On the surface, SH is premised on both the Cinderella story and the contract marriage.But as the drama progresses, it becomes clearer and clearer that the trite set-ups don’t dictate the plot.Yun Jie arrives at his office, and tells his subordinate that whomever is cleaning is office needs to be fired.When he arrives at work, it has to be clean, and it wasn’t clean today.Yong Yong and Yun Jie make out in bed, and wake up the next morning shocked to see each other naked and in bed together.
Yun Jie tries to leave the scene, only to have Yong Yong sit behind his car to prevent him. Yong Yong realizes she is late for work, and rushes off in her new bike.
Since I started recapping, I figured one day I’d recap a TW-drama.
I never thought it come anytime soon, since I haven’t liked one from start to finish in years.
Episode 1 Recap: We meet a couple at their wedding reception – he in black tie, she in her white bridal gown – sitting in front of the ubiquitious red backdrop present at every single Chinese wedding banquet.
They drink their wine, but the expression of discomfort and awkwardness hovers over their every move.