When I Live in Cheongdam ended I found Answer Me 1997. Although I was younger than the main characters in 1997, things that sparkled their world were relevant to mine because we traversed the same period, albeit in varying strides. A recent lunch with an older friend provided confirmation, amplifying our joy and giggles. Do you remember…? Oh, yes! Recalling her school days, she wondered what her life would have been if she had stayed in Korea to complete high school.
Music plays an essential role in the show. It’s like a spell that summons the air which has kept stories and emotions intact. So many songs, which will easily amount to more than one hour of serious noraebang, are played, and Yoo Seung-joon’s “가위” is just one of them.