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How Great Love Stories End

Some have suggested that Dong Hoon and Ji An’s parting at the cafe is an open ending. But if you compare the ending of My Ahjussi to other great love stories, its message is as clear as day: it is both a promise of more,  and the beginning of a beautiful new relationship. 

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When I know your flaws, and you know mine

A beautiful meditation on love, and the love between Dong Hoon and Ji An from DC Inside.  

When I know your flaws, and you know mine, and what we know becomes connected, your flaws become my pain and mine become yours, it becomes an invaluable, precious love between two people.

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When Dong Hoon called her 지안 Ji An

Koreans almost never, ever, address each other by their first-names. Throughout the drama, Dong Hoon calls Ji An either Lee Ji An, or Lee Ji An-sshi. But in the drama’s final line, after they part at the cafe, he calls her simply: Ji An.

Ji An, have you found your comfort?”

@brose_stv explains the significance of Dong Hoon’s intimate address.

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