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Greasy Melo: Episodes 21-22

Only two episodes this week thanks to preemptions. Boo. It’s like going to a restaurant to order your favorite dish, and finding out that they only have enough ingredients to make half of it. Maybe it still tastes as good, but it’s not nearly as filling. You’re left wanting more—more cuteness, more bromance, more Hungry Wok family, more of Jung Ryeo-won’s sunny smiles.

 
EPISODES 21-22 WEECAP

Poong successfully blows his dough bubble, and in her delight at the accomplishment, Sae-woo kisses him on the cheek. Poong is stunned and then retorts that if she was so pleased, she should have kissed the dough instead. Ha!

Chil-sung enters the kitchen and finds Poong and Sae-woo looking very awkward. Sae-woo shows Chil-sung how to blow a dough bubble. Oooh, is that a little jealousy, Poong? These three are so adorable together, even when they’re just hanging out at the restaurant talking (and pretending not to be jealous). It’s also adorable how Chil-sung practically has to drag Poong upstairs to prevent him from sleeping overnight in the kitchen.

Meanwhile, Master Wang is still trying to convince Seol-ja that she belongs with him at Giant Hotel. Seol-ja is irate that he would steal another chef’s recipe, but Master Wang insists that he didn’t know he was using Poong’s recipes.

Sure, he might have once been the kind of guy to steal Seol-ja’s money and then abandon her, but he’s now a chef with a conscience. Plus he can pay her three times what she’s already making.

It’s a very tempting offer, and Seol-ja is torn. She’s the reason Poong can make his dishes so well, so if she leaves, Hungry Wok will crumble. But she could also use the money to help Jung-hye (and the rest of the family) keep the house a little longer.

In the morning, Chil-sung greets Sae-woo at the bus stop, ready with an umbrella for an impending rainstorm — even though there isn’t a cloud in the sky. But he’s right, and it starts raining, and they have a pleasant conversation as they walk through the rain.

Chil-sung tells Sae-woo not to like him. He realizes that she must have been going through a hard time with her marriage and divorce, and promises that from now on he’ll only be like a boss to her. So she shouldn’t worry and just relax. And just like that, the rain stops.

It’s the first day of the Whole Shrimp menu, and Poong has a surprise for everyone: his wrist is now better! Yay! Everyone’s delighted except for Sae-woo, who looks a little crestfallen when she realizes she’s no longer needed as his ladle.

There’s one person missing though: Seol-ja. She’s literally standing in the middle of the crossroads, trying to decide if she should work at Giant Hotel and make the money she desperately needs, or remain loyal to Poong. Both men stand at the opposite ends of the crosswalk.

Master Wang is confident she’ll choose him because of the money. Poong desperately pleads with her to stay, since without her, the restaurant won’t be able to function. With one last look back at Poong, Seol-ja runs to Master Wang. Noooooo!

Giant Hotel is busy with guests eager to try the new menu. One guest in particular is a VIP customer who always books a large banquet there, and her approval of the menu means a hefty reservation for the hotel.

Sae-woo’s on a mission to scope out the competition — and do her best to steal customers from Giant Hotel. Sae-woo recognizes the VIP woman from the hospital where she was admitted for hypothermia. The woman asks about Sae-woo’s guardian, who held Sae-woo tight to warm her even though it was difficult for him because he had a cast on his arm.

Sae-woo is shocked to realize that Poong holding her wasn’t a dream. But Sae-woo craftily uses it to the restaurant’s advantage as she explains that Poong is also the chef at the restaurant across the street, and he cooks just as sincerely as he cared for her at the hospital.

There aren’t any customers at Hungry Wok, but the kitchen staff is still busy prepping — including Seol-ja! Waitaminute, didn’t she choose Master Wang? Why is she here???

After warning Chil-sung to stay away from Sae-woo (because a gangster isn’t good enough for her daughter), Jung-hye steps outside. She stops a couple of women who think the restaurant must not be good because there aren’t any customers.

She manages to convince them to come in, and is delighted that the restaurant finally has its first customers for the new menu. She practically shoves Chil-sung out of the way to wait on them. Jung-hye self-promoted herself from dishwasher to waitress!

Sae-woo is also thrilled to bring in some new customers, and soon the restaurant has a few tables full. Aw, Poong instinctively calls Sae-woo “Ladle” as he orders her about, until he realizes he needs to start calling her something else. He finally agrees to call her by her name, Sae-woo, despite the concern that it’s the same word as “shrimp.” Ha, so she went from kitchen tool to ingredient?

Gum Granny arrives at the restaurant but refuses to be waited on by Jung-hye and instead waves Chil-sung over. She’s concerned about his health after his surgery and insists on him eating ginseng roots, but Chil-sung ignores her.

It’s a reasonably successful day — at least they actually had customers! But Chil-sung points out that their seven customers can’t compete with a full hotel restaurant. Poong is still confident that word-of-mouth will get them the attention they need.

Chil-sung wonders if Poong can just be satisfied with managing the restaurant. Poong is insistent that revenge is vital, and vows that he won’t date, fall in love, or get married. Sae-woo, sitting quiet and unnoticed behind them, reacts to this.

Chil-sung gently tells Poong that he shouldn’t end up like him and put off the things Poong would actually enjoy. Poong should forget the grudge he has against Giant Hotel.

They march into Giant Hotel to get Poong’s knife back from where it’s still lodged in Seung-ryong’s headboard. Master Wang and Seung-ryong tell them they should just give up, since the hotel is clearly doing better than Hungry Wok. But Chil-sung warns Seung-ryong that they’re still going to fight — and Poong is no longer alone in his battle against Giant Hotel.

Ohhhh, we finally get the backstory on why Seol-ja suddenly was back at Hungry Wok despite choosing Master Wang. It turns out that Poong ran across the street and literally carried Seol-ja back to the restaurant. He may not have the money that Master Wang has, but Poong has strong arms.

That’s all he has, really. But Poong promises to one day be able to match Master Wang’s salary offer. Seol-ja just has to stay at Hungry Wok, even if Poong has to carry her there each morning. She’s the only chef that can match his skill and make his restaurant dream come true.

Word-of-mouth definitely seems to be working, because now Hungry Wok is bustling thanks to their Whole Shrimp menu. The large dim sum is delicious and the novelty of drinking the broth through a bamboo straw makes for great Instagram posts, and within the week there’s a line of customers out the door.

Giant Hotel is full of customers, but when Master Wang finds out that Hungry Wok is just as busy, he heads over to investigate. He’s shocked to see the crowds — and even more shocked to see the VIP customer enjoying a meal there. She asks if Hungry Wok can take reservations for 100 people for a banquet — the one that is normally held at the hotel.

She promises to call Poong later to let them know if the banquet will be moved from the hotel to Hungry Wok. Even though Giant Hotel still has a lot of customers, Master Wang still worried about losing even one of them to Hungry Wok — especially a VIP customer.

The VIP customer calls and based on Poong’s reaction, everyone assumes she decided to stick with Giant Hotel. But no! She’s moved the reservation to Hungry Wok. Yay! Everyone cheers in delight and hug each other, although Poong and Sae-woo’s hug lasts notably longer.

Chil-sung finds a wallet and realizes that it belongs to Gum Granny (or Kim Seon-nyeo, according to her ID, but she’ll always be Gum Granny to me). He finds a wedding photo of a young Gum Granny and a man that looks an awful lot like Chil-sung. He calls one of his men to investigate into Gum Granny’s past.

Gum Granny returns to the restaurant, looking for her wallet. Chil-sung reveals that he has it — and that he knows who she really is: his mother. She denies it, because how can someone who abandoned her child be a mother? But even as she denies it, she breaks down sobbing, apologizing that he’s found out the truth.

 
COMMENTS

Ohhhhh, sneaky move, show. Lee Mi-sook playing both Sae-woo’s mother and Chil-sung’s mother now makes it feel a little incestuous to hope for any romance between them. Then again, maybe that’s the “melo” focus shining through. But you know what, show? I’m through playing your games! I refuse to take sides! I just want our trio to be together forever, drinking beer on the patio and asking each other all those late-night questions you ask your good friends (like who you would save if two of your friends were drowning).

I’m still totally loving the respectful camaraderie between Poong and Chil-sung. Even though Sae-woo continues to come between them (often literally!), they are still able to have a genuine friendship and support each other in their endeavors. I appreciate that Chil-sung is doing his best to step away from Sae-woo and gently guide Poong and her together. He can sense the attraction between them and can see through their completely lame excuses why they don’t want to date right now (okay, maybe those excuses aren’t that lame since they’re both still getting over their past relationships).

There’s just something about the squishy and sweet way Chil-sung takes care of the people he loves that continues to make my heart melt. Why isn’t Jang Hyuk in more soft and warm roles like this, dammit? I’ve never been a particular fan of his and most of his roles I’ve seen him in have been more action-thriller, so this is a whole new discovery for me.

Then again, the power of Jung Ryeo-won’s smile could make even the most cold-hearted person become soft and squishy inside. I keep hoping the fact that Dal-hee (remember her?) has vanished off the face of the earth is due to the writer realizing that no one cares about Poong’s ex and the potential tension of having her start up a clinic in the same building as the Hungry Wok. Instead, we just want the smiles and cuteness and the delicious, delicious food!

I suppose we’ll have to introduce some kind of tension eventually. It would probably be boring to have another twenty episodes that are just our main cast smiling goofily at each other in the kitchen. But I’m not sure I would complain if the second half of the show was just the Hungry Wok coming up with new amazing menus each week and stealing more Giant Hotel customers. The only dramatic tension I need right now is figuring out how to not eat my entire refrigerator while watching this show each week.

 
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Thank you, odilettante!

I really love Jung Ryeo Won, she has such a beautiful smile - and then she has a fifth gear smile that feels like the sun breaking through the clouds. (Sorry for the mixed metaphors 🏎🌤)

Chil Sung is such a good Mother Hen to everyone. I hope he comes out okay at the end.

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Yes... Sae Woo's smile can really knock one's socks off. Now I understand why Child Sung imagined a sunny meadow with butterflies when he first saw her smile and was smitten. It seemed so exaggerated then but it made sense now. I'd want a little ray of sunshine of my own too.

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Your metaphor may have been mixed but it was also perfect. And I couldn't agree mor.- both about Jung Ryeo Won and also about Chil Sung.

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I love that, if you can call Jang Hyuk the second lead, he isn't doing normal second lead things like being the annoying person in the way. Another one of my favorite shows right now (we're getting so blessed!)
Dal-hee's disappearance is a little odd as I at least keep expecting her around the hotel owner, but she obviously doesn't love him either.

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We should just sit back and enjoy the show instead of thinking who is first, second, third lead etc...
I like watching kdrama compared to china/hong kong/others because most main characters get their chance to shine at their role, whether as villain or hero/heroine. Even those with minor roles have good acting skills and are convincing regardless of how much screen time they have.

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Agreed. Thanks for saying in a better way what I was getting at.

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Still loving Greasy Melo. Sae Woo is a little ray of sunshine. I want someone like her in my life. :D

I have to say I was a bit disappointed by Sae Woo's family in this episode. Poong gave them all a job and they are ready to jump ship as soon as more money is dangling in front of them. Especially the mother? How can she tell Chil Sung that he is not good enough for her daughter when he saved the one thing she cared about the most: her horse.

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I agree, I was really disappointed in Sae Woo’s mom. At least Seol Ja has a track record of valuing money highly. Sae Woo’s mom suddenly getting high and mighty is a bit too much of a chaebol trope, but I hope/trust the writer will find a way to turn that trope on its head in later episodes.

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Hopefully!

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I thought she was panicking about her potential future son-in-law being either Poong or Child-sung. Not that that absolves her - her daughter is a grown woman who's perfectly capable of choosing a life... oh wait, her first husband wasn't a great choice, was he? Maybe I do have some sympathy for Sae-woo's Mum.

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While I understand most parents will think no one is good enough for their child, Sae Woo's mum is really ungrateful to say those mean things to Chil Sung considering they're all indebted to him right now. She should say with tact and not with scorn. Chil Sung could've rudely said it's none of her business since he doesn't know she's Sae Woo's mum but he didn't get angry or raise his voice. Such an angel. If it's a real mafia boss, Sae Woo would've been forced to sell herself instead of still being her happy self minus $ and useless husband.

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I'm glad I'm not the only one who felt that way ^^;; I felt the need to defend my precious cinnamon roll from unfair judgment.

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Agree! We all know he is such a good person so it irked me to see her putting him down.

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Did you just call me a dishwasher? You're so mean! You gangster/thug. Geez, Mum, not big on self-awareness are you?

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Hi odilettante, thanks for the recap!

This show made me hungry with all the dishes they cook. What make me wondering is that the bamboo straw re-useable? Or non-reuseable? Then, it will take a lot of efforts to wash it if it’s reuseable? 😬😬😬

Only in dramaland where they cook tons of dishes but they didn’t even shed any sweats 🤔🤔

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Some say you shouldn't even reuse bamboo chopsticks because you can't clean out stuff that soak in. Those straws have got be pretty much impossible.

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I was wondering about the same thing when I saw the straw.
This show makes me wish there's a Hungry Wok nearby to go satisfy my cravings when I see people enjoying the food. Grrrrrrr.....

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Only in drama land can they have a restaurant with no dish washer, since she reassigned herself as a greeter and waitress.

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I have never been so happy to see a restaurant filling with customers! I feel like I’ve been waiting forever for that scene of the gang working together efficiently and watching people eat their dishes with satisfied grins on their faces.

Another superlative scene, even better because of its freshness: Chil Seong and his umbrellas. He is the best ever at not getting the girl. Instead of feeling sad for him in that moment, I felt proud of him and hopeful for him. He is so much more as a character than ‘the guy who didn’t get the girl’.

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I really enjoy this show but I keep feeling like I'm watching revamped Pasta. Pasta is one of my all time favorite dramas and knowing that the same production team is on this project lead me here. I just don't know how I feel about all the similarities. I like Greasy Melo independent of Pasta so I hate when I see the influence which conflicts me.

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Oh, that's interesting. I didn't realize it was the same team and this is so much more interesting to me than Pasta. But that felt like all they ever cooked was Pasta alla Vongole 😆, maybe that's why?

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Oh, that Vongole....

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I haven't seen Pasta but you're not the first person to say this. It mostly makes me want to watch Pasta.

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Pasta is permanently cemented on my top 5 all time favorite dramas list. It's an extreme slice of life with not a lot of real drama but it's heavy on the nuance. The first couple of times I watched it, I couldn't believe how Yoo-Kyung took Hyun Wook's crap. At some point, however, I realized what was really going on.

The drama taught me that meek doesn't mean weak. Pasta is now my go-to drama when I want to watch a woman conquering her world on own terms.

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Actually, I was afraid writer Seo would sideline Chil-sung to give more interaction room for Poong and Sae-woo. But this eps reminded me yet again why I adore this particular love triangle so much.

I just love how calmy our precious gangster told Sae-woo not to hate him even if she couldn't like him. And how confidently he said to the other two that he'll save himself and help Poong and Sae-woo if all of them were drowned. It's like he has enough time to acknowledge that yes, he like Sae-woo. And yes, he like Poong too. And that he is actually can be okay with those two end up together, and he is more than capable of finding his own happiness another way. That calm realization and reaction made me respect and love him more as a character. And while I want him to end up up with his own Sae-woo, now I'm more excited to see how the writer will give him a happy ending without abrupt and unnecessary loveline.

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Come on, Seolja! Make good choices!

Since we have a ways to go, I guess the hospital reservation will be canceled. But still, they have a ton of customers, so there's that. I'm just waiting for Poong to make the almond tofu thing.

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he’s now a chef with a conscience. Plus he can pay her three times what she’s already making

... which can buy a lot of conscience. It's on aisle 3.

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@lordcobol, your post reminds me of one dialogue between Oh Hye-won and Sun-jae in Secret Love Affair, when SJ told HW that money is the most powerful one. Calmly HY answered, "No, it's the devils who whisper "You can buy anything with money...."

It's true that Wang could buy Seolja with the hotel money by providing the salary Seol-ja needed it.

But to me, Wang might be still the same man who ran away with Seolja's money years ago. He's still tricky, and the kind of person who would do anything to get what he wants. The current one was "the proposal" that the nurse could not reject (I'm wondering what is that...), so he can make those VIP are not going to Hungry Wok.

Master Wang still has so much devils inside him who always whisper "You can do anything to get what you want....."

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Also, his argument for why he was now a chef with a conscience was based around the notion that he stole Poong's dishes but he didn't know he was stealing Poong's dishes at the time .
That's like me walking out of a store with goods I didn't pay for, realising later and then shrugging and going, "oh well, guess I get to keep them". It's still theft, dude.

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Thanks for the recaps odilettante.
I felt cheated out of a half meal too. Thankfully we can still read your recaps to re-live and prolong the sweet memory of the 2 episodes until the next course is served.

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Oh Nooooooo..... I just noticed the Currently Airing schedule provided here and it shows that Greasy Melo is not airing at all this week :( :(

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Isn't it weird that no one in the show seems to think Gum Granny and Sae Woo's mom look alike?

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I think they're saying it's because no one really "looks" at a poor, old woman. Maybe now that she's Chil Sung's Mom she'll have the typical drama makeover and then everyone will see it.

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Yea, but even Gum Granny doesn't see herself in Sae Woo's mom?

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I don't think the 2 Lee Mi-sooks are related in the drama, there has been no mention of their resemblance at all. It may just be a case of actress Lee Mi-sook wanting to have fun playing dual roles.

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I think it'll be weird if they don't write it into the story. I'm putting my money on a twins-separated-at-birth-secret to be revealed, which would make Chil-sung and Sae-woo cousins. Then everyone can hang out together forever as one big happy family!

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I love your idea- and it is exactly the sort of thing that fits into a 'melo'.

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They did mention their resemblance once. This is a classic "there but for the Grace of God" move. Remember the scene where Gum Granny was young and watching Sae-woo's Mum win Miss Korea (or equivalent) and pointing out she was just as good looking. The only difference between Gum Granny and Sae-woo's Mum was privilege. It's the same thing with Giant Hotel and the Hungry Wok - the only difference is privilege.

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This show is so much more enjoyable now that they're starting to put that love triangle in the backburner lol. Too bad this week only gave us 2 episodes because it very much felt like 21&22 is a precursor to 23&24. SW's growing affection for Poong is adorable, if anything JRW can really take a candy girl role and make her shine and it's nice to see SP finally somewhat give in at the end. Of course the highlight is still my Chilpoong bromance. CS's show of loyalty in front of the CEO warmed my heart and it's easy to see why SP is so willing to forgo a relationship to not hurt his hyung. Now all I need is more domestic Chilpoong and I'll be a happy camper.

SJ caving in the face of temptation isn't surprising. She needs the money and she's definitely more than qualified for a job at the hotel, and I love how honest she was about it while Poong was carrying (lol) her back to Hungry Wok. I'm sure her loyalty will win over in the end, but I appreciated how sincerely SP 'courted' her. Loved seeing how SW's mom finally found a way to be useful. On the one hand, SP really took them in when no one else would and esp in her case, with no qualifications to speak of, so I was a little salty with her lol. But on the other.. They really do need money lol.

Finally, I love seeing Poong in his element. His passion for cooking is clear and his optimism even with just a few customers is naive but adorable. He really is innocent like CS says bc he still believes that hard work and talent will win out, but with CS now by his side, there's no taking him down.

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Regular WOL viewers : How can Jang Hyuk be so soft and warm in this drama? 😲

Me : How can Jang Hyuk be so tough and intimidating in all of his dramas. 😰

Bottomline : He is sweet and cute in real life and unfortunate for us he suffers from typecasting.

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He has so so so gentle looking eyes and naturally cute mannerism which makes him very endearing. He looks perfect for playing a tender sensitive romantic hero but success of Chuno has cemented his image as a 'tough guy'.

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Ironically, I’ve always seen the vulnerability in all his roles, including Daegil in Chuno. That’s why I love him. But I guess Chilsung is more openly sweet? (Though badass still). I’m kinda worried about his reaction to Gum Lady being his mom. I want him to forgive her soon but I guess that won’t be easy right? :(

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Master Wang - what a shameless liar! Was it his pure conscience that got him to bribe the three friends who betrayed Poong in the beginning? Ugh! Better be poor and a part of the team with heart, Seol-ja!

Gum Granny - so she wasn't embellishing when she called Chil-sung her son in the hospital. What a moment! Why do we have to wait another ten days to see what happens next!!!

Poong - that hug in the dining room was such a bold step forward for a guy who was all flustered by a peck on the cheek! Declaration of love!

Chil-sung - What a guy! You know what makes him so lovable? He's always quietly looking out for everyone else, and not taking the credit for it.

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Uh, isn't picking up the lady and just carrying her away even worse than wrist-grabs ??

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If he was carrying her off kicking and screaming it would be.

If he was carrying her off because he forcing her to do something against her will, it would be.

In this case, I don't see the issue. Her conscience was on his side. If she thought he was out of line, she is tough enough to have fought back and to have made him put her down. If she didn't agree with what he did, she could have walked right back across the street, but she didn't.

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Since he'd just taken off his own cast, I was way more worried about HIS wrist right then!

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They're both bad.

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*sigh* I didn't like it either.
I'm one person who doesn't generally find Poong's behaviour problematic but this move I did. The only thing that saved it for me was that she looked a bit like she was relieved he saved her from herself.
But that still didn't change the fact he did it in the first place.

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I've been away from dramaworld for quite some time, and after reading beanies posts, I decided to marathon Greasy Melo, and the rest is history..I just loved this squishy marshmallow show to pieces. Jang Hyuk is amazing, and so is the rest of the cast. Only watched until ep 13 now, but I'll catch up soon..😆

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*whispers*
Welcome to the Dark Side...
(or at least the Shadow Side).
I recommend the prawns.

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Thank you @odilettante

• Seeing the Hungry Wok is full of customer and how busy the kitchen is, I can’t help but feeling proud!! Go Hungry Wok, Go!!!

• The Trio is ❤️ I hope I can see more of this three hang out together thru a can of beer and food!

• #ChilPoong cheerleader here! How precious they are... Poong is lucky to have CS at his side... because yess Poong is so naive and innocent 😅 but I love how palpable his passion about cooking, you can help but root for him like CS do

and I love how flustered (?) and touched Poong when CS said (at the end) he will save both of Poong and SW (and also himself)

•The Hug!! Awwwwww Poong, what a bold move 😝 and I love how SW lowkey tell Poong what’s she like about him “cool, manly, sincere, and honest”
many people questioned why SW likes Poong, imo they seems to forget about their earlier interactions esp the bridge scene in the beginning, when SW want to jump off the bridge, and Poong give her a fortune cookie, and it tell to looks to a sky and bla bla (I forgot the exact lines). That words is motivated her to keep going despite being hit by the rock bottom.. He is kinda her savior too.. also the later is about the feeling being needed like other beanies already explained in the previous recap, and and off course because The Chef is handsome
😆😆😆❤️

the show become better and better
I already prepared my heart for the comeback of the Ex-s but if the writer decide to make them disappear forever, I wouldn’t mind 😝😝

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They could just go with the family opposition to Poong.

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I really hope that there are at least 20 more (half length) episodes, rather than 10, because otherwise we are running out of time. First, Sae-woo’s dad is still in jail, second, what about looking into the finances of Giant Hotel? Shrimps Wars may be fun but takes precious time away from truly defeating the enemy. I am not so sure that Dal-hee is gone: The writers may have decided not to have Dal-hee open a clinic in Chil-sung’s building but that does not mean that we do not see her again- in fact I suspect we are just about to: Remember that 100 person reservation for the surgeons association? Guess who one of those surgeons will be? Revenge is a meal best served on a bed of rice, with noodles on the side. Dal-hee gets to see that Poong has moved on. This being a melo perhaps she will even see Poong and Sae-woo have their first real kiss- right in front of her. OK, it is probably too soon for that. Odilettante (many thanks for her hard work) asks a very good question: Why hasn’t Jang Hyuk done more “soft and warm roles like this”? First- I would characterize Chil-sung as warm but strong, not soft. Second, that question answers another question- why would a top actor like Jang Hyuk take a role where he is the second lead? Answer- he was previously type-cast and this is his opportunity to show this different side. And I would also point out that “second lead” really doesn’t capture his character- Chil-sung is a primary role, not just the designated love rival. Good writers stretch the genre- and these are pushing us beyond the usual rom-com formula. Still, I expect that I am not alone in hoping that Beautiful Patient from the hospital will reappear and make Chil-sung a very happy man- how’s this for her backstory- she felt she could never marry anyone decent because her father was a gangster…. Hey, it’s a melo, right?

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There're 40 episodes for this drama I think, so plenty of time left to resolve all these issues if the writer stops wasting time on unnecessary love triangles lol

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I'm also expecting Chef Poong's ex to be one of the surgeons attending the dinner (that is, if the event was not cancelled due to the counter offer made by the villainous chef at Giant Hotel).
Also hoping for Beautiful Patient's re-appearance into Chil-sung's life.
So, here's wishing all your speculations come true :)

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Man, Jang Hyuk's genes are strong!! Remember in Fated to Love You how all his ancestors looked just like him too?

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I think that Jang Hyuk's acting is much better in this show than in Fated to Love You.

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Hahahaha.... if you're talking about how his dad looks like him (cos IT IS him) that's to save on another actor's fees and also make it funnier as it's expected and it's a very convenient way since the said character doesn't have any lines.

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I love all the Three-Js!

Jang Hyuk is super swoony 😍

Jung Ryeo-won has just the right balance of dorkiness, cuteness and stubbornes needed to make her character so delightful. 😂😊

Junho is just so darn sexy 😍

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Finally fusion friends!
Fighting!

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