While I may have problems with the execution and plotting of 49 Days, I really do love the story it is attempting to tell. It takes the topics of life and death and actually tries to have a meaningful discussion about them. If anything, perhaps watching 49 Days reminds us all to cherish our life and the things we take for granted, because in an instant anything can change.
Written preview for episode 12 of 49 Days:
Min Ho and Ji Kyung are walking along the cherry blossom lane, when suddenly Ji Kyung feels dizzy. Ji Hyun’s soul unexpectedly pops out of Yi Kyung’s prone body. Min Ho quickly sits Yi Kyung down. After regaining consciousness, Yi Kyung thinks this is all so unbelievable. Except In Jung is watching Min Ho and Yi Kyung from nearby, and she feels stunned to see this.
Yi Kyung has returned to the cherry blossom lane she used to love. The time she spent with Yi Soo flashes through her mind. On the other hand, Scheduler appears before Ji Hyun, who has encountered this unexpected situation. Scheduler thinks Ji Hyun is someone who is adept at creating trouble, and he scolds her….
[Credit: written preview released by SBS, translated into Chinese by 49 Days Baidu bar, translated into English by me]