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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 10)

Yi Nan tries to stay true to his principles, but doing the right thing isn't always rewarded, especially when the truth isn't welcome. Xiao Niao finds herself getting more involved with Lin Chuan Xiang while telling herself it's all business-related. Mei Ji bristles at being overworked, especially after she finds herself a new boyfriend. Recap… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 10)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 9)

Get your tissues ready, because this episode will make you smile while you cry. Now that Xia Zhi has finally opened up to her business partners and friends, they rally around her and support her in the tough times ahead. Meanwhile, Xiao Niao finds herself flustered when an unpredictable artist appears in her life. Recap… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 9)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 18)

This show is way more watchable for me when it's on 1.25x speed... which is kind of sad. But there are only a few episodes left! In this episode, Xin Yu continues to play a dangerous game living with Bo Ya. En Xi tries to resist against Bo Ya's hold on her, but finds that… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 18)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 8)

Everyone is finally making some sort of progress in one way or another, if not personally, at least professionally. Mei Ji and Xiao Niao get closer. Yi Nan excels in his work life and needs some help in his personal one. Xia Zhi mopes around trying to reach Long Jie, who has gone MIA much… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 8)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 7)

Jenny lives up to her promise and quickly helps Yi Nan find success in business. Meanwhile, Little Bird finds a little bit of their own success, but it comes with its own challenges. Xia Zhi gets to know Long Jie a little bit better, leaving Mei Ji and Xiao Niao to spend some quality time… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 7)

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Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 17)

Xin Yu continues to act like a happy, willing girlfriend to Bo Ya while callously ignoring Zhong Kui whenever she sees him, but it's not an easy act to keep up, especially as Bo Ya continues with his nefarious plan and extend his power. Zhong Kui tries to do some investigation of his own, but… Continue reading Recap: The Devil Punisher (Ep. 17)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 6)

I am officially in love with this show and all its characters. Xia Zhi and Xiao Niao get to know Fuliangtian (and its inhabitants) a little bit better as they resume their research for the Lutian Resort renovation project. Yi Nan decides to close one chapter in his life and open up another... Recap Long… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 6)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 5)

Whenever I try to summarize at a very high level what happens, all of these episodes kind of sound the same: Yi Nan finally summons up the courage to go for what he wants in both his work and personal life, but gets rebuffed. The three women of Little Bird tackle their next project and… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 5)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 4)

Xiao Niao, Xia Zhi, and Mei Ji adjust to working together, but starting a start-up is not easy and they soon run into some bumps in the road. Yi Nan tries to step up at work and in his personal life, but also finds that things don't always go according to plan. Recap Director Ding… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 4)

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Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 3)

There's no The Devil Punisher episode this weekend because of the Lunar New Year (a belated 新春快乐!) so that gives me some time to catch up on The Arc of Life! This episode is full of more heart-warming moments as Xiao Niao and Xia Zhi leave S.U.N. Group and start their new fledgling company while… Continue reading Recap: The Arc of Life (Ep. 3)