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The Man Living in Our House: Episode 4

Na-ri is surrounded by people who want something from her, and they’re all urging her to trust them. But what’s a girl to do when her gut feeling seemingly changes its mind every few minutes? It’s difficult enough to make decisions when everyone wants a piece of her, and getting the shock of her life isn’t going to make things any easier.

 

 
EPISODE 4 RECAP

The very drunk Nan-gil topples forward into Na-ri’s arms, snuggling his chin into her neck. He mutters, “Hong Na-ri, trust me,” then smiles the cutest little smile while she wonders what he means by that.

Nan-gil wakes instantly when headlights suddenly aim at them. He shoves Na-ri out of the way, then falls in the road himself, but the car stops before hitting anyone. Nan-gil gives Na-ri a cheery little OK sign, and Deok-bong jumps out of the car to see what happened.

Na-ri yells at Deok-bong for driving recklessly, as she and Nan-gil get up. Nan-gil rushes to Na-ri to see if she’s okay, and he stumbles to the house when she shoves him away.

Deok-bong realizes they’re both drunk, and Na-ri says it’s her mother’s memorial day. She goes into super-formal mode and gestures him on his way, and Deok-bong wonders if she looks so cute because she’s drunk. He tells her that he’s going to Seoul to file a complaint as her attorney, then grumbles to himself when she doesn’t even respond.

Nan-gil splashes water on his face in a futile attempt to sober up, then orders Na-ri to stop before she goes inside. He says that he hates drinking because it makes him stupid, and accuses her of bringing Dong-jin here to get him drunk.

He tells her not to act like she’s fine after breaking up with Dong-jin after so many years. He says not to just be angry, but to comfort herself, and find peace. When Na-ri asks if she’s supposed to do all that then forgive Dong-jin, Nan-gil angrily barks that he’ll never let that happen, hee.

Na-ri says that he was acting all friendly with Dong-jin before, but Nan-gil says that from now on, he hates that rat. He’s so adorably adamant that Na-ri can’t help but smile, and encouraged, Nan-gil says Dong-jin also has a weird smile and eats loudly.

Na-ri barely manages not to laugh, but she turns away and reminds herself not to trust Nan-gil. But he continues to yell insults (“He doesn’t finish his shots, and his shoulders are uneven!”), and Na-ri is thoroughly entertained.

Until Nan-gil mentions Yeo-joo, and she whirls around to level a death glare at him. He knows he’s in trouble and tries to slink off, and Na-ri says that he sure did notice Yeo-joo just fine, for someone who was supposed to be too drunk to walk.

Cornered, Nan-gil does the only thing he can to get out of the conversation — he tosses his cookies. Once inside, he flops onto his bed, not even loosening his tie before dropping off to sleep.

Dong-jin ends up in the backseat floorboard by the time Yeo-joo drives his car back to Seoul, and he refuses to wake up. Taking advantage of the situation, Yeo-joo slides his phone out of his pocket and checks his texts, and finds a conversation with his mother where Dong-jin tells her that the wedding plans are going fine.

Annoyed, Yeo-joo goes into Dong-jin’s photos and deletes every one of Na-ri before putting his phone back in his pocket. She leaves him snoring in the floorboard of his car.

Dressed in a black hoodie, Deok-bong’s sister Deok-shim hops over the fence and lets herself into the restaurant. She covers up the sleeping Nan-gil, and slides a pillow under his head. He rouses just a bit, but in his drunken haze, he sees Na-ri’s face instead of Deok-shim’s.

Meanwhile, Na-ri uses the impression she made of the warehouse key to cut a new key out of a piece of metal. That’s badass. She goes into the office for a second, then heads to the warehouse. The key actually works, so she lets herself in.

Deok-shim sees her and follows, watching as Na-ri goes down the stairs. Deok-shim slams the door shut and locks it, declaring that “the war has started.” Na-ri hollers to be let out, and when nobody opens the door, she assumes it was Nan-gil who locked her in.

Nan-gil wakes in the morning, still fully dressed and with a wicked hangover. His phone tells him that there were two attempts to log onto his computer last night, and he sighs to see Na-ri’s face on camera again.

He gets some water at the restaurant, and suddenly, embarrassing images from last night start to come back to him. Horrified, he goes out to water the plants as an excuse to check out the house, waffling over whether to wake Na-ri.

He decides to take up some water, but Na-ri isn’t in her room. Nan-gil worries that he did something wrong and ran her off.

Na-ri is in the warehouse, shivering on the concrete floor. She wakes in a fury and screams his name, and luckily he hears her as he’s walking back to the office. She orders him to let her out, and when he does, she angrily asks why he locked her in.

As Na-ri screams that she could have died in there, Nan-gil slowly understands that she was locked in, and thinks he did it. He brandishes the key at her, and when he notices the soot on it (from the impression she took), it dawns on him that she got him drunk to get the key.

They realize at the same time that if he didn’t lock her in, someone else must have, and they both freeze. Nan-gil asks if she came to the office last night, and Na-ri says no. Spooky. Outside the gate, unseen by them both, Deok-shim saunters past and gives the house a triumphant little grin.

Na-ri and Nan-gil find a shoeprint outside the warehouse door that’s too small to be either of theirs. Na-ri says it must be from a woman’s foot, and Nan-gil turns his head to find her face very close to his. Na-ri jumps back then runs off, and Nan-gil grins to himself.

Dong-jin wakes, still in the floor of his car, and manages to drag himself up to his apartment to find Yeo-joo waiting there. She pouts that she drove him home but couldn’t get him upstairs herself, and says that nothing happened between them, in a voice that clearly implies that something did.

Before she goes, she tells him that she stopped “Na-ri’s brother” from killing him, and that he needs to get his car fixed. She pretends modesty when he asks what happened, and refuses to say anything more.

He follows her out and grabs her wrist, making her cry out in pain dramatically, and sees a bandage there. She refuses to say a word and turns to go, smiling triumphantly to herself.

Na-ri is cranky when she gets out of the shower, but she goes with Nan-gil to visit Mom at her tree. He clucks at her when she sneezes, asking why she went into the warehouse, and she says there are too many secrets in her house.

She looks at Nan-gil for a long moment, then thanks him for being with her for Mom’s memorial. She says that a year is long enough to honor her mother’s memory and he can go live his own life now because he’s young, but he reminds her that he’s staying until the tree he planted at the lake grows tall.

Na-ri asks what his deal is, and he cryptically says that a farmer uses a shovel to plow and plant the earth, not to hit someone with. He says that’s why he became her stepdad, but Na-ri has no idea what he’s talking about. Nan-gil says not to search his room or anywhere else anymore, because she won’t find anything.

Na-ri says that maybe she already found a clue in the warehouse, and Nan-gil mutters that she’s bluffing. But Na-ri says she had plenty of time and nothing else to do, and Nan-gil suddenly looks nervous. Na-ri takes back her statement that she’s never coming back — it’s her house, and she’ll visit any time she likes.

Nan-gil gives that about three seconds of thought, then runs back to the warehouse. He looks around frantically, but his sous chef Young-gyu calls out that they’re out of dough at the restaurant.

On the bus back to the city, Na-ri watches Hong Mandoo’s commercials online, noticing that Nan-gil isn’t in any of them. She does find him in a photo, looking mighty handsome in his chef’s uniform, then tries to knock that thought out of her head.

In a therapy session, Deok-bong’s therapist asks if he’s interested in men, and his response is to ask if his father directed him to say that. Deok-bong plays along and says he’s been investigating one particular man for months, saying that he wants to know everything about the guy. He mentions the guy’s daughter, but his session time is up, and he leaves his therapist more confused than ever.

Deok-bong calls Na-ri as she’s getting ready for work, and tells her to come out with her signature stamp for the legal complaint he’s filing. Na-ri goes to her desk and picks up a handkerchief with Nan-gil’s name embroidered on it — this must be what she found in the warehouse. She remembers being a child and watching her mother struggle with the old hand-cranked sewing machine to make it.

In the warehouse, Nan-gil covers that same sewing machine with a cloth, then finds a children’s book underneath it. Curiously, it has both Na-ri’s and Nan-gil’s names written on the cover in childlike handwriting, and he wonders how it got here. He opens a small case and starts frantically going through the toys in it, but he’s startled to look up and see Uncle standing next to him.

Nan-gil growls that he told Uncle never to come back here, but Uncle says worriedly, “They found out my sister died. They sent Na-ri the documents.” By Nan-gil’s reaction, this is very bad news.

Deok-bong finds Na-ri at the airport and asks if she brought her stamp. She keeps her professional smile plastered on, and says that she wants to think a bit more before filing a complaint. She drags him away when her fellow flight attendants (including Yeo-joo) approach, and they analyze his expensive clothing jealously.

Deok-bong tries to get Na-ri to sign the documents he brought, but a call from Nan-gil distracts her and she walks off. Nan-gil nervously asks if she’s received any documents or strange visitors, then has a coughing fit when Na-ri asks if he’s in the warehouse (he is).

Na-ri says that she always used to call her mother before flights, and Mom would wish her good luck. Nan-gil awkwardly wishes her a good flight, saying that he’s never been on a plane, “But… fighting!” So cute.

Deok-bong startles Na-ri by peering over her shoulder, musing that one drunken evening has made her and Nan-gil family. He says that Nan-gil will definitely sell the land to him, since making money is what con men do, but Na-ri loyally says that he won’t sell.

As Deok-bong leaves, Yeo-joo walks past him and shoots him her very best come-hither glance. He definitely notices, though it’s hard to tell if he finds her attractive, or confusing.

Nan-gil goes to the house to find Uncle gulping down makgeolli, and he tells Uncle not to ask any questions. He doesn’t fall for Uncle’s obvious attempts at gossip, and gives Uncle an envelope of money, telling him to go. Uncle says that Na-ri must not remember Nan-gil, but Nan-gil shuts him up with a glare.

Nan-gil goes back to straighten up the warehouse, and recalls Na-ri saying that Mom’s voice was good luck. He makes a call to a man, CEO BAE, and tells him not to drag Na-ri into this. CEO Bae says that Nan-gil won’t see him unless he drags Na-ri into it, pinpointing her as Nan-gil’s weakness.

CEO Bae tells Nan-gil not to address him so formally — after all, he used to be Nan-gil’s father. We see that CEO Bae heads a company called Dada Finance, and there are pictures of him and a young, unhappy-looking Nan-gil on his desk.

On their flight, Yeo-joo snarks that she won’t tell Dong-jin that Na-ri was at the airport with another man. Na-ri takes the wind out of her sails by telling her that Dong-jin and Deok-bong already met at her house. Yeo-joo snipes back that her “brother” must be upset over all the men she meets at her house, and Na-ri snaps at her. Yeo-joo smiles, figuring that Nan-gil is Na-ri’s weak point.

Nan-gil finds Deok-shim sitting on a bench in town, and takes her to the used bike store to get her bike back. The store owner claims that he didn’t know it was stolen, but gives the bike up when Nan-gil threatens to have the police inspect his store.

He escorts Deok-shim most of the way home, and though she never says a word, she looks at Nan-gil like he’s her hero. He finds Deok-bong waiting at his place, contract in hand, offering him half the amount he offered him for the land previously. (Deok-shim completely ignores her brother and just rides past.)

Deok-bong shows Nan-gil his trump card — the background information on Nan-gil. He tells Nan-gil that he hasn’t told Na-ri what he’s learned yet, but Nan-gil is more concerned about whether Na-ri knows that it’s Deok-bong who’s trying to make him sell the land.

Deok-bong says that she knows, though he admits that Na-ri doesn’t think Nan-gil will sell. Deok-bong tells Nan-gil that his father makes the whole family see a therapist so that he has something on them when they screw up, informing Nan-gil that families aren’t the beautiful things he thinks they are.

Nan-gil calmly says that he won’t sell, because he doesn’t want to let his daughter down. He asserts that family is like that.

Deok-bong doesn’t argue, but repeats that he still has to buy the land, so the three of them should come to some kind of an agreement. Nan-gil stands and says he has a new catchphrase: “I have to knead dough.” He tells Deok-bong placidly that he should view his father’s stance as being concerned about his family’s well-being.

In private, Nan-gil looks at the information Deok-bong handed to him, which includes a document listing him as being abandoned at birth. He opens a text from Na-ri of three pictures taken from the window of the airplane, explaining that she’s sending them since he’s never been on a plane. She says she always texted her mom when she landed, too, and he answers, “I have to knead dough.”

Deok-bong asks Deok-shim if she’s been following Nan-gil, guessing that’s why she asked for a bike in the first place, but she says that Oppa knows nothing about her. Deok-bong agrees that they aren’t that close, and asks if she’s going to go to therapy. Deok-shim blows her stack and screams at him to get out of her room, and he grumbles that she definitely needs therapy.

Na-ri’s sunbae mentions that some papers were delivered for her. Na-ri heads to her office, and two shady-looking men follow her.

Deok-bong asks Secretary Kwon if she knows of Hope Orphanage, but she just gives him her thousand-yard stare when he says that’s where Nan-gil grew up. She slips out when he gets a call from Na-ri, and it’s cute how adorably nervous he is before answering.

Na-ri wants to know if he filed the complaint, assuming that the papers delivered to her were from the courthouse. He says it wouldn’t happen that fast, and she hilariously hangs up on him, again. This gag never gets old.

Na-ri is surprised by her friend RAN-SOOK, who runs at her in the airport. Ran-sook is loud and seemingly has no filter, and she’s heard everything from Dong-jin. She hollers that she’s going to follow Na-ri to her house and kill that con artist.

Na-ri reminds Ran-sook that she’s at work, and says that Nan-gil isn’t a con artist. Ran-sook drags her out anyway, while the two shady men trail after them. Na-ri goes to the office and is handed a stack of papers, which turn out to be from CEO Bae’s attorney.

Nan-gil gets a call from a man at Dada Finance, and just the sound of the guy’s voice is enough to panic him. He hangs up and calls Na-ri, but her phone is busy so he grabs a taxi to Seoul.

Ran-sook is a nervous wreck over the documents, thinking this is part of Nan-gil’s con. Na-ri finally answers Nan-gil’s call, and snaps at him that she’s with a friend. She says the documents put a lien on her salary, though Nan-gil assures her that it’s an empty threat.

Na-ri can’t take that chance, but Nan-gil says that he’ll go to the Dada Finance office in her place. Na-ri says she’ll see him there and hangs up, while Ran-sook shrieks at her for using jondae with a crook.

Na-ri makes Ran-sook lend her her clothes, in order to look frumpier. Nan-gil calls again as she’s approaching the Dada Finance building, but a burly security guard collects her and she doesn’t get to answer.

She’s led to CEO Bae’s empty office, and left to sit there alone. CEO Bae watches her on the CCTV camera, while Nan-gil frantically texts her that he’s on his way, and not to speak, or listen to them, or sign anything.

The scary-looking guy who called Nan-gil enters the room with an older man, and leans down to leer at Na-ri before sitting. Okay, he creeps me right out. The older man introduces himself as Lawyer Kim, and Na-ri gets another text from Nan-gil saying not to even make eye contact.

She stares at a random point in the corner while the men speak to her, only looking down to read the texts from Nan-gil. She ignores Lawyer Kim when he gives her a document to read, so McCreepy tells her that years ago, her father borrowed money from Dada Finance.

Mention of her father gets Na-ri’s attention, but she tells them to talk to Nan-gil when he gets here. McCreepy says that it’s Na-ri they want to talk with, and Lawyer Kim says that the first time her father borrowed money was fifteen years ago.

Na-ri is shocked to realize they mean her real father, not Nan-gil, and Lawyer Kim explains that her father borrowed a lot of money, using her mother’s land as collateral. When he disappeared, her mother became responsible, and now that she’s dead, the debt falls to Na-ri. Lawyer Kim says that all Na-ri has to do is hand over her mother’s land.

Nan-gil finally arrives, and he only stops for one nervous moment before storming into the building. The security guard tries to stop him, but Nan-gil holds up a USB drive and says to give it to CEO Bae.

It works, and Nan-gil gains entry into the room where Na-ri is being held. He’s just in time to stop her from signing anything, but he fusses at her for ignoring her father’s instructions and reading the document.

McCreepy laughs at Nan-gil for calling himself Na-ri’s father, but Nan-gil ignores him and says the documents are fake. He helps Na-ri stand, glancing ominously at McCreepy when she stumbles, but McCreepy swears they only talked with her.

Nan-gil helps Na-ri to the hallway then turns back around, but she grabs his arm nervously. He gives her a little smile and tells her to count to three, and goes back into the room. He gets in McCreepy’s face and says that he doesn’t ask for favors, so when he does, it’s serious.

He asks McCreepy not to touch Na-ri, making it clear that this is a threat. “If you mess with me, it will be a repeat of that day.” McCreepy looks genuinely frightened.

Nan-gil goes back to Na-ri and takes her hand, leading her out of the building. He asks if she’s fearless or stupid, and she says she’s never been called stupid, and gets scared easily. She asks him to explain everything, and he notices that she’s gripping his hand tightly and shaking.

But the moment they step outside, Nan-gil goes pale and his vision begins to swim. He tries to leave, telling her not to come here again, but Na-ri isn’t about to leave it at that. She wants to know why there’s such a huge debt, and why it’s her responsibility.

She says it was her father’s debt, and Nan-gil yells that he’s her father now, so they can’t do anything to her. He starts to feel worse and tries to walk away, but Na-ri follows him and demands that he tell her if this debt is why he became her father.

Nan-gil just looks at her blankly, swaying on his feet, and Na-ri finally realizes he’s unwell. Ran-sook sees them and runs at Nan-gil, ready to attack him, but before she even reaches them, he topples to the ground with a thud.

Na-ri leans over him, begging him to wake up. Nan-gil just looks at her through unseeing eyes.

COMMENTS

Okay, what’s going on with Nan-gil’s fainting spells? He’d better not be sick, Show, or you and I will have words. Very strong, very rude words. I actually think he’s got some sort of anxiety issue, because I notice that both times we’ve seen Nan-gil have one of these episodes, he’s been in the city. I wouldn’t be surprised if this is part of why the “Legendary Go Nan-gil” retired to the country to make mandoo, and ended up marrying Na-ri’s mother.

Not to mention, his newly-revealed reasons for desiring a normal family so badly. Even as an infant, being abandoned would have lifelong repercussions, especially if he was adopted/taken in by a shady character like CEO Bae. It’s no wonder that Nan-gil longs for a family, even an unconventional one, and that he lights up like a Christmas tree when Na-ri acknowledges their relationship in any way. His idea of family is so twisted from his own past, yet his desire for a true family bond with someone so achingly normal, my heart just hurts for him. I’m starting to think his catchphrase, “I have to knead dough,” is shorthand for, “I’m emotionally overwhelmed and need to step back a bit.”

I think it’s clear now that Nan-gil and Na-ri knew each other as children — if her dream about his name being familiar didn’t clue us in, the book with both of their names on the cover clinches it. Every time we get a new clue, my whole theory on Nan-gil changes, and now I’m sure that he remembers Na-ri from some time in the past, especially since it sounds as if the orphanage he grew up in is close to where Na-ri grew up. I still think that Nan-gil married Mom to help her protect her land and the restaurant (though whom he’s protecting her from is growing murkier the more we learn), but now I’m pretty sure that there’s a personal component in there for Nan-gil as well. At the very least, he has a personal stake in making sure Na-ri gets her inheritance, and it also explains why he’s so concerned about her health and safety, if he feels some sort of lingering attachment to her from their childhood.

It definitely feels as though Na-ri is beginning to find herself attracted to Nan-gil, given the way she reacts whenever he gets close to her. The drunken hug was a good example, as was their closeness while inspecting the shoe-prints. In both cases, Nan-gil was perfectly comfortable being that close to her, while Na-ri seemed jumpy and nervous. She definitely finds him physically attractive (she’s not blind, after all), but it feels like she’s beginning to feel emotionally close to him as well. Little things like asking him to say something encouraging before her flight, and defending him to Yeo-joo, speak to her growing attachment to the handsome enigma.

I haven’t mentioned Deok-bong yet, mostly because I just can’t figure him out at all. That’s not a bad thing — I think he’s adorably awkward and I love how he’s so hapless in the face of pretty much every woman in his life. His budding attraction to Na-ri is cute because he seems to have no clue what it is, like he’s feeling feelings for the first time in his life. But I also worry about his motives, because aside from the fact that he reminds me of Dorothy’s Scarecrow in an expensive suit, the truth is that he wants that land, and he’ll do just about anything to get it. He’s not afraid to sneak around gathering secret information, or to use that information to attempt to blackmail Nan-gil. I’m worried about what will happen when Deok-bong turns his focus on Na-ri, and his feelings for her clash with his professional ambition.

And I think Na-ri is just as confused by both men — I’m getting a little whiplash, the way she switches loyalties between Nan-gil and Deok-bong so quickly. I like her character a lot, but I do wish we were more privy to what she’s thinking so that we could follow her lightning-fast changes of heart. Nan-gil is just as much of an mystery, but in his case it’s written into his character to be cagey and elusive. In Na-ri’s case, it’s confusing how she’s so honest with those around her, yet we have no idea what causes her to decide to trust either Nan-gil or Deok-bong at any given moment. If I have any complaints about the show, it’s that I just wish Na-ri’s reasons for trust were a bit easier to understand.

But all in all, I love the way the mystery is unfolding, and how it’s looking more and more like Nan-gil’s main concern is and always has been protecting Na-ri. I have a feeling that this was everyone’s goal from the very beginning, but I’m also very afraid that we’ve just seen the tip of the iceberg.

 
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I was wondering why Kim Jihoon is not part of the main cast when he had more screentime and presence than Jo Boa and Lee Soohyuk in the first three episodes but with him only getting a five minute scene this episode, you can see that it's going to stay that way. This sucks though because his character is the funniest despite being wimpy and pathetic and he pulls it off fantastically.
(Not to mention that he's extremely good looking and giving people eye candy should not be a bad thing :P)

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Totally!! I miss him in dramas and found it very weird for him not to be part of the main cast. I actually thought that he was only making a cameo appearance in the first two eps. I hope he gets a leading role next cause I really miss him making me swoon!!

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A cameo is when someone does a very brief scene, either as an in-joke or even as themselves, like when the main cast happens to see a celebrity in a coffee shop type of thing.

He has a real part, he's just in the supporting cast. I wish he had the Deok-bong part. Lee Soo Hyuk has been in so many shows back to back that I watch (six, I counted; this is his third show this year alone) that I'm getting fatigue from him.

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My question for the past three episodes. It was a pleasant surprise the first time he showed up, but I'm left wondering how long his cameo lasts and why he can't stay as a character? He's pretty good in comedy.

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Please use the term correctly.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cameo_appearance

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I agree that Nan Gil has an anxiety disorder of some kind. Yet, knowing what he'll likely endure, he goes into the city twice to help Na Ri. Love!

Can't wait for more of the Nan Gil / Na Ri / CEO Bae backstory!

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yeah, so sweet of him....and when he pushed her away when drunkard him sensed that a car coming towards them and later anxiously asking if she was okay....that was genuine care and concern....

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It seems to be triggered after leaving a building and being surrounded by buildings in combination with bright sunlight. So far.

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LOL at the scene where Jo boa struts past Lee soo-Hyuk at the airport! These scenes must be so fun to film.

That aside, I find Soo Ae's character a little too irritable and grumpy to be likeable or realistic. The way she reacts to people probably works well for the manhwa, but doesn't translate so well on screen for now.

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I reckon anxiety disorder as well. It better not be a terminal illness. Or I'm coming for you show.

I don't blame the whiplash from Soo Ae. The fact that she's trusting Nan Gil at all is bizarre and speaks to her gut instinct about him (perhaps also some repressed memories). It's when she's faced with the logic of the situation that she wavers. On paper he is incredibly suspect as every man and his dog who knows about the situation has said.

If Nan Gil wasn't so adorable, you'd have wanted her to call the cops a loooooong time ago.

I really love the two together (holy chemistry!), but I'm a bit uncomfortable with how they are going to resolve the marriage thing. I want Nan Gil to explain a bit more to Soo Ae soon. I suspect that the reason he's not telling her is because he doesn't want her to take responsibility, he wants to protect her from whatever is happening, but I really want her to be let in on what's happening.

Looks like the witch girl is determined to snatch Soo Ae's men at any cost. I'm not that interested in her but I hope we get an idea of why. It looks like she's going to make a play for either Nan Gil or Lee Soo Hyuk next but it doesn't seem like a good plan. Why not stay with the (reasonably) wealthy, easily manipulated guys she's just hooked?

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I agree that Yeo-joo is going to try to steal either or both Nan-Gil and Deok-bong. I want them both to shut her down cold! I am confident that Nan-gil will, though possibly not without some misunderstanding from Na-ri first. I actually don't think that she'll get anywhere with Deok-bong either, primarily because I think he is an emotional cripple. I think his reaction will be either confusion or to look at her like she's some kind of fascinating bug. What I really would like to see happen with Deok-bong is that he falls in love with his family. We don't really know what his father is like yet. So it is possible that relationship is too toxic to salvage, but I would love to see him and Deok-shim become a real loving family.

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What if Ceo Bae is father of Deok Bong?

Yeo Joo is as much interesting characters as Deok Bong is. Initially she looks like a gold digger but then always aims for Na Ri. She takes too much interest in Na Ri's affairs. Interested in her? Who Knows. This competition will go long.

So far the only bad characters we have seen is that young dude and Ceo Bae.

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I wonder why she hates Nari the most too. Based on what Nari's friend stewardess said, the others were bullying Yeo-joo but it was actually Nari who told them to stop.

Is it a case of bitterness? Of Nari being too nice and Yeo-joo wanting to unmask or bring out Nari's evil side, not knowing that Nari's kindness wasn't an act?

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Possibly bitterness or possibly just jealousy. She wants what Na-ri has, but thinks that means taking her man/men. In actuallity, I think she wants the joy or happiness Na-RI has. Even when she was grieving for her mother, Na-ri still seemed to have a peace with her life.

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LOL! Witch girl as you call her has some kind of OCD to steal men from others and from Na Ri in particular. Doesn't matter who the guys are, just that they have a connection to Na Ri makes them fair game for Yeo Joo. Crazy and pathetic and hateful, yet somewhat interesting. She may have met her match in Deok Bong though. What great fun to see her trying to win him over.

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@BossyPixie and @Growingbeautifully I feel like Nan Gil will shut her down really fast but Deok-bong will confound and mess with her in a delightful way.

I kind of love how weird Deok-bong is.

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Looking forward to the time when Yeo Joo will approach Deok bong and Nan Gil. I'm pretty sure that Nan Gil will just ignore her but I'm excited how Deok bong will mess her up. Does that sound mean? Well, I'm sorry for not being sorry.

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Yeah, I love how weird Deok-bong is too. He says he's a bad guy, and so far we've him threaten to do stuff, but he hasn't actually done anything other nag Nan'gil to sell him the property. I really like how he talks all tough and the women around him just kind of ignore him and do their own thing.

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"I kind of like how weird Deok-bong is."

I know! He's hilarious with his robot museum. And the way he says he's evil but I think only he thinks so. And how he gets cut-off all the time when talking to others. He reminds me of Plankton from SpongeBob SquarePants. (Yes, I watched that show a lot, even if I have no kids and am a grown person. Hee!)

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@Lola, Mikgoo, BossyPixie, rentenmann

Agree with you all! Deok-bong's character is so funny! He struts around announcing he's the Big Bad Wolf but no one takes him seriously. Not even his secretary. XD

I think he won't like Yeo-joo but I would love to see her try and be swatted down for her efforts.

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Agree that Yeo-joo seems interested in the guys, and that she isn't going to get very far ---- except she is the 2nd lead, which kinda means she's supposed to end up with somebody. And she might have some backstory that makes her more tragic/sympathetic/vulnerable than she seems now.

If she sets her sights on Nan-gil, that raises some fun possibilities:
1: Psycho stalker-sister might have to stalk Yeo-joo instead of Na-ri. Hard to imagine a pair who deserve each other more.
2: What if things went really well for Yeo-joo, and.... and.... we had to imagine her as Na-ri's mother-in-law :)

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+1 your options would be entertaining to watch! Totally hilarious

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I find it very amusing that Dong jin actually believes YJ when she hints that something happened between them. I believe that if you're too inebriated to remember anything, then you're too inebriated to do it. Moreover, if it did really happen, why is he on the floor of the car?

But she is a nasty witch.
Don't like the nosy little sister either...is she going to do something to her brother too when she finds out that he likes Nari?

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Gawd, that stalker sister pissed me off too. :| WTF was up with entering a "stranger's" house and tucking them in? Then locking up another total stranger just because she looked chummy with your sasaeng crush and brother?

I really want her to find out who Na-ri is (her crush's stepdaughter) and fall over herself trying to get into Na-ri's good graces.

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I'm totally with you in Nari's case. I mean putting myself in her shoes..I'd be completely freaked out and skeptical over Nangil being. Her somewhat acceptance of him would have to be entirely her instint or any remnant of her memory from their past encounter. Logically, anyone wouldnt trust him AT ALL. And if he doesnt look that dreamy, yeah, he might end up in jail by now.

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If he has cancer, I need to go to Korea and beat up PD & writer-nim.

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*Looks up airline prices, shines brass knuckles* I'm ready.

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LOL!

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Thanks for the recap LollyPip. I really like your analysis of Nan-gil's desire for a real family connection. Which leads me to say that I was wrong about Nan-gil not already loving Na-ri. I'm not sure if it romanic in nature yet, or more that I am not sure if it is based on adult feelings yet or the feelings left from childhood. Clearly, they did know one another, and, it seems as if Na-ri is even beginning to remember him now.

I think that his relationship with CEO Bae is at the root of Nan-gil's attacks. I don't mean to say that he has the attacks because CEO Bae is or was his father. It's more likely that being rase y such an ... upstanding ... individual led to some behaviors that resulted in the attacks. At first, I thought that Nan-gil's attacks were brought on by being in the city. Now, I think that it is more due to confrontational nature of his encounters in the city. Remember his concern over Na-Ri getting stressed and losing her sight. He continued to be concerned that she not get stressed. Someone congectured that this might be because of his own experience, and I am now finding myself in agreement. When Nan-gil threatened McCreepy (great moniker by the way), he looked truly frightened. I wonder if in the past Nan-gil got very angry and beat some one nearly to death or at least very serious injury. Perhaps the repercussions of that incident are panic attacks when gets into a confrontational situation. This is probably what motivated him to leave. I like your take on the I have to knead equaling I'm emotionally overwhelmed. I wonder if it might also mean I am too stressed or angry. Clearly kneading the dough helps Nan-gil to reset or control his emotions.

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More mysteries.... Awesome.... Loving it.

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Thanks @LollyPip.

What I like is the irony of how Deok Bong who has a father and sister, has a warped idea of family, while Nan Gil who is an orphan with possibly a gangster-like background, has a better take on what family is supposed to be. It's sweet and funny that he really tries to play the role of daddy, especially if he would really like to be related to Na Ri in a not so fatherly way. But probably some kind of relationship is better than none, from his point of view, and so he gets to be dad and to extract all the priviliges that fathers have... from carrying Na Ri around like she's a little girl to interrogating her suitors. Such a hoot...love it all!

I really enjoy the quirky characters and how the show hints at them having much more behind the facade for us to discover. The hero-worshipping Deok Shim, the covetous, pathetic Yeo Joo, the scheming bloodless Deok Bong and not forgetting his unsmiling Secretary Kwon who knows Nan Gil from the past.

With such intriguing characters and a great plot in a made-to-be-farcical way, what a great show this is to sink one's teeth into! :)

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Typical especially nowadays, raising a child is difficult..

Deok Bong comes from a super wealthy family.. His father or family probably are real busy and only satisfying their child with all the physical needs and not emotionally.. which is why he regards and values money more than anything else as what his character outline as..

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I also agree that Nan-Gil's attacks must be related to some sort of anxiety or circumstances. I wonder if it's why he has never been on a flight (or he could just never had such occasion) or why he rarely stays inside of the restaurant around the customers. I can't wait to find out more about it.

Not the perfect kdrama but I'm so enjoying it so far!

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He only knead the dough !! haha.....that's all we see so far whenever he is in the restaurant....

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"At first, I thought that Nan-gil’s attacks were brought on by being in the city. Now, I think that it is more due to confrontational nature of his encounters in the city. Remember his concern over Na-Ri getting stressed and losing her sight. He continued to be concerned that she not get stressed. Someone congectured that this might be because of his own experience, and I am now finding myself in agreement. When Nan-gil threatened McCreepy (great moniker by the way), he looked truly frightened. I wonder if in the past Nan-gil got very angry and beat some one nearly to death or at least very serious injury. Perhaps the repercussions of that incident are panic attacks when gets into a confrontational situation. This is probably what motivated him to leave. I like your take on the I have to knead equaling I’m emotionally overwhelmed. I wonder if it might also mean I am too stressed or angry. Clearly kneading the dough helps Nan-gil to reset or control his emotions."

I agree with this.

And this, by LollyPip:

"Not to mention, his newly-revealed reasons for desiring a normal family so badly. Even as an infant, being abandoned would have lifelong repercussions, especially if he was adopted/taken in by a shady character like CEO Bae. It’s no wonder that Nan-gil longs for a family, even an unconventional one, and that he lights up like a Christmas tree when Na-ri acknowledges their relationship in any way. His idea of family is so twisted from his own past, yet his desire for a true family bond with someone so achingly normal, my heart just hurts for him. I’m starting to think his catchphrase, “I have to knead dough,” is shorthand for, “I’m emotionally overwhelmed and need to step back a bit.”

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I never imagine Soo Ae will take a part off this drama.
I remember how i hate her as president, i love her in mask and i adore her in 9 strike. But it's surprise me when i watch this drama it's so not like her.. but i glad she take many diffrent character. Soo ae it's one of best actres in Korea.

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I so agree with you!

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So grateful for your recaps. I watch on Viki, maybe Viu and read your recaps. It takes all for me to get the nuance and omitted/unclear parts. Even with that, I might still be missing something. Translation is tough.

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The scene with the creepy men at the Dada Finance office makes me think of a scam in the Philippines. It's called budol-budol. No one really knows how this is pulled off but one theory is that the victims are hypnotized into trusting the perpetrator until they buy whatever it is that they tell them and give whatever they have to give.

One striking thing with budol-budol stories is that the perpetrators make lots of lingering eye contact. So that's probably why Nan Gil told Na Ri never to make eye contact. Since Na Ri avoided eye contact (which was hilarious, by the way), they had to get her attention to make her establish eye contact for the scamming to take effect.

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My guess is that Mr Bae ran the orphanage to groom young kids into becoming scammers for him. Nan Gil probably worked for him andwas probably the best and smartest thats why Mr Bae holds him in high regard.

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Ooh, that makes a lot of sense.

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And he probably called himself 'Father' to the kids. He probably made them do things for him, using the excuse that they are family. I think that's why, Nan-gil so badly wants a real family.

It is ironic that he has a better sense of what family means than Deok bong who has a father a sister, albeit a really creepy one. I think that Nari's mother 'saved' Nan-gil from the orphanage and taught him what family means. That's why he's so protective over Nari and is willing to go to extreme ends to do this.

I really respect amd love him for what he did. Nari's biological father borrowed money and irresponsibly used her mother as collateral. When he diasppeared, the burden fell on her mother, without Nari knowing anything. I suspect that her mother had some illness and was going to die, and she was worried that when that happened, the burden of the loan would fall on Nari. So Nan-gil probably offered to 'marry' her to protect not just Nari' but also the land, from his 'father', since he would now he the landowner.

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I'm not sure, it seemed to be that Dada Finance seemed like some illegal loansharks to me....from seeing how their minions looked, totally like dangerous gangsters and not businessmen to me ....LOL....I'm kinda of sad for Nari that she not only have to deal with her gambler uncle but now in addition her biological father's debt too ! omg !! maybe that's why this 'fake' marriage occurred ---> to protect her and the land etc !

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Nan Gil is the sweetest man ever!! I really love the drank Nan Gil and now we know that he hates getting drunk because he becomes stupid!! LOL I can asume that he never got drunk around the gangsters or he would've never had the "legend" title!! hhhhhhhhhh I really loved how he pushed Na Ri from harm when he sensed a car approshing them and how he told her to deal with her pain to find peace and not only get angry but he will never accept that cheating boyfriend as his son-in-law!! hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh he's really the best "abeoji"!!
in this episode it became cleare why Nan Gil married Na Ri's mother (we still have many questions but at least one thing was cleared) which is to protect Na Ri from those gangsters/shark loaners, having his name on everything will keep them from putting their hands on her land or to force her to give it to them, plus they have personal contact to him so they won't dare to mis with him or his family!! but I'm left wondering what was in that USB and what happened in that day that he mentioned to that creepy gangster?!! and does it have to do with the reason he wa called "The Legend Go Nan Gil"?!!
I think it's natural for Na Ri to doubt Nan Gil because it's hard to believe that he married her mother who is older than him by about half of his age but then he's so sweet and caring and sincere so it can't be helped to feel trusty toward him!! I loved how she trusted him and followed his instructions (most of them) till he comes though she thought he was behind all that mess and that she's starting to link the dots and see the reason behind her mother and Nan Gil's marriage being for her and to protect her and that also is a show of trust toward Nan Gil!! and she's starting to see him as a man!! yahoo!! :D
I love the fact that Deok Bong is honest with his motives and doesn't fake or play innocent and loved his scene with Nan Gil where Nan Gil, the man who had no family, a lesson about what and how a famiy should be!! that was a really good one!!
Deok Shim wa kind of creepy to enter Nan Gil's room that way but now thinking about it, could it be that she's looking up to him as the big brother and family she never had?!! but till she have to stop sneeking into his house that way!!
I'm sure that shameless hoobae will try to steal Na R's "dongseang"/"abeoji" (and) Deok Beok but I want to see him/them giving her the slap of her life not being able to woow anyone of themmthat would be awesome!! :D
last thing, I really hope Nan Gil only have panic attacks and nothing more!! I can't take anything more serious that that!! ok show?!!

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Stupid Nan Gil is still pretty sharp and alert hahaha. So funny when he slinked off at the glare from Nari after he mention Yeojoo hee.

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He is smart and cool but whenever he deals with kickass Na Ri, he became like a timid mouse (so cute and silly)....

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hhhhhhhhhhhh I love it when he acts his age/social statue age forgetting about his role as Na Ri's "abeoji"!! hhhhhhhhhhhh he's so adorable!!

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He's also funny when he tried to act like her father.....

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Haha. I don't think he was really drunk. Cos...
1) people who are really drunk normally do not admit that they are drunk.
2) he was pretty sharp about what was going on...like the headlights of the car shining on them, and having the wits to push Nari away before anyone misinterprets their 'hug'. (I think he enjoyed the hug too much).
3) he was so quick in giving that ok sign
4) he was so concerned about how she was
5) he noticed YJ and realised that DJ had played Nari up.

People who are drunk are not so aware and intuitive.

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Maybe the USB holds some important evidence of Mr Bae's crimes....haha sorry, maybe I've watched too many crime dramas....

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hhhh actually I'm thinking the ame way!! :D it must have important information enough to make him able to enter the building and get Na Ri out of there without much troubles!!

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I super love Deok Bong. He likes to fancy himself a villain and completely uncaring about his little sister... but he totally does. And even though he acts behind the cloak of "I'm just pursuing my self interests about the land" he agrees so readily to helping them out with all the free car rides. d=

And for a second lead (I suppose the admission that he found Na Ri is a sign of burgeoning feelings for her) I find it refreshing that he's quite an open book. He's been very upfront to both Na Ri and Nan Gil about his motives. That scene when Nan Gil asked DB about Na Ri's reactions could potentially have been in his favour but he was honest.

I want Na Ri and Nan Gil to adopt him as their puppy and for Deok Shim to view with "my brother is cool" kinda respect. Pretty good hunch it'll happen!

Oh and DB should totally mess with Yeo Joo. That would be ace.

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This is my first time watching a drama with Soo-Ae and I am assuming she is any amazing actress from the excitement expressed by many people here during promotions of the drama BUT holy crap she is making it really hard to focus. She is overacting her emotions. The other actors are selling their characters as real, "lived-in" people but Soo-Ae's character feels like a character rather than a real person. I seem to get into the story with the others and then she comes back on screen and...then i lose my focus. Like i said, I am unfamiliar with her work. Does she usually do more melo and less comedic roles?

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Yes she does a lot of melo and this is probably her first comedic role in a long while. I think compared to the webtoon, drama Nari has toned down. Nari is supposed to be someone who has wide ranges of emotions and has strong pride so I can get that she would be abit over the top.

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Her role is supposed to be funny. It's a rom-com afterall :)
I've only watched her in melodrama Mask and she is good in there, I'm quite impressed by her comedic role in this show too...never thought that she can do such a role before...hehe

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That is the thing though. I don't find her funny. Just over acted. But to be honest, she was a lot easier to take this episode. I think maybe she is settling into her character or maybe I am beginning to connect with her. I don't mean to bash her. Her more sutble scenes are great. Just the ones with wide eyes and jerky head flips are a bit off.

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Soo Ae is an actor with a pretty wide spectrum of emotional acting capacity, if Na-Ri comes off as over-dramatic it is most likely how the character is written. The entire show was marketed as one where Na-Ri is passionate and quick-tempered. The emphasis of the premise has been on her anger issues before the drama even aired. She's done melodramas for much longer, and while I can agree that the character of Na-Ri is over dramatic, I don't think the problem lies with the actor, if it's a problem at all. Since its derived from a rom-com webtoon, it was probably weaved into the script that she has to have a webtoon character-like behaviour that is almost a caricature of a normal person.

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I thought in this episode, when she said "I know who he is", she is going to reveal a bit more on his identity (and how they came to know each other during childhood??) but she didn't and just stopped there vaguely....hope that more mystery would be revealed soon....and I think he is only having some panic attack being of phobia in cities due to something that unfortunately happened, but despite knowing that he would have panic attacks he still went to 'rescue' Na Ri (awwww so sweet).....and the ex-bf and Yeo Joo, I hate them already....especially Yeo Joo who has a bad habit of stealing any good-looking man she see (I wonder why??)....

I wonder whether Na Ri's mum used to be a teacher and maybe Nan Gi was one of her students ?? As for the creepy little sister, I'm not sure what importance she hold in her role other than stalking and taking photographs of a man she likes??

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I think for now Nari remembers her mum had an early association with Nangil (probably her mum volunteered at the orphanage) but Nari doesnt as of yet recall personal interactions between her young self and Nangil's young self. Im sure she slolwly will though.

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This episode offered a lot to absorb, but I am so loving it. It's officially my favorite airing at the moment!

Poor, adorable, Lee Soo Hyuk. Always a glorious second lead.

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Yes, he seemed so unimportant here too, other than just wanting to buy their land....lol

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I prefer his role in Lucky Romance.....and High School King of Savvy...at least his those 2nd male lead roles have more 'substance'....

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In summary of this, everyone wants the land, and Nari + Nan Gi is to protect the land....

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BTW by this point Soo Ae knows who Nan Gil is(someone from her childhood). She mentioned that he was trustworthy when she talked to Ran Sook. And, a hint was given when she said she had time to ruffle through the storeroom.

Also, I don't find Soo Ae's reasons for trusting Nan Gil to be shady at all. It might be partly instinctual due to the childhood connection, but the main reason is Soo Ae's mom. Although he has some shady aspects, he is still a person who married her mom due to "love", and there's picture proof. Plus, the fact that Soo Ae's willing to trust Nan Gil just shows her boundless trust for her mom, which is a great say about her character, in my opinion.

Lastly, Lollypip's prediction in the recap of episode 3 about Nan-Gil having a long-time crush on Soo Ae seems to be true, as highlighted in the trailer for episode 5. Too sweet :)

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The pace of the show has really slowed down and it's bothering me quite a lot. But I totally love nan gil, my kind of kdrama hero. Sweet, protective, smart & hot to boot. But I can't stand Yoo Joo, from her manipulation to her whiny nasal voice. Even that lil sister is creepy. Su Ae seems to be the only decent female character.

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I literally wouldn't mind Yeo Joo's character at all normally, 2nd leads can be funny after all...but that voice Jo Boa uses drives me up a wall ?

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I can't stand Yeo Joo too, as well as the stupid ex-bf....

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What's the name of the Mccreepy guy?

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I'd like to know as well. :D

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Wow am sooo loving this drama. Korea what have you done to mee i cant find myself watching something that's not korean and not get bored by it

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I too am thinking the same thing, it seems it'll be a bit difficult to ressolve their father=daughter issue. And what's with the "Nan Gil+Na Ri note book with children's handwritting" could it be that they were close as children?

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If they were close during childhood, why didn't she rmb him at all? he kept repeating his name too....but at least now she kinda rmb him and will trust him rather than just trusting somebody she just knew....

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The other name for this drama is known as "Sweet Stranger and Me", so I guessed now he's no longer a 'stranger' to her....

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Watching this show for the comedy since I've only seen Su Ae in dramatic roles so this is quite cute for a change. She is pretty good in some physical gags like when Nan Gil told her not to look at the creeps and she started looking at a random spot somewhere else while talking. LOL!

Actually, the main reason for this comment is:-
I heart Lee Soo Hyuk's voice.
Such an awesome late night radio voice....grrrrrr!

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I know!

I have a thing for guys with deep voices but his voice is like nothing I've ever heard, everytime he speaks I go "WHOA!" I can listen to him all day!

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I keep looking for his past dramas and runway.. and also following his instagram. I fell so hard this time. *heart eyes*

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How beautiful does Lee Soo Hyuk look in that red suit? He's weird yet so beautiful and his voice is gonna be the death of me!

I find Deok-shim's crush on Nan-gil creepy, sometimes a little cute yes, but creepy. I mean taking pictures is one thing but getting into his room while he's asleep?! I think she's lacking affection in her life, she's being bullied and no one else seems to care about that, Nan-gil might be the only person who's ever been nice to her, getting her her bike back was really very sweet of him, I think she needs someone like that in her life, Oppa that stands by her side, someone she could call family, Deok-bong is definitely not that yet but I wish he'll take more interest in his sister than the land and Nan-gil!

So now does Na-ri really know who Nan-gil is? Tell us please! It seems like Na-ri met him when they were kids, and she's the one who asked her mother to embroider his name on the handkerchief, what happened then and why she didn't remember him at first? The show is giving us too little to piece things together, can't wait to get the full picture.

Thanks LollyPip for the recap.

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I have a feeling the Deok-bong and Deok-shim have some kind of family tragedy in their past, perhaps the death of their mother since she hasn't been mentioned. Their father was either a cold person to begin with or emotional neglected them while trying to deal with his own pain or problems. Neither one of them seems to know much about love. I think that Deok-shim might remind Nan-gil of young Na-ri in some ways, like the obvious lack of friends. Thus being the nice guy that he is he has gone out of his way to help her a little. Having a good looking guy like Nan-gil help you out is enough to set any teenage girl to crushing on him, never mind one who is starved for affection. The only problem is that she has no idea what to do with those feelings. Teenage girls aren't generally know for being smart when handling first crushes anyway. Add to that a father who quite probably spies on them, possibly out of misplaced concern, based on Deok-bong's interactions with his therapist .... well then you get Deok-shim, one sad a screwed up, but not necessarily creepy, girl.

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I thought I disliked Jo Boa's character (though props to her because she's more charismatic as a "bad" second lead than a "good" first lead), but now it's the Deok-shim character that I really hate. Maybe on paper, the character's not that irritating, it's probably the actress playing her because I was thinking that if it was, say Kim Seul-gi as Deok-shim, then I wouldn't be this annoyed.

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This is a long shot, but does anyone know the name of the song when Nan-Gil woke up with a hang over and was looking for NaRi ? I heard a "Je vous aime" in the chorus. I searched for the kdrama OST but couldn't find that particular song. Perhaps it hasn't been released yet? Thanks!

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Na-Ri has already fallen for him to an extent judging from the preview. My assumption,
Nan-Gil grew up in the orphanage near the place where Na-Ri lives, they probably were very fond of each other. The uncle was so surprised that she didn't remember him yet. So, the loans would transfer to Na-Ri's name and they'd try to snatch her home which is why Na-Ri's mother married Nan-Gil and transferred it all in his name. Somehow through some sort of property and transaction law that safe guards Na-Ri. He also is saying he gave up his love to protect her as he can't be by her side as him man and protect her interest at the same time. The way he smiled when Na-Ri felt something at their proximity confirms that much. It also seems that he also is afraid that if Na-Ri falls for him, it'd be extremely difficult for him to not return those feelings and keep the distance.
Now coming to Na-Ri, I truly felt very bad for her. From the information she shared here and there with him, it seems like she had it tough to a degree growing up without the father around and doesn't share much with others outside her very close circle. When, she asked Nan-Gil to tell her to have a safe flight, I felt that she truly misses having a family that is her mother around. Her fiance, that weasel got tired of her being sad and she noticed that. Nan-Gil doesn't force her to emote or act a certain way so she can be herself. It made me feel extra angry at her weasel like ex.
As for Lee Soo Hyuk, I actually really like his character. Of our 3 leads, he is the only one who has a family yet doesn't understand what it means. Its fun seeing him navigate his way through his new feeling surfacing towards Na-Ri. I don't know if Jo Bo-Ah is meant for him but I like how awkward he is around Na-Ri at times, she doesn't respond like other and its fun to see him react to that.

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I love this show along with 1% of anything.

Nangil is so cute and hot at the same time.he's so adorable mostly when he's drunk.i love kim youngkwang.

Lee soohyuk looks like an elf.i can't take my eyes off him.lol at him looking suave and acts cool but it's funny how the women around him shuts him down.
I want him to be in a drama where he is the main lead next time.

I fast forward everytime yeojoo is on my screen.that kind of person give me stress.ex-bf is funny sometimes but i can barely tolerate that asshat.

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CEO Bae on screen and my first thought was Cha Young Shin's appa!!!! pls dont be evil mr. bae... I dont want my memory of best appa in dramaland ruined.... ha! healer moments! :)

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not only the book with both Nan Gil and Na Ri's name - the storage also kept two bicycles, one blue and one pink. There's got to be some stories behind that, right.

speaking of lingering attachment tho, the preview showed us Nan Gil's monologue of how the promise to protect Na Ri is now fulfilled (sort of?). what could that possibly mean, hmm

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That means they were rather close during childhood, but why doesn't Na Ri remember him/or his name ??

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The whole "I need to knead dough" thing is almost a self-calming technique for Nan-gil ...... this and the dizziness/fainting spells are quite interesting.

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Maybe I should consider kneading dough whenever I am angry or/and feel stressful....LMAO ! :P

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I feel that the stalker character was really redundant. Can they don't add so many extras? I don't mind if the whole episode was just focussed on the lead couple alone.

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same sentiments, maybe later on they will show how important her role is , in this drama....eg. she has taken some good photos as "evidence" or smth like dat ???

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Isn't that creepy ganster guy pyo na to brother from jealousy incarnate??

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Does anyone know who McCreepy is? His real name or his account?????????? Plz ㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠ

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Im just gonna ask... why is DB dressed as a mariachi for the drunken scenes??? That mariachi jacket was everything!!

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