49 Days ended a few days ago but my heart is still heavy with all the crying and angst.
I so love the story and pace, with each episode leaving you on the edge, wanting for the days to move a little faster to watch the next one.
I wanted to write about it every episode but I felt I cannot give justice to the complexity of the story.
There’s the stories between
1. Ji Hyun-Min Ho
2. Ji Hyun-Kang Ah
3. Kang Ah-Min Ho
4. Min Ho-In Jung
5. Ji Hyun-In Jung
6. Ji Hyun-Yi Soo
7. Yi Soo-Yi Kyung
8. Yi Kyung-Ji Hyun
And there’s still about the parents and friends.
It’s a melodrama about life and death.
After watching, one would reflect if you’d
1. Lived your life with purpose
2. Been loved and have truly loved another
3. Believe in fate/ destiny
I cried for everyone on the KDrama, even for the evils Min Ho and In Jung. I hate them but also felt pity.
But I cried the most for the love between Yi Soo and Yi Kyung (even now that I am typing this my eyes are blurry). Their love is so pure but tragic, I soo wanted them to be together but I know they can’t. I love-hate the ending because of that.
I really recommend this drama, I plan to watch it again, I already miss Yi Soo!
Title: 49일 / 49 Il
Genre: Fantasy, romance
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: 2011-Mar-16 to 2011-May-19
Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 21:55
Shin Ji Hyun was enjoying absolute bliss as she was about to marry her fiancé, Kang Min Ho, but her perfect life is shattered when she gets into a car accident that leaves her in a coma. She is given a second chance at life by a reaper, but it comes with a condition: she has to find three people outside of her family who would cry genuine tears for her. In order to do this, she borrows the body of Yi Kyung, a part-time employee at a convenience store for 49 days.
Lee Yo Won as Song Yi Kyung
Nam Gyu Ri as Shin Ji Hyun
Jo Hyun Jae as Han Kang
Bae Soo Bin as Kang Min Ho
Jung Il Woo as Scheduler / Song Yi Soo
Seo Ji Hye as Shin In Jung
Details from Drama Wiki