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4.11 - Episode 11 of 25, 21

Today, we’ll be discussing Episode 11 of 25, 21, the hit K Drama on Netflix starring Kim Tae-ri as Na Hee-do. We discuss:

  • The beautiful songs during our recap: Your World by Hoseung and When We Was Young by Byeon Dong Wook.

  • How the relationship between Na Hee-do and Baek Yi-jin is getting deeper.

  • How Na Hee-do is seeing different sides of Baek Yi-jin, including his life as a student during the concert at the school when Baek Yi-jin wore the school uniform and played Starlight on stage.

  • How Baek Yi-jin is doing the goofy things you do when you’re in love, including lying to Coach Yang to bring Na Hee-do and Ko Yu-rim to the concert, playing game at the stationery store, and using a pink pencil case at work.

  • How this was a great episode for Na Hee-do: she’s in love, she’s got a best friend, and she reconciles with her mom.

  • How Baek Yi-jn is now a full-time sports reporter, covering fencing.

  • How Na Hee-do and Shin Jae-kyung start to reconcile during the death ceremony for Na Hee-do’s dad.

  • Jesa, the ceremony honoring ancestors that is practice in Korea.

  • How Baek Yi-jin is giving Na Hee-do a different perspective on her mom, and helping Moon Ji-woong and Ko Yu-rim get together as a couple.

  • The K Drama elements we saw in this episode: second couple, food, alcohol, clothing, wrist grab, flowers, fireworks.

  • Our favorite lines from this episode.

  • 90s fashion, including sweater vests, chokers, cargo pants, wide pants, crop tops, and scrunchies.

  • The shows we’re watching now, including Weak Hero Class 1, King the Land, and Tune In For Love.



K Drama Chat is a weekly podcast where we take one Korean (K) Drama each season and and recap and analyze each episode. K Drama Chat is available on Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsSpotify and Stitcher.


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