The drama “Hymn Of Death” with Lee JongSuk and Shin HyeSun hooked viewers in the tragic love story of Korea’s first soprano Yun SimDeok and genius playwright Kim WooJin in the 1920s. For more information and picture about the drama, you can check our cast and summary here.
The drama already ended after 6 episodes or 3 episodes on a 70 min format. This article contains spoiler up until the end of the drama.
On the last episode, the viewers well aware that the couple will commit suicide together were watching the episode with this tragic ending in mind.
Shin HyeSun (as Yun SimDeok) and Lee JongSuk (as Kim WooJin) made the promise to leave to Japan to make the choice of love instead of their family. They met there, however, things did not go as planned. Both were stuck in unsolvable issues that would tear the couple apart and make their lives miserable. As they were talking, they decided to commit suicide together.
They took a cruise boat and prepare to leave this world together. Before jumping in the night sea holding hands, they had their last dance together and their first and last kiss.
This is how their tragic love story ended.