K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 12

In the three months that I've worked here, I've felt warmer than I ever felt in my 21 years. ~ Lee Ji-an The worst thing about My Ahjussi Episode 12 is that it's too beautifully narrated that I don't know how to write my reaction. I've watched it several times already and had my draft…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 11

"I'm forcefully holding on to a heart that wants to fly away." ~ Park Dong-hoon One thing I appreciate most about My Ahjussi is the realness of the characters, especially Park Dong-hoon. He's a good guy, yes, but he is not a saint. He controls his temper most of the time but it is inevitable…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 9

"But what's so important about the truth? Our hearts are not ruled by reason, after all." ~ Choon-dae My Ahjussi Episode 9 is like the falling off and building up of the Earnest Ahjussi and the Stoic Agassi's friendship. I'll give some snippets of how this happened and other note-worthy moments in this chapter, but…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 8

One thing I've noticed about My Ahjussi Episode 8 is that it's filled with lines that'll hit home. So instead of my usual reaction, let's look at this chapter's memorable quotes. But first, I'll give a sneak peek of the major events that happened to our dear characters. My Ahjussi Episode 8 Sneak Peek The…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 7

"People's faces usually betray what kind of people they are." ~ Park Dong-hoon There are days when you know you just had enough of all the world's crapiness, and Park Dong-hoon just had his. My Ahjussi Ep 7 showed us how the Earnest Ahjussi faced CEO Do Joon-young on his illicit love affair. Campfire Truth While…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 6

"Its difficult to be around a person who saw you so vulnerable." ~ Park Dong-hoon The 6th episode of My Ahjussi was a chapter of confirmation. First, with Park Dong-hoon having enough evidence to verify his wife's affair with CEO Do Joon-young, and second, with Lee Ji-an witnessing how much the Earnest Ahjussi is just…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 5

"It's easy for people who have money to become good people." ~ Lee Ji-an Kindness is a very powerful weapon, and My Ahjussi Ep 5 showed us how it can pierce through even a stone-like heart. Let's dive into the moments that prove Lee Ji-an is slowly softening up to Park Dong-hoon. 1. The Nudge Dong-hoon…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 4

"Earnestness is like life imprisonment...You're struggling through your life sentence of earnestness. ~ Lee Ji-an Poignant, simple and horribly real. These are the three things that make My Ahjussi a wonderful drama. It started dark and lethargic yet it slowly and unknowingly draws you in. My Ahjussi Episode 4 has been my favorite chapter to…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 2

"No matter how nice a person is, there's one thing that nobody can forgive. Seeing someone who should be below you getting ahead of you." ~ Director Park Dong-woon (Jung Hae-kyun) My Ahjussi Episode 2 tells us how things blew up after Lee Ji-an stole the bribe money which was mistakenly delivered to Park Dong-hoon.…

K-Drama Reaction: My Ahjussi | Episode 1

"It’s not a story that says, ‘Reality should be like this,’ and it’s not a beautification of reality. Rather, it’s a drama that says, ‘There is this kind of reality." ~ Lee Ji-eun (IU) Dark. Grisly. Heavy. The first episode of My Ahjussi (My Mister) takes us to the bleak and tangled labyrinth of the…

K-Drama Rewind: Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo

Annyeong yeorobun!!! So, we are officially kicking off our month-long anti-Valentine celebration here in our blog... Just kidding! We are all about spreading love and good vibes, that's why I have decided to give you an early Heart's Day gift... a Flashback Sessions feature of Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo! It's a perennial favorite of…

Escaping Nugudom: Top 10 Rising Oppas of 2017

Nugu (누구) - this term literally means "who" in Korean but is often used to describe those who are unpopular or unknown. Let's list down our Top 10 Oppas who escaped nugudom this year. Though some of them may be familiar or a bit known to us, their popularity reached new heights this 2017.  Jung…