Oh Hae-young Again literally came out of nowhere for me. I’ve only barely heard anything about it, and was not even planning to pick it up, until I randomly downloaded it and thought that the pilot episode was pretty decent. By the 2nd episode, I was hooked; until the finale, I’d stay up late into the night for the raw copy of the episode and watch without subs. It was all I wanted to be for a romance drama, and then some. Within its world are people who are, in one way or another, broken and lost; all tangled up somehow in a certain trick of fate. At the center of it all is a man and a woman at different ends of emotional extremes—he, leading a miserable life with so much pent-up anger and inability to express emotion; she, fearless and had always kept her heart on her sleeve. Their relationship seems impossible and problematic, yet it only takes one courageous charge for happiness to be together. And while there were a little missteps, I reached the end of the drama satisfied and filled with love for this amazing show. I wouldn’t change anything else. || Rating (How rate it/How I liked it): 9/10.
(NOTE: The post contains spoilers. Read at your own risk).