Hae-gyung leaves with Se-hyun; Jin-gyeom travels through time

Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles:

Weekly Update

“That’s The Way It Is” Episodes 33 and 34 (Sun.)

Today, 6:40 p.m.: Yoo-ri’s mother invites Hae-gyung and Se-hyun and tells them the kids should move out. Hae-gyung and Yoo-ri’s mom find no solution and Hae-gyung ends up leaving with Se-hyun. Tae-hee tells Se-jun to break up with Na-young.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Tae-hee watches over Na-young like a hawk. Se-jun is upset that he’s unable to see Na-young. Ji-sun tells Min-ho she’s moving out.

“Teacher Oh Soon-nam” Episodes 37 and 38 (Mon.); Episodes 39 and 40 (Tue.)

Monday, 7:45 p.m: Yu-min forces Soon-nam out from Jukhyunjae. Joon-young blames his father and Se-hee for Soon-nam’s predicament and runs away looking for Soon-nam. Doo-mul tells Soon-nam to follow him if she wants to find Joon-young and she seeks an attorney’s advice. Myeong-ja comes across pamphlet on Se-hee’s desk on studying abroad program.

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m: Soon-nam confronts Yu-min that Se-hee plans to send Joon-young away abroad. Yu-min finds record book under his bed and pressures Bong-chul with it. Bok-hee begs Yu-min not to severe blood ties. Se-hee tries to get closer to Joon-young unhappy with Soon-nam’s visits to Jukhyunjae. Se-hee forcibly takes Joon-young somewhere.

“Alice” Episode 5 (Wed.); Episode 6 (Thur.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m: While searching for Jin-gyeom, Tae-yi learns from Do-yeon that he was in an accident. Meanwhile, Jin-gyeom travels through time for the first time while on the cusp of death and runs desperately to try and save his mom.

Thursday, 7:45 p.m: The time travelers continue the assault and Seok Oh-won warns Jin-gyeom of murders to come. Meanwhile, Tae-yi gets one step closer to figuring out the secret to the time card and time travel, prompting Min-hyuk to pay her a visit.

“Do you like Brahms?” Episode 3 (Fri.); Episode 4 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:45 p.m: When Hyun-ho learns that Joon-young lied to him, he begins to be wary of his friend. Meanwhile, Joon-young overhears a private conversation between Song-ah and Min-sung regarding Dong-yoo and plays a song for the heartbroken Song-ah.

Saturday, 7:45 p.m: Song-ah and Joon-young bond over intimate secrets that they share with each other. Meanwhile, Joon-young, Hyun-ho, and Jung-kyung have a very tense trio practice session.


Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles. This column offers synopses of the dramas playing throughout Hawaii. Chung can be reached at 521-8066 or jeffchung@kbfd.com.


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