Uncontrollably Fond Episode 8 Recap



We get to rewatch Joon Young’s (Kim Woo Bin) to No Eul (Bae Suzy) and their kiss. Ji Tae (Lim Ju-Hwan) listens to the scene, he goes to knock again but leans up against the door instead. He assures No Eul that he has never toyed or used her and that he loves her. She turns to leave and he begs her to no go but she walks away. She walks away in a daze with Ji Tae following behind her until she stops. Joon Young starts rooted to his spot until Pororo drops the sausage that No Eul gave him at Joon Young’s feet.

Na Ri (Kim Min Young) is watching a TV interview with Yoo Na (Lee Elijah). Na Ri comes over and asks if No Eul was aware of the plan. She tells her that she was and was told out to act on the day of the concert. Na Ri berates her for not telling her sooner. She shakes her telling her who worried everyone was and No Eul says sorry. Finally, she asks Na Ri to stop because she’s tired.

Once the broadcast is over CEO Namgoog (Park Soo Young) is congratulation Yoo Na on her acting skills. Kook Young (Jung Soo Kyo) chimes in that they are telling the entire population of Korea a lie and he thinks it’s unfair. Namgoog asks Man Ok (Jang Hee Ryung) to read the online comments and the temperament had taken a complete 180 turn for the better. Namgoog tries to sell the news break as a good thing but Kok Young mentions that Joon Young really likes No Eul. He also brings up that no one has heard from Joon Young and they come up with different scenarios.

No Jik (Lee Seo Won) is walking in school and suddenly everyone is thanking him for the food. They tell him that they didn’t know that he had a brother that was so rich. He’s really confused because he can’t place who they are talking about. A classmate tells him that the Dean wants to see him in the office, and he walks in to find Joon Yung with the teachers.

They meet on the roof and Joon Young mentions how much he’s grown. Jik tries to focus on the money promising to pay him. He ignores that and confesses his feelings for his sister and how much she means and asks Jik to help him out. Jik is silent for a beat before returning to the money and promising to send it to the company when he has it and walks away.

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No Eul is lying in bed and the last few sentences that Joon Youn told her replay in her mind. She starts rolling around and trying to block it out.

Ji Tae is at work and momentarily gets lost in thought. His secretary comes in with the keys to the car he left in front of Joon Young’s place. He asks to speak freely as his friend. He tells him to stop because he’s gone much father then he should have. He suggests her apologies to Jung Eun and for No Eul because if they find out who each other are then all hell will break loose. He excuses his secretary and calls his assistant and asks if she bought what he asked for.

Joon Youn and Ji Tae arrive at the same time. At first, they just stare in each other’s direction before Ji Tae makes his way up the stairs. Joon Young son follows. When No Eul opens the door she tries to close it as soon as she sees Joon Young but he blocks it with his leg.

Ji Tae sits down and preps porridge for her to eat mentioning that Na Ri told him that she didn’t eat. When she doesn’t touch it he goes to feed it to her, but Joon Young mentions she has 2 hands. She tries to tell Jin Tae that she’s fine, but when he tells her to eat she glances over at Joon Young before moving to eat from the offered spoon. Joon Young will not have her fed by another man so he eats it.No Eul gets angry and she leaves.

The men have a heart to heart and Joon Young mentions that he thought he refused her and wonders why he’s still sticking around. He tells him that it must be the case of if I can’t have her, no one can. Joon Young mentions that since he mentions that he is not worthy of No Eul, he mentions that love happens and doesn’t listen to reason. Ji Tae mentions that he had been worrying about it a lot lately and thanks to him he has decided to just like No Eul. (A little too late unless this series does end with Joon Young dying) Joon Young Finally asks about his identity because he’s hiding a very expensive watch under shabby clothes. Ji Tae doesn’t answer but checks his phone to see 12 missed calls from Ha Roo. When he calls back he finds out his mother collapsed.

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Ji Tae arrives at the hospital to find Jung Eun (Lim Ju-Eun) resting beside his mother. He asks why she’s there and she explains that his mother had called her out to go to the sauna. When she arrived his mother complained about chest pain before fainting. He accuses her of doing something, but she assures him that she didn’t. Ha Roo (Ryu Woh) asks why he’s yelling because she was the one who saved their mother. With their father being gone on a business trip and him not answering, if Jung Eun hadn’t have been there she would have died of fright. Jung Eun stands up and hugs her telling her that he couldn’t have answered at work. She tells Ji Tae that the doctors believe that it’s a side effect of her kidney transplant and they’ll know more when they get the results in.

Jon Young walks the streets to find No Eul when he does he mimes t eat and he’ll wait there. She doesn’t want to leave so she over eats and he comes in. He pays for the bill and walks outside. She tells him to stop and he reminds her that thanks to Yoo Na she’s lost her title as gold digger so it would be an issue if someone took their picture. She tells him to let go and he advises her that he doesn’t plan on letting go that day and they can stay there all day if she wants. He raises his scarf again and tells her to follow him and they leave.

When they’re in the car she tells him that she’s going to cling and cry about Ji Tae until he accepts her. He tells her that it’s fine because he doesn’t have time to be prideful or jealous. She tells him to drop her off at the hospital and leave. He tells her ok, he promises to drop out of her life, but it will take 3 months minimum and 4 months at the max. She wonders why it’s taking so long to get to the hospital and wonders if he’s even taking her to one in Seoul.

They pull up outside of his mother’s restaurant and tells No Eul that his mother is the better person to prick the finger to take away indigestion. When he arrives a customer is paying and doesn’t say anything until the restaurant is empty. No Eul introduces herself and Jung Sik (Choi Moo Sung) asks if she isn’t the gold digger and she assures him that she isn’t. She tries to assure his mother, but Joon Young mentions that he likes her as he told his mother on the phone. She tries to deny it and say they don’t have a relationship but Jung Sik says that it looks like they do. Jon Young admits that he didn’t understand why he cared so much about this woman for 9 years but he understands that he loves her. Young Ok (Jin Kyung) tells they them to opens the doors again because she couldn’t do business. No Eul calls to her and tells her that she promises to run as far as she can from Joon Young she offers to sign a contract but burps. Young Ok comes over and starts hitting her back.

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They go in back and she asks that Young Ok doesn’t prick her too hard because she hates her. Yung Ok assures her that she doesn’t hate her which surprises No Eul, because if she was in her position she’s sure she would hate herself. Young Ok tells her that she doesn’t have her because she knows her place. No Eul is super scared and ends up yelling when she’s pricked.

Junk Sik notices No Eul’s sneakers aren’t straight and files them. He asks Joon Young the answer of 7 x 8 to make sure he’s sane. He asks what drew him to No Eul since she’s so plain next to the people in his life. He tells him that he’s put those people behind him, and Jung Sik admits that his father did the same. Jung Sik tells him that he’s going to forget about No Eul just like his father did because Hyun Joon (Yu Oh Seong) never once looked for his mother.

Hyun Joon arrives at the hospital and goes in. Jung Eun tells him that he should change before he gets caught. He turns to go in when she asks if he really likes her so much that he’s will to push aside his high-end clothes and wear cheap clothes for her. Ji Tae tells Jung Eun that he’ll have Secretary Jang bring her home.

The Doctor tells Eun Soo (Jung Sun Kyung) she’s fine. She tells the doctor word for word what she wants him to tell her husband and when Hyun Joon arrives he complies.

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Ji Tae is changing in the bathroom and he remembers the end of the conversation he had with Jung Eun. She tells him that they will be married in a month on his parent’s wedding anniversary. He starts shaking with anger.

Joon Young tries to help his mother in back. He tells her that he won’t let No Eul run away like she did. She tries to ignore him by calling a supplier. He tells her that he’s going to stay with her no matter what she says and he’s going to do what he wants.

Jung Sik is suddenly worried about Young Ok being so quiet and wonders if she killed Joon Young. He tells No Eul that Jon Young might look like a star but really he’s just a pitiful boy who can’t get his mother to even cook for him. She asks him how their relationship got so bad and Jung Sik doesn’t want to get started. He gives her the cliff notes and then asks about her father.

Joon Yung tells her all about his upbringing. How his mother has him on her own at 22 and how she would work 2 jobs just to pay for his tutor. He tells her about her ability to cut apple slices and how she stole when he wanted to eat something at a time when she didn’t have money. He asks No Eul if he still looks like someone out of her reach. She thanks him for the help with her indigestion and gets out of the car. When she gets into the house they are sullen.

Hyun Jon sends Ji Tae home despite his protest and how he feels like his father should take care of himself. When he gets home he gets a text inviting him out for noodles with No Eul. Hyun Jon calls his soon and apologises. When Ji Tae inquires as to why he tells him just everything and he promises to be better. Ji Tae tells him that he’s fine the way he is and promises to relay his message to Jung Eun.

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Bong Sook (Kim Jae Hwa) bring out more food and says she’s treating her. She says that it’s being she went from gold digger to shield. She tells her that there is no point in being the shield. She rattles on about her standard since she was rejected by 2 men. Bong Sook asks who she’s meeting and she tells her she’s meeting with Ji Tae. Bong Sok takes the food back because she has all the luck. She waits for a while and then tries to call Ji Tae but he doesn’t answer.

Joon Young arrives home to find Kook Young and Namgoog waiting for him. He turns away without saying anything. They run in front of him and Namgoog tries to get Kook Young on his knees but he stops. Namgoog apologises for throwing him under the bus for his own good.  He puts the blames on Kook Young but Joon Young tells them they made the right choice. He walks away and they wonder why he believes they did the right choice. He gets into his room and lies down on his bed.

After an hour Ji Tae still hasn’t shown and Bong Sok tells her it’s a waste of good food. She tells her to wait. No Eul mutters that he was going to ask him to stop her and that everything is his fault and she leaves. Ji Tae is still near home clutching his phone with her 8 missed calls.

Joon Young is in bed when he receives No Eul’s call and leaves in a rush. When he arrives his head starts to spin and his vision blurs but through his will alone he focuses again tells God he won’t give up. She stands in front of him and he hugs her.

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