Praise of Death: Episode 3 & Final Recap

The desire to love and be loved compels Sim-deok and Woo-jin to seek other options they can take to stay in love and be together. While family is important to the both of them, their love for each other is bigger and more crucial. Note: I’d just like to thank everyone who joined me in […]

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Praise of Death: Episode 2 Recap

How do you bid farewell with someone who you still love and desperately want to be with? Sim-deok and Woo-jin explore this devastating question as they attempt to come to terms with their widely different realities and circumstances. Praise of Death: Episode 2 Recap Woo-jin and Sim-deok walk home together after he is released from […]

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Praise of Death: Episode 1 Recap

I kind of like this one. A short 3-episode television series titled ‘The Hymn of Death’ starring Lee Jong-suk and Shin Hye-sun just recently aired on SBS. The drama occurs during the Japanese colonial rule of Korea and is loosely based on Korea’s first soprano singer Yun Sim-deok’s life and her affair with English literature […]

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