In the future, all K-drama white knights have a lot of live up to. Han Kang is taking the role of the devoted friend to a new level of effectiveness, not content with just doing little things to support Ji Hyun, he’s almost singlehandedly making her last wishes comes true and sustaining her on her three tear quest. Normally he might seem too perfect or too accommodating, but somehow he just seems reassuring and practical.
Written preview for episode 17 of 49 Days:
Kang sees Yi Kyung hopping into a taxi and taking off. He’s shocked and follows Yi Kyung. Scheduler helps the fallen Ji Hyun get up, and takes her to the train station on his motorcycle. At the train station, Yi Kyung boards the train. Following behind Yi Kyung, Kang and Ji Hyun also board the train.
Kang tells Yi Kyung that only her remaining here (in Seoul) can he find someone (Ji Hyun), and he pleads for Yi Kyung’s assistance. Even Ji Hyun is crying and begging Yi Kyung to please give her just 10 days only. Yi Kyung hears Ji Hyun’s sincere entreaty, and Yi Kyung decides to hear Ji Hyun out. Yi Kyung and Ji Hyun’s soul sit across from each other and have a conversation.
[Credit: written preview released by SBS, translated into Chinese by 49 Days Baidu bar, translated into English by me]