Mi Jo has spent 25 years of her life with her best friends. None of them could imagine a life without each other. When Mi Jo finds out that Chan Young is suffering from cancer her world comes crumbling down. In her weak moment, Seon Woo becomes her strength and comfort. In ‘Thirty-Nine’ Episode 5, Mi Jo and Seon Woo will pursue a romantic relationship.
Chan Young and Joo Hee are still unaware of the condition that will change their lives forever. After many days of acting out, Mi Jo goes to Chan Young and they have an emotional talk. While talking Chan Young realizes that Mi Jo’s changed behavior has something to do with the medical report. Finally, Mi Jo tells Chan Young that she has stage four cancer and the episode ends with her saying that she should be the happiest terminally ill person that the world has ever seen.
What Happened In The Previous Episode?
Till now, we have seen that Mi Jo takes a medical test along with her friends. Everything seems fine till the doctor calls Mi Jo to talk about her friend’s serious condition. When she arrives at the hospital she couldn’t believe that Chan Young is suffering from stage four pancreatic cancer. After hearing this, Mi Jo loses control and bawls like a baby. Her first response is to go to Jin Seok. When she arrives at his office Seon Woo is also there and he witnesses Mi Jo’s break down. She keeps repeating that it is Jin Seok’s fault and that she will kill him.
When she calms down a little she gets out but Seon Woo refuses to let her go alone. He drives her to Chan Young’s place and she goes in to tell her the news. However, she is standing near the door, she hears Jin Seok’s wife accusing Chan Young of having an affair with her husband. The breaking point for Mi Jo comes when she hears Jin Seok’s wife saying that Chan Young will go to hell after death. After hearing this Mi Jo does not think twice and slaps her. The situation escalates further when Jin Seok’s wife files a complaint against Mi Jo and they end up pulling each other’s hair.
Seon Woo Comforts Mi Jo
After the police complaint was settled Mi Jo returns to work. Everyone tries to do her best but keeps zoning out. Seon Woo being a good friend and colleague tries to cheer up Mi Jo with spicy tteokbokki and flowers but in the end, they aren’t enough to compensate for a dying friend. Later, both of them take a walk in the park, and Seon Woo suggests a great way of letting her frustration out. He gives Mi Jo a pair of shoes to put on and tells her to run. Finally, both of them run like maniacs who don’t give a damn about the world. After this, Mi Jo tells Seon Woo that Chan Woo is suffering from stage four Pancreatic cancer.
What To Expect In The Upcoming Episode?
The next day, Seon Woo talks to her sister So Won while he is buying perfume for her. It is a birthday gift. On the phone, he could figure out that she is drunk but he could never imagine the reality that her sister is entangled in. After his call with So Won, his friend calls him as he spots his sister outside a pub dressed like an escort. His friend is worried but he thinks that it’s best not to say anything. Will Seon Woo find out the truth about his sister?
‘Thirty-Nine’ Episode 5 Release Date
The ‘Thirty-Nine’ Episode 5 release date is 2nd March 2022. Even though Mi Jo tells Seon Woo about Chan Young’s illness she decides to take a little more time before telling Joo Hee. However, she is still upset about other things and decide to drink at the Chinatown restaurant. As the night success, she gets drunk and leaves the restaurant without paying the bill. This results into an awkward conversation between her and Hyun Joon the next day.
Where To Watch ‘Thirty-Nine’ Episode 5?
The South Korean series ‘Thirty-Nine’ is a television drama broadcast by the jTBC channel. People living in South Korea can watch the upcoming episodes of ‘Thirty-NIne’ on the official network. As for the international fans, they can watch the ‘Thirty-NIne’ episode 5 on the subscription-based website Netflix.