Soon-nam pressures Bok-hee; Joon-young and Song-ah bond

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 41 and 42 (Sun.)

Today, 6:40 p.m.: Jong-chul and Sook-kyung come together to plot Jong-chul and his wife’s future. Se-jun faces unexpected obstacles in his future with Na-young.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Feeling sorry for Se-jun, Hae-gyung gives him money to work it out with Na-young. Tae-hee is moved by Na-young’s desperateness.

Teacher Oh Soon-nam

Episodes 53 and 54 (Mon.); Episodes 55 and 56 (Tue.)

Monday, 7:45 p.m: Soon-nam pressures Bok-hee to tell the truth about the accident. Yu-min tries to use Soon-nam to persuade Doo-mul. Doo-mul refuses to believe Yu-min. Soon-nam comes across Joon-young’s diary and find out what Yu-min and Se-hee did to her. Se-jong confronts Se-hee asking if she is not Won Se-young. Hwa-ran informs Se-hee that Soon-nam has a man. Doo-mul chides with Soon-nam when she’s burrowed in sorrow.

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m: Se-hee is shocked to hear Doo-mul’s conditions at Hwang Ryong’s meeting. Soon-nam threatens Se-hee that she will expose Se-hee’s identity to Se-jong. Bok-hee sees Soon-nam’s childhood photo at Sun-ju’s.


Episode 13 (Wed.); Episode 14 (Thur.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m: The past is flipped upside down. Tae-yi meets high schooler Jin-gyeom but he’s like a different person. Will the real Jin-gyeom be able to prevent his mother’s death this time around?

Thursday, 7:45 p.m: The prophecy is playing out and death is fast approaching. Jin-gyeom is tormented, thinking another version of him could be the culprit while Tae-yi tries to stop the tragedy recorded in the final page from repeating itself.

“Do you like Brahms?”

Episode 11 (Fri.) Episode 12 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:45 p.m: When Seong-jae finds out about Song-ah and Joon-young, he ends up saying some harsh things to her. Meanwhile, Joon-young and Song-ah bond closer together as they visit his childhood neighborhood.

Saturday, 7:45 p.m: Joon-young walks Song-ah home and receives an unexpected gift and has a brief encounter with her family. Meanwhile, Jung-kyung has a run-in with Hyun-ho after giving Ji-won a private lesson in a music facility.


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


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