A scene from JTBC's 'Nevertheless' has sent Korean netizens into a frenzy after featuring a realistic yet romantic lesbian relationship.
On August 8th KST shortly after the drama's latest episode aired, a post titled "A Korean drama featured a girl-to-girl confession and a back hug" gained attention on a popular online community. The said scene shows the two supporting female characters, Yoon Sol and Seo Ji Wan, finally admitting their feelings are mutual.
Netizens did not hide their excitement after the show by leaving comments such as:
"People who don't ship Sol and Ji Wan needs to be on board right now because the ship is about to sail"
"Today's episode was just crazy. I literally screamed lol"
"I thought it was going to be another k-drama gimmick but it was REAL"
"This will make Korean drama history"
"I'm crying because I'm so happy. I can't believe I'm seeing this on the Korean show"
"Omg let's go bigger Korea"
"It's so realistic that it hurts"
"I love how she straightforwardly said 'not as a friend' omg"
"I'm a happy-bian"
"So today marks one step for Korean broadcast media"
Check out the scene that sent many netizens into a frenzy in the video above or the tweet below.