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[series] 116 Reasons to Love Byung Hee: #9 – Under the Scorpion Sun

Reason 9 – Under the Scorpio Sun

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“We are born at a given moment, in a given place, and like vintage years of wine, we have the qualities of the season in which we are born.” ~ Carl Jung

I have always been fascinated by Scorpios. The interest bordered on both curiosity and fear. If you have known any, you will agree their energy is palatable and intense. See, Scorpio sits directly opposite from my own sun sign, Taurus. Like dead across. As such, I have always felt the draw of this opposite force. It is no surprise then that when I discovered G.O was born under the sign of Scorpio, it both fascinated and excited me. For that, I list this as one of my many reasons to love Byung Hee.

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Coex, K-Drama and Jellyfish

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Today, I visited Samseong-dong, a vibrant and upscale area of Gangnam-du.  I had no real plan for the day.  Remember, I adopted ‘the plan is there is no plan’ motto while traveling in Seoul a few days ago.

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Slowly, Seoul….Slowly

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Ok, I admit that I have been a little out of whack since July 10 and I admit that I probably should be going gung ho here, here in Seoul lapping up all the sights and sounds.  I am, albeit at a slower pace.  I knew when I planned this trip that I was picking the time of the year where it most probably rains the most – but is kind of fitting for the task that was hand, right?

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Desperately Seeking a Satto

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Today I met up with Jay for a morning at the Gyeongbokgung Palace.  Jay is an adorable spirit who happens to be the wife of the owner of the apartment where I will be moving to on Monday in preparation of Rain’s military discharge.  See, the apartment is apparently walking distance from DEMA.  Convenient.  Oh yes, I’ve done my homework.  It is amazing (but not surprising) that Rain makes an appearance in just about every single post!  He sidetracks me all the time!  But, okay, let’s regroup and talk about the Palace, because it was pretty awesome!

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