It starts with the question Yoon Hee poses to her husband, “Who is #1 in your life, honey?” He never answers her; I don’t think he could, for he himself does not know. But as the story unfolds before us, is it possible that this mystery person in Dong Hoon’s life lives behind door number 1? Continue reading My Mister Locations: Ji An’s House, #1
“In the mountains there you feel free” ~ T. S. Eliot, The Wasteland
@rellea translated a post in DC Inside, which pointed out that Park Dong Hoon’s bag symbolises the weight of life that he carries. One place where he consistently does not hold on to his bag is in the countryside.
The countryside in My Mister is a place to which our characters escape to find peace and rest, and the insights they glean during their excursions often constitute a turning point in the characters’ development. In contrast to the city wasteland, with its crammed alleys and the neutral tones of office cubicles and subway stations, the countryside is replete with life and lush colours and wide open spaces. These qualities allow our characters to see clearly the most important facts of their lives for the first time, and to gather strength to act on these insights.
Continue reading My Mister Locations: The Countryside (part 5/5)
This is a lovely character study on Lee Ji An at the end of the journey with My (Her) Ahjussi. She’s no longer “alone in this big world, a foreigner among laughing people, or just running forward mindlessly.”
Why does Dong Hoon frequently walk away from Ji An when the poor girl is already having a hard time keeping up with his longer strides? Soompi members speculate. Continue reading Why Does Ajusshi Walk Faster?
Did you know that the lyrics for the 4th OST, ‘Dear Moon’, was written by IU herself? Continue reading IU on “Dear Moon”