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* BlondGuysAreEvil: Expecially when they look like they shampooed in grape juice.





* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]: Evil guy Gu Yong-gap has hair dyed a light purply-blonde. ''For seven years!''

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* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]: YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Evil guy Gu Yong-gap has hair dyed a light purply-blonde. ''For seven years!''


When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 20-episode 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Baek Seon-joo, who has wanted Tae-sang for almost a decade. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of June 2013).

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When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 20-episode 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Baek Seon-joo, who has wanted Tae-sang for almost a decade. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of June 2013).aired 2013 summer.


~~DramaticHourLong, KoreanDrama~~


When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Baek Seon-joo, who has wanted Tae-sang for almost a decade. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).

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When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 20-episode 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Baek Seon-joo, who has wanted Tae-sang for almost a decade. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April June 2013).


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* EiffelTowerEffect: Namsam Tower can be seen from the top of the office building where everyone works.


When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Seon-joo. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).

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When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Seon-joo.Baek Seon-joo, who has wanted Tae-sang for almost a decade. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).


* ClingyJealousGirl: Seon-joo, in spade!

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* ClingyJealousGirl: Seon-joo, in spade!spades!


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* LoveMakesYouEvil: Yong-gap is inherently a monster, but this is exacerbated by his UnrequitedLove for Seon-joo

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* UnrequitedLove: Jae-hee for Mi-do, Seon-joo for Tae-sang (taken UpToEleven)

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* ClingyJealousGirl: Seon-joo, in spade!



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[[caption-width-right:349:Lee Jae-hee, Seo Mi-do, and Han Tae-sang against a backdrop...of mudflats?]]


~~DramaticHourLong, KoreanDrama~~



* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]: Evil guy Gu Yong-gap has hair dyed a light purply-blonde. ''For seven years!''

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* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]: Evil guy Gu Yong-gap has hair dyed a light purply-blonde. ''For seven years!''


When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Seon-joo. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrother Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).

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When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Seon-joo. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrother [[BloodBrothers Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).

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* MissingMom: Tae-sang's mother supposedly ran off twenty-one years ago with a married man.


* Engrish: Jae-hee speaks four languages, but his English is pretty garbled.

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* Engrish: {{Engrish}}: Jae-hee speaks four languages, but his English is pretty garbled.


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* LoanShark: Tae-sang meets Mi-do while threatening to burn her father's bookstore.

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When A Man Loves (in Korean, 남자가 사랑할 때) is a 2013 KoreanDrama aired on the MBC network. Han Tae-sang is a thug and part of a loan shark gang. Meeting a plucky high school student during one of his shakedowns, he reforms, and seven years, later, is a successful financier. He bumps into Seo Mi-do again, and tries to prove he is a better person and worthy of her love. However, other evils rise from the past: Gu Yong-gap, a former gang peer who harbors deep hatred for our hero; his former boss' Gangster Moll Seon-joo. There is also Lee Jae-hee, the cute younger brother of [[BloodBrother Chang-hee]] (who is in prison). Jae-hee also feels attraction to Seo Mi-do. The series is currently airing (as of April 2013).

!!The series provides examples of:

* {{Adorkable}}: When Tae-sang is being bashful.
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Mi-do
* ApronMatron: The ramyun shop owner.
* BadassBookworm: Tae-sang
* BeingGoodSucks: Being a former gangster, Tae-sang has to deal with the mistrust and aftermath of his former profession.
* BerserkButton: Don't mess with Mi-do when Tae-sang is around.
* BilingualDialogue: At a business meeting with Tae-sang, Jae-hee uses or translates French, English, and Japanese.
* BlatantItemPlacement: Tae-sang decides to go camping for some indiscernable reason.
* BlondGuysAreEvil: Expecially when they look like they shampooed in grape juice.
* DarkAndTroubledPast: Chang-hee served seven years in prison, and flashbacks tell us he was a pretty dark guy even before then.
* DoggedNiceGuy: As the second lead, Jae-hee is too earnest and likable to be hated. Much.
* DrowningMySorrows: Seon-joo
* Engrish: Jae-hee speaks four languages, but his English is pretty garbled.
* GoodScarsEvilScars: The stab wound on his shoulder means Tae-sang has to take off his shirt to show it. Yay!
* GratuitousEnglish: An episode is set in Guam
* GreenEyedMonster: Seon-joo for anyone other than her.
* InLoveWithTheGangstersGirl: Yong-gap has had the hots for his late boss' girl even before the boss had a fatal accident.
* MrFanservice: Tae-sang has about 7 shirtless scenes in the first two episodes.
* PoolScene: Mi-do sees the scar on Tae-sang's back for the first time.
* ShirtlessScene: Both leads get their airtime.
* SurprisinglyGoodEnglish: Mi-do speaks more clearly than Jae-hee.
* TalkingInYourSleep: Jae-hee mentions to his brother that he seems to mumble when he's having a nightmare.
* VacationEpisode: Mi-do goes to Guam ostensibly to review resorts.
* {{Workaholic}} Tae-sang
* [[YouGottaHaveBlueHair You Gotta Have Purple Hair]]: Evil guy Gu Yong-gap has hair dyed a light purply-blonde. ''For seven years!''

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