Drama Photostory – “Dazzling” Episode 12: The Heartbreaking Truth Behind The Watch Closes The Drama
“Dazzling” also called “The Light in Your Eyes” is an interesting and unique fantasy drama. Viewers are balanced between laughter and sadness. It makes viewers introspect their own life while thinking deeply about the meaning of aging.
For more about the summary, posters, and trailer, you can check our cast and summary here.
What happened previously?
All the story is flipped as viewers understand that Kim HyeJa (Han JiMin and Kim HyeJa) has Alzheimer’s disease.
Her husband (when he was young) -Lee JoonHa (Nam JooHyuk)- looks like the doctor who is in charge of her. Kim HyeJa when she was young, married him.
Kim YoungSoo (Son HoJun) and Lee HyunJoo (Kim GaEun) dated when Kim HyeJa was young.
Mysteries are unsolved, the identity of grandpa with the watch, why the watch is the same as JoonHa, where is JoonHa now, and how will HyeJa deal with the disease.
For more, please check the previous episode here.
Hospital staff to HyeJa’s father: “There was a commotion last night because of a watch.”
HyeJa to her son: “If you can’t even get up on your own, how will you live from now on?”
HyeJa’s daughter-in-law: “This is food for father[in-law]’s memorial ceremony”.
HyeJa’s son lost his leg when he was trying to catch his ball.
Kids made fun of him and he had a hard time. His mother harshly told him to take his life in his hand.
Kid: “I don’t want to go to school, it is field day.”
Mom: “You can’t go because you’re embarrassed? Then live alone in hiding all your life. Don’t go to school. Don’t even go out for the rest of your life.”
Kid: “After that, other kids at school stopped making fun of me, and they didn’t even come anywhere near me.”
Kid: “You hate me, don’t you? I’m a nuisance to you, right?”
Mom: “I’ll put it away if you’re not eating.”
Son: “It’s missing a triangle. This is a triangle, right?” *A few seconds later, raising his voice* “Just put it here. Why are you…”
*JoonHa is working in a newspaper agency.*
HyeJa: “I’m pregnant.”
HyeJa: “When I found out I’m pregnant, I jumped of joy even though I was alone. Why did he say “thank you”?”
HyunJoo: “YoungSoo is in the kitchen, Dad wants to train him.”
YoungSoo: “The onion is red.”
*JoonHa first is not interested in the baby but he got to learn and love him.*
*JoonHa’s father is asking for money.*
JoonHa: “I will do anything I can in order to protect my family.”
HyunJoo: “That fortune teller was a genius.
*HyeJa’s son and HyunJoo are talking about HyeJa’s deteriorating health.*
Son: “By the way, do you know any watch that’s related with my mom?”
HyunJoo: “Wait, is he still alive?”
*Today is HyeJa and JoonHa’s wedding anniversary.* *JoonHa is very busy with his reporter job.*
*JoonHa did not come home that day.*
HyeJa: “Where is JoonHa?”
Reporter: “To tell you the truth, yesterday, officers from the government barged in and arrested everyone from our newspaper company. JoonHa and I were taken away too.”
Police: “We are investigating him.”
Policeman A: “We’ll investigate and find out if he’s done anything wrong.”
HyeJa: “You’re detaining an innocent man for no legitimate reason.”
Policeman A: “If you don’t want your son’s future to be ruined, please just leave.”
*HyeJa visits JoonHa at the police station.*
JoonHa: “I’ll be released soon, so just go home and wait.”
*JoonHa’s death notice is delivered by the postman.*
Police: “He exhibited symptoms of pneumonia during the investigation. I’m sorry for your loss.”
HyeJa to policeman A: “You killed him. This is my husband’s watch!”
Policeman A to HyeJa: “I’m sorry” *giving the watch.*
*The family held the ceremony.*
Because of his leg the son cannot walk safely on the snow. When he was younger someone removed the snow from the streets.
HyeJa is not in good condition, she goes outside to remove the snow from the floor. She explained to her son -failing to recognize him- that she had to remove the snow for her son. The son then understood that she was the one that took care of him.
*HyeJa is now greatly impacted by the disease and she remembers the happiest time of her life.*
Son: “My mother has Alzheimer’s disease. But perhaps, she’s simply reliving the happiest moments of her life.”