds her still on the floor, staring into space, and it takes him a minute to control his emotions.

He sees that she’s burned her hand and gently takes care of the injury, teasing her for missing him so much that she needed to create some excitement. He offers to clean up and make dinner, and Hye-soo sighs that she wanted to cook for him. She cries, and Ji-hoon just hugs her, trying not to lose against his own tears.

Joo-yeon takes Eun-sung to Promise to see her kittens, and Ho-joon is adorably thrilled to see her. This time she doesn’t skip off, and accepts his invitation to dinner, hilariously assuming he’ll spring for steak.

It allows Hye-soo and Ji-hoon to have dinner together, and Joo-yeon texts Hye-soo to have a hot night, which Ji-hoon sees, hee. Hye-soo wants Ji-hoon to promise, if she plays wife to him for now, that he’ll go back to his family when she passes away. But she also asks him to continue being Eun-sung’s dad after she dies — and that’s it, I’m bawling.

Ji-hoon stubbornly refuses to acknowledge that she’s going anywhere, and demands that Hye-soo take back everything she just said. She does, but just asking such scary questions has worn her out, and she goes to bed. She asks Ji-hoon to leave, and he tries to leave her with a snappish Fine, be that way about it.

But he can’t go like that, and sits back down to eat, snapping that he doesn’t want to waste her good food at least. He compliments her cooking, while they each try to hide their tears from the other. Ji-hoon finally leaves while Hye-soo sleeps, but when she wakes later, she finds that he’s left a cartoon heart on her phone. Awww.

Young-hee calls Hye-soo to tell her that she rejects the idea that she’s dying — she can’t send off her son, then her daughter-in-law, like this. She angrily tells Hye-soo to live, for Eun-sung if nothing else. Obediently, Hye-soo promises to survive.

Ho-joon is giddy after his date with Joo-yeon (who’s suddenly “my Joo-yeon,” ha), but Ji-hoon is dead serious when he asks for his friend’s help proposing to Hye-soo. They put their heads together to plan something, and Ji-hoon texts Hye-soo to come to their house that afternoon to see a new couch he’s bought.

She sets out happily when it’s time, running into Joo-yeon on the way. She denies that she has a date, but Joo-yeon tells her to drop it now — she deserves to be loved, and it’s okay to admit she’s with someone.

Ji-hoon and Ho-joon have decorated the house with flowers, banners and balloons, just like Hye-soo wanted, awww. Even Eun-sung is in on it, and is all bouncy-excited, though Ji-hoon looks nervous as a cat. Hye-soo texts that she’s on her way, and he dimples excitedly.

He’s too nervous to practice his proposal song, and decides that this is all stupid and he’s scrapping the whole thing. He’s the cutest thing ever.

As she crosses the street, Hye-soo suddenly stops mid-stride, right at the edge of the curb. She stands still, seeming to see and hear nothing, and drops her phone at her feet. She’s nearly hit by a car, but she doesn’t react to anything around her.

Ji-hoon lights the candles on the cake, but a balloon hits them and snuffs them all out. His smile falters just for a moment, and out in the street, Hye-soo stares at nothing, completely unresponsive.

COMMENTS

Okay, I’m terrified. This is terrifying. I’m so scared that Hye-soo isn’t going to make it out of this drama alive, but at this point, I can’t see any miracle happening for her. She’s getting worse, so much worse that her doctors have even halted her treatments. I’m trying to come to terms with the fact that she’s probably going to die, but it’s not easy. I haven’t been this attached to a drama character in a very long time — I think it’s a combination of Hye-soo’s gentle spirit, her core of steel, and her love for her daughter that just make me want to will her to beat this. But I’m so afraid she won’t, and it’s going to hurt.

For that reason, I’m angry with Ji-hoon, let’s just get that out of the way. When Hye-soo asked him to be Eun-sung’s father after she dies, you just know, from what we know about Hye-soo and the fact that she doesn’t rely on others easily, that that was probably the hardest thing she’s ever done. Not only to admit that she won’t be around to raise her daughter, but to have to ask someone else to do it — that’s got to be frightening on so many levels. The only acceptable answer in that moment was Of course, it’s my honor and privilege, I’ll be the best father a little girl could ever want. So for Ji-hoon to get angry and refuse to acknowledge that Hye-soo needs an answer for her own peace of mind, even if he intends to make sure she fights for her life tooth and nail, made me furious with him. I get that he’s in a lot of shock and disbelief too, but it’s not about what he needs right now. He broke Hye-soo’s heart, and he’s going to have to work hard to earn it back. If Hye-soo is going to leave them, I want her to go knowing that there’s someone who will love and care for Eun-sung as much as she does.

The show’s only true weakness has been its villains, who were either too over-the-top to be believable, or so ineffective that I wondered why they were even in the story at all. I’m surprised by this, because otherwise the show’s characters are its biggest draw, even the smallest of them fully-fleshed out, interesting, and useful to the story. Na-yoon in particular was one character that could have been entirely left out of the drama and nothing in the show would have suffered, which I feel is a tragic underutilization of Kim Yoo-ri, who has a wonderful talent for bringing out subtleties in her characters that make you like them even as you cringe at their meddling. But Na-yoon was worse than an afterthought, barely having any screen time in the episodes she was in, and doing pretty much nothing when she was around. I never felt any actual threat from her, which is a shame, because she could have been used to show us more of Ji-hoon’s past and why he’s so emotionally closed off.

Jung-hoon was practically laughable in his bumbling attempts to create havoc, but it was Chairman Han who was really the Big Bad. He was pretty effective in some moments at making me worry for Ji-hoon and Hye-soo’s future together, yet I still wish he’d been used by the writer in a different way. Imagine if, instead of just throwing his weight around and yelling a lot, he’d been a bit more shrewd — if he’d caught on to Hye-soo’s reluctance to become romantically entangled with Ji-hoon early-on, and gotten into her head and worked to manipulate her rather than just try to intimidate her into leaving Ji-hoon, how much more insidious could he have been? Seeing him befriend her, then gaslight her into doing what he wanted would have been terrifying, instead of everyone just rolling their eyes every time he got loud and pushy. It’s too bad that loud and pushy is as far as we got with dear old Dad, because I know I would have been a lot more worried if he’d been crafty and treacherous instead.

But for the most part, I’ve loved the characters in Marriage Contract to a ridiculous degree, and so much more than I ever expected to. Especially Ji-hoon, who turned out to be the biggest, mushiest ball of squishy dimpled love I’ve ever seen, which I completely didn’t expect. I honestly never saw his potential to be so caring and tender, especially the way he loves Eun-sung every iota as much as he loves her mother, which just goes to show what a gift Hye-soo has for bringing out the best in people just by believing they have good in them. And I think I’ve adored Hye-soo most of all — I’ve already waxed poetic about what a wonderful character she is, and I adore how she’s never really changed. She’s like this gentle sun, warming and altering those around her for the better, but never changing herself. She’s such a constant — she’s not perfect, but she’s already the best version of herself she can be, so she never needed to change.

However the show ends, I have faith that it will be wonderful, because this has been a truly excellent drama from start to finish. I genuinely didn’t expect much out of it, and we really haven’t seen anything groundbreaking when it comes to the plot or the execution. Where Marriage Contract rose to greatness was in the characters and how they were played — they were just incredibly special people, played by incredibly special actors. I don’t need to repeat what’s already been said in multiple recaps, but however it ends, I think it goes without saying that these are characters that we’ll all remember with tears and love for a very long time.

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Loving this drama, sad for it to end :(
Hye-soo didn't ask him to be Eun-sung's dad in that scene where Ji-hoon got mad, though! I think the translation is more like asking him to be Eun-sung's "daddy long-legs," basically that guy who shows up once in a while and does fun things with her. I think Ji-hoon may have been mad that she was implying that he wouldn't need to be Eun-sung's father after she passed away.

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Ria, that's what I thought so too. Especially after HS asked her mother in law to be the primary care giver for ES. It is very understandable for JH to be upset if HS wants him to go back to his old life style and now and then support ES from afar.

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Yup! She wanted him to return to his family and only care for eun sung once in a while... which is the reason for which he got mad I thought so too...

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That's what I saw too - Ji Hoon has absolutely made his choice that Hye Soo and Eun Sung are his life now, whatever that means in the future, and he's not going to entertain any construct that takes him out of the role of Eun Sung's dad.

Hye Soo still thinks that Ji Hoon has left himself an escape hatch, she doesn't know yet that he has solidly recast himself as her husband and Eun Sung's father. And it's understandable that a single mom wouldn't want to gamble her child's custody on a man she's only known a short time, no matter how much she loves him - it would take time to convince her. And he knows he hasn't got that time, so he's not going to entertain the half-truths even if it would momentarily make Hye Soo feel better.

He really is Eun Sung's dad now. Hye Soo just has to witness it long enough to understand how irreversible that is.

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That's what I thought too, that Ji Hoon was to be Daddy long legs. Can anyone who speaks Korean verify?

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Yes.. Hye soo says gil-dari ahjusshi.. And that mean daddy long legs.. Well in Korean "uncle long legs tough"

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Hyesoo did say 'daddy long legs' but I think Lollypip is still correct that Jihoon was upset about the part of HS dying and leaving him. My mom was like this to my dad when he was sick. I think maybe Koreans in particular don't like to hear this kind of stuff. Every time I say jokingly that something bad might happen, my relatives make me take it back. This is unfortunate for those who know they don't have much time left and are trying to arrange things so they can pass in peace.

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I agree with daddy long legs term. The term refer to someone who support somebody and love her unconditionally. Sometimes it also refer to chak sarang, a one side love. I forgot who wrote Daddy long legs novel, but it's more or less like that. However I disagree with the reason why Ji Hoon angry to Hye Soo. He said "take it back." I completely understand why he said that. One of korea's value is to be able to live to the fullest and never give up (yeolsimhae, correct me if I'm wrong. I am an Indonesian but I have a korean friends here). So when Hye soo mentioned about "If I left...." the words itself can be translated as the act of giving up, that is why he refused to do so. By refusing it, it did not mean to be trully rejected the idea. It meant Hye Soo to fight her disease. That goes the same with her mother in law talk in a phone...

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Agree Didi... I think Ji Hoon got mad was more because of Hye Soo's saying "if I left..."
On the scene he said that, "why did you always say leaving, who said you can leave, why did you always head to death, take it back!!!"
So it emphasized that he knows she's dying but he doesn't want her to be that pessimist running the rest of her life.. So even she's only says "if", he got mad.

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I'm so terrified, I haven't been able to watch the finale yet. I don't think I can take any more heartbreak.

I never understood why people won't let a dying person talk about their impending death. Hope is a good thing, but so is allowing that person to say their goodbyes.

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I agree RPS. It always leaves me wondering, why such strong emotion against letting someone speaks about his/her impending death? I think it's important that she has her peace knowing that people know what she's asked of them and whether they agree or not in doing what she's asked for them to do.

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My mom passed away due to brain cancer also. So believe me, it requires A LOT of courage to accept both that you're dying and that your loved one is dying. It breaks your heart just to think about it, and denial is a good tool to undergo every day. So, apart from cultural issues, I understand perfectly that Ji Hoon or mother-in-law would deny HS imminent death. Or even, minimize the situation to ES. It's just too hard and heartbreaking to talk about it when it's too soon.

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I'm just off to watch it now... preparing myself mentally.

I can see what you mean about not letting them talk. It's not going to go away, and it's not good emotionally to keep anything that intense bottled up inside. On the flip side, I don't think anyone is ever really prepared to have someone they love leave. You just have to hope you cherished them enough so that you don't regret it at all. And I know humans have a tendency to ignore what they don't like and/or can't change. Hye-soo did that for the first few episodes, even (ignoring how sick she really was).

Whew boy--I can do this! Off to watch the finale.

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The finale was amazing and truly beautiful. It had some really happy memories. The last two scenes just before the final scene will break your heart but the ending was beautiful and I was very happy with it.

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God I need a break from this drama
I cry like a baby in this episode

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I cry like a baby on every episode :)

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Me too! I don't usually outright cry for dramas, I just tear up a little, but this one has me sobbing every episode. Someone said on another forum that the drama should be longer -- I don't think any of us could survive that.

Lots of great moments, but when Jihoon is eating and crying and eating and crying -- that killed me.

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Me, too! Honestly, I stopped watching at episode 13 and I just read the recaps because I want to see if she lives (from a distance). This show breaks my heart EVERY time I watch. Kudos to everyone involved in the production. She has to live though, right? I had a friend in real life that died around age 40, leaving a little girl and boy behind. It was too awful in real life, so I demand a Happily Ever After! This is fantasy. Common drama, make the drama land disease disappear. I know you can!

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That's Come on drama, not common drama.
- Autocorrect is my nemesis!

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I know right? It's true that HS is dying and fast too but this is also a drama, so she has to live. I'm all for a happy ever after.
Well, fear not cause I'm pretty sure that the drama's got a hidden card somewhere, you know like a witch they can consult or something. We should just exchange one thing for another—like the chairman's wealth for Hye Soo's health— and no it does not sound crazy. I'm holding out hope and that's a good thing. YES it is.
".......and Hye Soo, Ji Hoon and Eun Sung lived in their warm and cozy house happily ever after. " THE END.

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LOLOL! Longer than 16 episodes and none of us would survive?! ... The strange rise of death by dehydration among kdrama watching individuals! LOLOL!

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Ji Hoon is just lovely and tender and charming personified.

And those dimples!!!!!!

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haha "And those dimples", I know right? it makes him so charming when he smiles. The power of dimples, no one should underestimated it!

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...and even Lollypip forms a new verb: Hye Soo texts that she's on her way, and he "dimples" excitedly...
Hahaha...

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haha that's awesome ;)

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I actually really like the villains because unlike in most dramas they're so very human. Na Yoon is selfish, clinging to a past that makes her feel entitled to Ji Hoon's heart. Jung Hoon is spiteful and petty thanks to the chairman's neglect and emotional abuse. And the chairman can't stop trying to trap people in the boxes he's set out for them, not caring if he breaks them in the process.

But the best thing that came out of the villains was Madam Yoon. The chairman's wife isn't villainous but she exists in the periphery, orbiting her callous husband, her foolish son, and the man she raised without complaint. She doesn't treat Ji Hoon badly and she doesn't really meddle. She pushes the chairman to make even the tiniest steps toward being a decent father but finally she takes her son out of his toxic environment and tells her husband to keep his riches and suck it. "Stay here alone and live well."

Slow clap for Madam Yoon.

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I like the Chairman because he's truly incapable of seeing emotions as anything other than tools for compelling desired behavior. He's abnormal, but I don't think he's ignoring his own emotions out of spite - I think he's genuinely killed any emotion left in him and now doesn't understand how all of this could be happening to him.

He knows the power money holds, he mocks emotion, and he's been getting fantastic results with that approach for decades. He thought he had a heir and a spare, and then the heir turned out to be fatally flawed and the spare basically looked at his father's empire and said "no thanks, not if I have to live like you". Which is so beyond the Chairman's comprehension that he's LIVID. He genuinely never thought there could be a situation where a son he wanted near him could escape, he thought he had them trapped. And if he'd managed to marry Ji Hoon off early, then he probably would've been right.

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Agree

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I actually grow to like Madam Yoon too, strangely enough. I think she's a woman with dignity...such sadness that she has Jung Hoon as a son. That guy is so slimy.

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It feels like Madam Yoon spent so much time and effort enduring the Chairman, she didn't realize what was happening with Jung Hoon until it was way too late. She was so totally focused on keeping her son's path clear to inheriting the company that she never dug below Jung Hoon's glossy surface.

If anything, having Ji Hoon around might have blinded her: he's the mistress' son, she raised them comparably, he can be a bit of a flake, and on the surface he and Jung Hoon might not have seemed so different to her. It took Mi Ran getting sick for Madam Yoon to realize that Ji Hoon's core was so solidly loyal, and to be able to compare to Jung Hoon's inner rot. By then it was way too late and she just had to stick with her first bet: the feckless, whinging Jung Hoon.

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it might be the only show with three mother-in-laws and none of them were monstrous....
Daddy son pair were just pulling each other with ji hoon in middle....
He just cut the rope and got himself free..
The show has its balance... with all the illness tragedy going on... more serious villain would've racked it....

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Yes, that's so true about the mothers-in-law. 3 in one show... could have been, should have been and used to be LOLOL! And they are all rather nice human persons actually.

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I surprisingly liked the "villains" in this drama probably because they're so good at acting. I hated the Dad so much but by the end of it, he's not just a bundle of hate. He's quite layered. Even Junghoon and Madam Yoon, like you said.

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I like the BTS (link below) where we see Uee being so sweet with Kim Yong Geun (evil Chairman Han) and getting on so well. She was practically hugging him and putting her head on his shoulder and doing all kinds of aegyo "daughter" stuff... they even took selfies .... so cute and so different from their characters.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFc9q6_j_84

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The familiarity prob came from when she was working with him in Ojakgyo brothers. He was in it and the drama was a long one so they would have bonded more then.

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thanks for the link! I can't get enough of them .. now I'm watching every BTS of this drama..

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OMG! Thank you! They're so cute. >< And they're telling Seojinnie to make IG/SNS coz it's fun! KYG: "I haven't done it for a long time but I keep on looking at the comments. So fun to read." ㅋ

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+1 to the illuminating analysis of the "villains" from everyone here. Chairman Han does seem quite unsubtle, but I don't think I've ever seen a villainous chaebol who is so savagely, single-mindedly selfish and cynical. Mi-ran summed him up pretty well when she said he only cared about protecting what he possessed.

And while I agree that Na-yoon is almost an afterthought, I do think that she was also a victim of Ji-hoon's screwed up family, and what's more quite right to dump Jung-hoon the moment she realised that Ji-hoon had left her because, as the son of someone's mistress, he didn't feel worthy of her. If she'd been the lead female character, we'd be cheering her on for being so decisive and straightforward. She did go a bit crazy in the some of the middle episodes though...

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Thanks for the recap !

How cute Eun-sung was when she called him daddy for the first time ! All shy ! haha ! And Ji-hoon and her are so cute !

That aside, Hye-soo's illness became more heavy in this episode, it kind of upsets me but it is also realistic... maybe that's why it's scary...

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Honestly, things like Eun Sung's bashful "Appa" and his reaction to it sold the show: Ji Hoon never seems like he's trying to get to Hye Soo by using Eun Sung. At the start he tries to appeal to Eun Sung, sure, but it's a collaboration with Hye Soo - they're both trying to get her to like him, it's not sneaky at all. And from then on he really is just increasingly delighted by her and goes out of his way to spend time with her.

There are so, so many ways that "strange man falls in love with little girl" could have gone spectacularly wrong, but Lee Seo Jin really does sell it with all his heart and the completely unaffected young actress does the same. They just seem like two people who want to be parent and child so much that it just has to happen.

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And ES just nails it at every turn. From the 'bashful' appa to her 'unconscious' swiping of her face in sleep when mom slides off her headphones ... she's so natural.

This side OTP of father and daughter is so beautiful to watch, that it even distracts from the main OTP sometimes!
They find so much joy in each other.

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To be honest, when HS was pushing JH away, I was more sad that this father-daughter combination couldn't be together.

But I made a mistake, that was not the first time ES called him "appa". The first time was when he helped her with the little boy who were taking her headband. That was the moment when JH's fatherly love story began.

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Also, this is random but Jung Hoon's post-series life could totally be its own drama. Disowned chaebol's son returns after his father's death a changed man and tries to prove himself as the new CEO while falling in love with a poor woman WHO DOES NOT HAVE ANY TERMINAL ILLNESSES.

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I'd be with you except for the sexaul harassment of his secretaries. That makes me want to see him punished! No woman deserves that guy.

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Or him raising his hand to strike NY in the earlier eps. No man, woman or child deserves that.

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I agree on both accounts that such behaviour is indeed disgusting and should be condemned. However, I am surprised to see that he's condemned permanently - so if you raise your hand to strike, that's game over for you? Forever? :P

I do think he should be punished for his harassment, of course, although it would not likely happen anymore and I do not think he should or would have to be convicted if he would legitimately change. But if he would, I would expect him to find out whereabouts of each and one of those secretaries, go to them, kneel and sincerely apologise. And to compensate them in any way they would seem fit.

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I'm not entirely sure, but the show was quite cagey about what exactly he did to his secretaries wasn't it?

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Thanks for the recap. One comment.
HS didn't really ask JH to be ES's dad, but more of a daddy long legs, looking in on ES once in awhile . She wants her mother in law to raise her little girl and that's why she told her she's sick and may not make it and to take care of ES when she passes. This makes sense because it's not really in her character to "impose" on JH but she would prefer the grandmother to raise her.

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Just breezed through the last two episodes. And I am sure I'd be needing somebody to hold me. When I go back and watch them properly or even read this recap. Last time I cried while watching a drama was 'its okay, its love'. This drama has taken a lot of tears from me.

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The nuzzling scene got me smile from ear to ear. And I applaud the drama for showing small gesture that speaks a lot about their feelings and their relationship esp the part where Hye Soo's hand got scarred and Ji Hoon had her hold ice cube while he hold her hand tight.
There's a different scene that makes me finally cry on this ep. It was when Ji Hoon said to her mom that he wanted to die one day before Hye Soo left. So much willingness to spend life together as long as possible with his woman and, yet, it was painful to watch as I know that that may not be the case (if the show stays realistic), and I feel like he kinda knew that while still having his hope high that things may be changed.

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Ji Hoon is all over her, and it is just delightful.

I also can't praise enough the small moments of him collecting himself before going back to her to be strong. When you have to be the unbreakable one in a situation like this, there are times you just need to center and take all of your own emotions and stick them on the periphery so you can focus on helping the other person. It's so nice to see not just the moments when Ji Hoon succeeds in centering himself, but also the moments when he can't and starts to dissolve in front of Hye Soo. It makes their relationship so much richer and makes the acceleration feel much more realistic, that they just understand each other on that level.

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+1 Jin...
The dialogues between Ji Hoon and her Mom really got me... when i watch the raw file, i didn't too notice on the "i will die one day earlier" statement, i only heard that he wants Hye Soo to live longer and was so deep-impressed on how realistic his sadness and tears were, his voice trembling while he's crying begging for his mom's support... Then when i had it subbed and read the "i will die one day earlier" statement, soon my eyes got watery... Jeezzz..

Yes, the ice cube scene was also very touching, instead pressing down her hands to the icy water, he picked up the ice and put them into her palm and held her hand with both of his hands...
Oh my Gooodd, i just want to rewatch everything again now...

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This show is so beautiful and heartbreaking. I love it. I think after her work in this no-one is ever allowed to comment on UEE's acting ever again.

I'm so glad we have dramabeans and the comment section because if you guys hadn't cleared up the whole 'dad' 'daddy long legs' thing I would have been pretty annoyed by how selfish Ji Hoon seemed in that scene. I felt really bad for Hye Soo thinking that Ji Hoon wouldn't give her the piece of mind she needs. And also confused because I really thought she was asking him to be Eun-Sung's dad forever and he wouldn't confirm what we already knew? He is Eun-Sung's Dad now, and he's not going anywhere regardless of what happens with Hye Soo.

These people are the most adorable little family ever.

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I don't think MC needs more threatening villain, because the HS's illness gives much suffering to her. She gets mount of problems since episode 1. Moreover, this show probably tries to depict a single-mom's life.
That said, I agree with above comments that the villains are very human. And honestly, almost all the characters in this show are believable to a certain degree, which I like how they're written. They change their mind easily, and eventually take actions to overcome their own obstacle in life. For example, the Mother in-law. She goes from being so cold, to be so caring toward HS & eun-sung. She noticed JH being kind and gave her support to date with him, but then when she knew HS 'broke up' with JH, she told her JH seemed not a good guy lol. And she changed her mind again when JH came to her house to find HS. This thing is pretty common in real life (I think). but of course there are some scenes done excessively to make audiences feel more emotional.

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i have always loved LSJ , but wow...the chemistry between the characters. This is the first drama of UEE i have watched, but she nailed it.

Mr Dimples, your dimples will be missed. Can't wait for his next drama.

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Lailatus, i agreed with you...
both of them having a great chemistry in this drama..
I do watching Uee previous drama but this drama showed how she perform well for her character (i mean as a main role and heavy character)...
Yes definitely i will missing Mr.Dimples too...so sad its over! ;(

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Thanks LollyPip.

Another great episode ... the flow of events is so plausible, the reactions and decisions of the characters so on point and understandable. I feel that if I were in those situations, my decisions could be the same.

The father-daughter exchanges were the cutest. I can't get over how wonderfully Eun Sung is played by that little actress... she never appears to be acting at all.

I love how the little family has come together so naturally, how Ji Hoon made his decision (love that he's become so clear about what should be and now just does what's right without delay) and burnt every boat and how he did everything right and in reverse LOL!

Yeah I wouldn't mind a marriage, followed by a home, followed by a proposal either, when it's done with so much heart! :D

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Thanks @melts! :)

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..Yeah I wouldn’t mind a marriage, followed by a home, followed by a proposal either, when it’s done with so much heart!..

I wouldn't mind either. Marriage, a home, a kid, 3 kittens and a proposal at the end of the order by LSJ, eh, I mean JH, presented with those adoring dimples and heartfelt gaze.. I'll say yes in a heart beat. I'm easy, ain't I? ^_^

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Shhh! ? don't let the husband/bf hear that!

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i saw jihoon's behavior to be his character. yeah, i do see how he could have been more understanding and patient.. but i see where he is coming from too. i think he is just going from the positivity angle which could lessen the stress for hyesoo. it was a beautiful scene though... along the rest of the episode. him asking to be dad was adorable and so was they went into the house... ?

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My mom had brain cancer and I was her primary caretaker. There's a lot that you see, endure and bury away, well, I did anyway, to stay sane(ish). But that scene with the drag, drag, dragging of Hye Soo's foot just gutted me. It's something that is completely authentic.
I've never looked to dramas for healing or education, but there's so much here that I relate to. No, not the chaebol daddy (a shock, right?)--but the determination to make every day count and being hyper aware that life is finite and no one we love ever lives long enough.

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A realistic drama indeed. It has been so touching, romatic, funny where necessary and it brings out the sacrifices that one has to make when faced death.

I admire HS for thinking of everyone else first and helping make sure that all it taken care of when she departs. Not forgetting JH who knows about all the issues that will be forthcoming yet works hard to make sure he does not show it to HS and takes on the tough fight of having to motivate, encourage and putting up a tough front to ensure that HS is kept happy at all times. His acceptance of Eun Sung as well as his love for the cats (something that he cannot tolerate during old time) made this drama something that touches the cord of everyone watching.

Thank you to the actors who brought this show to life and the writer who made sure that we are all at the edge of our seats trying to find out what is going to happen next.

This has been a very touching and memorable drama for me. Totally LOVED it!

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x10! While it was a heartbreaking journey at times, the actors made all characters come so credibly alive. LOVED it, it was a drama with so much HEART.

I even live-streamed Ep 16, and that's saying a lot (have NOT lived-streamed anything in a very loooong time).

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I agree.nayoon/yuri is so underutilized. She played the same character from kmhm. Once she found out about jisung's disease, she was in shock...and that was the end of her. I like her more in full sun and master's sun.

I love mr dimple....while watching this, i wonder when and where i can meet someone like him! The way he treat eun sung seems like the same way he treats his niece...loving them like crazy.

Uee is doing a great job!!

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Sadly NY is just a filler. I hope she gets better roles in the future drama, agree that her character is more meaningful in full sun & master sun.

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Me too!! When I started watching this drama, I never really expect myself to be so hooked on to it, having the patience to watch the whole show from start till end. Its that kind of drama that brings loads of smiles to you (cues the biggest, mushiest ball of squishy dimpled love), but at the same time it cannot be helped that a tinge of sadness continues to linger at the back of your head because circumstances don't seem to be too promising.

I do agree that the characterization of this drama is probably among the best I've ever seen- they are so realistically played and finding the right actors to play them is really a bonus. Jihoon trying to calm himself down before facing Hyesoo, and both of them not deliberately pointing out the white lies of each other, those are moments I found really touching and really different from conventional dramas. As for the "villain" characters, I do feel that they were underplayed too, but then, given how this is a drama plot of a conventional 50-ep or something korean drama compressed into 16 ep, i think it is understandable, although it feels a little wasted.

I must say I saw a different side to Lee Seo Jin and UEE through this drama, and am extremely impressed by the both of them. Never knew Seojin could cry so much and so well. His tears are really T____T I really will miss this drama alot! Hyesoo like a gentle Sun, and Jihoon, erm, the biggest, mushiest ball of squishy dimpled love (I love this description to bits :D). They really do tug at your heart.

Oh and thanks for the recap and commentary every week! Reading this has always been a source of joy and comfort every week! :)

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Me too. I watched several of LSJ dramas but this one taken me by surprised. He was weeping so much, as if his own heart was torn apart. He also was so touchy freely and the kisses, pecks and nuzzles so naturally acted! He portrayed person in love believably.

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I was the same in that I didn't have much expectations starting the drama. I started it mainly out of curiosity for LSJ. I had only read recaps of grandpas and three meals a day and wondered at his popularity. Oh. I did see bits of wonderful days and liked his looks in it but nothing beyond that.

Now, I can't get enough of him. It's terrible. I've skimmed watch lovers just to look at him gazing longingly and I'm sure burning a hole into the lead female there. And wished I was her :p.

Uee was just excellent in this as well. I loved ojakgyo and the Joo won -Uee coupling. She did well there but there is a maturity in looks and in her acting here that is remarkable.

She deserves lots of love for this turn as hye soo, who was a wonderful strong kind and warm and loving person.

This drama exceeded all my expectations and made me feeeeelll so much again. And made me start commenting again on soompi! Thanks to recappers and fellow lovers of MC. It was great to have others share their love for the drama too

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I'm a bit embarrassed to say that I didn't just start watching this with low expectations - I actually thought I'd watch it while it was still fluffy, easy viewing, then stop when it got stupid. So the first episode's iron control over the characters and motives and story really took me by surprise. That, of course, was before I discovered that the PD did "Shin Don" and "La Dolce Vita".

As for Lee Seo Jin: I'd only seen him in "Damo" (where his early shirtless scene made me think "fan service" immediately) and heard of his variety show exploits, so I'd had no idea what a phenomenal actor he is. Too bad he seems to be going back to variety shows after this.

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I'm looking for Damo in HD.. not all episodes in YT have a proper subs.. sigh.. I can't see LSJ dimples in lowres.. so there's no use of watching... hehe.. I'll try to find a good copy of Lovers even though I read that its tragic. I'll probably skip watch it too!

Or maybe I'll watch again Wonderful Days.

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You can find lovers in one of the websites that shall not be named. I just watched hours and hours of him burning a hole into KJE.

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A strong episode. I cried more than any other episodes before this. The silence between HS and JH is more than any words can speak. *That* never fail to break my heart. Every scene after the hospital scene were so hard to watch. Great acting LSJ and Uee.

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At this point, I was having a moment..the I-will-accept-an-open-ending- just-don't-show-HS-dying kind of moment. I'm so attached to this family of JH-ES-HS. gaaaah! (T___T)

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I haven't watched this drama yet but it looks interesting. The comments make me want to watch it... Uee resembles the girl acting as the main character in the recently airing Beautiology episodes (a beauty "drama") on Onstyle. She's lost so much weight! I could hardly recognize her, because she used to be kind of chubby. Anyhow, my sister has just started a blog, that promises to be interesting to K-anything fans. Please visit us at: midnightramenattack.wordpress.com

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You should watch this drama. It's underrated, but it is soooo good.

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It is not underrated, I believe its rating is good too.

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thge rating is over 20% is that what we call underrated, it is a great and famous drama inside and outside korea, for me is better than dots

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She already thin and slim, probably she hot slimmer because of her character.

If you do love romance melodrama and willing to invest your emotions, go watch this.

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This dramas really gotten to me... I've gone from tearing up in the first two episodes to full out ugly crying these last few, haha. Except that I really don't feel like laughing--I love these characters and I love the human emotion they give and I just... I'm not ready for it to end. In the words of my favorite doctor, "I don't want to go!" But thanks so much for the recap, I always love reading you're guys' views on things! :)

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I feel you on both endings lol..... That was the saddest statement my favorite doctor could say. But so sad for this drama to end, but also relieved that I can get a surplus of tears back, my heart needs a break.

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As a nurse, I can clearly understood Jihoon's emotional outburst when Hye Soo told him about her final wishes. The first two stages of coping with death and dying are anger and denial. Jihoon demonstrated that when he refuse to accept Hye Soo's words to him. I love how realistic this drama is... the love between mother and child, the portray of a sick person and their families, the power of friendships and the struggle of love and dying. All the characters make this story flows so well...heartwarming goodness~ miss the show already!

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As always, thank you, Lollipip, for the recap ~!!
I'll start with JH, since he was basically the centre of this episode and the main issue that everyone is commenting about. I actually do understand why he did things in this episode, and really, this episode was literally just full of "things" that JH did & set into motion. That little gesture of JH simply and quietly wiping HS's tears during their lunch date after hearing such poopy news from the doc was really profound for me, and I think for JH as a character, too: he is someone with a tendency to lose his temper at the slightest of things, and he being able to hold it in was a sign of tried strength in front of HS-- this and many other little gestures in front of HS. The both of them are basically holding on by their fingernails for SOME sort of silver lining and are being turned down at every corner. Which brings me to his outburst during the dinner scene: JH said not long ago that HS is THE strongest person he's ever met (among other beautiful traits of HS that he listed and loves and adores about her), but it's gotten to the point where even HS, herself, can't be strong anymore, so she is slowly setting things up for after her departure. HS's departure, it's something that JH can't stand the thought of let alone actually saying it out loud, b/c not only does he love & adore her, he basically thinks of her as his life saviour, the one who gave HIM life & meaning & love, when no one else before her ever did, but he has to see HER life being sucked out of her, and quite literally. I see HS asking YH to take care of ES instead of holding onto JH and asking him to do it as a sign that she wants him to move on with life after she departs. HS knows that JH loves, both, her & ES but is not willing to let ES hinder him from completely moving on once HS is gone, yet, she doesn't want to be so cruel as to ask JH to remove ES out of his life completely, therefore, asking him to be ES's 'daddy long-legs' and look upon her occasionally, just occasionally. His outburst at her is his way of denial, for one, but also his way of trying to stay strong for the both of them. Before this episode, JH has always been the optimistic one and the one who always told HS that everything is going to be okay, but with what they were told by the doc, JH can't find a reason or a loophole for him to crawl back to anymore, emotionally, to help himself keep thinking that everything is okay anymore. I see JH's gesture of going back to the table to finish the food, as he promised, while she's laying down fighting a migraine, as JH underlining the promise that he made to HS from before: that he will always be there for her, even if/when she's a mess

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I'm starting to believe that this drama was made to get Seojinnie married by the end of the year. Halbaes and Na PD might have had a hand on this.

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Who gonna be the candidate? If i am Korean i will do everything just to get him. lol.

And.. He knows to kiss too.

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*sigh*
If I'm still single, I'll queue in the very front.. ^^

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Shouldn't be a problem since he speaks English too! Hurry and go to the line up! It's getting longer!

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OMG... what is going to happen to hyesoo!? The ending was a complete shock for me... I hope it gets better at least because of ending

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My mom has been dealing with the last stage of stomach cancer, and being a family member that has been with her through this journey, I kind of like the reality that the drama is heading toward. It's sad, but it's even more terrifying when you watch your loved one fade away. At least she still looks like herself.

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I'm sorry to hear about your mum @ yungahhh. Yes, I too experienced this and the changes in the appearance of one's loved one is painful to see.

I too think that this drama is portraying this difficult topic with a sweet, respectful dignity. It's sufficiently true-to-life and not over-dramatised to eke out the tears. In fact, it's because it's so natural and heartfelt that tears just flow. :)

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This episode nearly killed me with its sadness (pun not intended).

Favorite scene was between Hye Soo and her MIL. I was in awe with UEE's acting here. *standing ovation*

Somehow it became like we were watching a documentary instead of a show, because it is all so real. The story, the handling of this difficult topic and the resulting viewers' emotions.

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What got me is that when Ji Hoon was talking to his mom and ask for her encoragement - "I would be glad even for encoragement from kitten".....

That was where I lost it

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That was the most touching scene for me too in this episode. I felt like his mother... just wanted to give him a hug and comfort him, that big, dimpled baby!!! ?

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Uee is amazing in this, even all her ugly cries. I feel like I know Hye Soo personally and boy am I attached to these people. Lee Seojin and Uee are so good together in this, one of my fave drama pairings now. And I cant wait to see more of Eun Sung, she's so natural in this.

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uee is a great actress just she need a good writer and a great leader to show what she has, i already what all her drama and she did a great job in all of them

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This drama has wring out my every available tear left ... I'm so exhausted from crying, I 'll just settle for the recap the last episode...

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It was not too bad... well, of course I don't know if you cry very easily,.... but really, last episode is watchable. :)

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watch this episode in dvd quality,visit http://www.kdramasvideo.com

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During that dinner table scene...while hye soo was asking ji-hoon to be eun-sung's daddy long legs, the tears just kept on falling. Props to uee for acting it out really nicely -w/o the screams, the tears nor the excessive wailing. She was the one who was supposed to cry in the scene, instead I did.

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truly uee is one of the best idol turned actress and for me she is number one, this drama is my favorite and the best for 2016, too much feel ,a touchful and realistic drama. love love love ;highly recomended

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If this drama doesn't walk away with infinite awards..... No words, just beautifully produced, acted and executed. Looking for best couple, best kiss, best leads, best screen play, director... I want a clean sweep

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Hahaha totally with you on this. It is said the director always have critically acclaimed dramas but suffers the curse of low ratings, now with Marriage Contract he should get the recognition he well deserves. And the actors, nothing else need to be said. People just need to watch and they will understand where all the praise is coming from.

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Oh my goodness, my withdrawal symptoms for this drama are BAD.... I won't be able to see our Dimple Couple + Eun Sung sitting together again until the Year End Awards ~!!! T.T

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Oh my God, yes!

Best PD, Best Writer, Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Child Actress...
And Best Kiss.

Those kiss in ep 9 is the best kiss in Drama i ever see...
Full of emotion. Their acting is just so so Good!
Ah, im having withdrawal syndrom.

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you are right this drama should win an infinite award ,simple story but it diffenetly the most touchful and bes drama,best actors ,best child ,best couple best writer,best director and simply it so realistic and warmful drama with tears smiles and all, it is the best drama ever

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I confess to feeling very bummed out at Hye soo's illness. Until the last episode I held out hope for a "miracle" cure for her illness. But I guess the writers didn't want to go that route.

I couldn't help hoping she would beat the odds and survive for years and overcome the tumor. But it looks like she's fading fast instead, and the doctors just gave up on her treatment telling her basically "to go home and die". So I can't help but wonder what her prognosis would have been if she started treatment immediately she found out instead of waiting all those months for a liver transplant that never took place. What if??? Would her chances of survival been better then? Would it have made a difference?

Hye soo had the deck stacked against her right from the beginning. She never had a chance to take care of herself, with taking care of a child, working full time, being chased by her late husband's gangster creditors, on bad terms with her mother in law and then roped into this liver transplant fiasco. She never really had a break. I am so sad that Hye soo and Ji Hoon have so little time to spend together after finding each other (wipes away tears).

God! My emotions for this drama are so raw. I'm crying as I write this...

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I visited my first comment when the news came out that Uee will be part of this drama. I wrote that I secretly liked Uee... hehehe.. now I can openly admit that I am a fan of Uee! LSJ my goodness... is amazing!

Kudos!

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Oppa Lee Seo Jin over the years I've watch him from Damo to Pheonix, Lovers, Possessed and even to variety shows - he is so good and so good!

UEE and the Eun Sang child you did a very good job so all the cast and team production. Nice ending too. You know they will both fight to make happy memories.

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Thank you Lollypip again for the recap.
I agree with your comment:
"However the show ends, I have faith that it will be wonderful, because this has been a truly excellent drama from start to finish. "
When this episode ended my first thought was of Ji Hoon, how is he going to go on in life especially after his comment of dying, "that he would die first"....I felt so bad for his character as the last scene played. Yet this drama has gently prepared us. Both main characters have matured throughout this drama, most of all their love for each other and family.

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I want to give comments, but I don't think I can think of anything right now.

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I know right? It's true that HS is dying and fast too but this is also a drama, so she has to live. I'm all for a happy ever after.
Well, fear not cause I'm pretty sure that the drama's got a hidden card somewhere, you know like a witch they can consult or something. We should just exchange one thing for another—like the chairman's wealth for Hye Soo's health— and no it does not sound crazy. I'm holding out hope and that's a good thing. YES it is.
".......and Hye Soo, Ji Hoon and Eun Sung lived in their warm and cozy house happily ever after. " THE END.

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uee you are the best actress ever it is obvious from how you converted the amount of hate that you recieve from the star to repect and love, and many people confess now that you are a great actress you touch their heart with your natural acting, keep your hard working you diserve all the best.

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you are right i love uee acting since her acting in you are beautiful even it was an evil role and she goot a lot of hate because of it but for me i loved her more than the lead actress, and beleive it or not i watch only her dramas every drama she done make me respect her more and more because she always do many different role ,truly she is the best actress ever,and in this drama she make people confess that she is a great actress ;she is a hardworking girl in every thing she did and she diserve all the best

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