With the truth of murder of crown princess revealing, Queen Bo Kyung (Kim Min Seo) is shedding tears.
On February 28th, 2012, MBC drama series The Moon Embracing the Sun published the video preview for episode 17. In the preview, Lee Hwon (Kim Soo Hyun) finally knows that shaman Wol is the “dead” Yeon Woo (Han Ga In), burst into tears.
The preview also broadcast the short “reading kiss” of Lee Hwon and Yeon Woo in the study room. Prince Yang Myung who has been loving Yeon Woo wants to bring Yeon Woo to run away just like what he thought when young. But he fails because Yeon Woo is “woman of the king.” Yang Myung even points the sword on the King Lee Hwon, “attempts to rebel.”
The episode 17 video preview features the kiss scene of Hwon and Wol. The “chrysanthemum tea kiss” and “infirmary kiss” that are highly anticipated by the audience finally are going to debut. In the episode too, Heon and Yeon Woo seemingly officially begin the romantic palace romance. The sweet hint for two persons has been published by management agency of Han Ga In on February 25th, 2012 through Facebook.
In the hint, Han Ga In said, “Spring coming soon? Accompanied the footsteps of the arrival of spring, the shooting is also almost coming to an end, what a pity.” She continued, “The friends of The Moon Embracing the Sun production team, even if trembling in the cold, not sleeping, not bathing, the remaining time together with everybody also flies.”
However, while the spring for Yeon Woo finally arrives, but for Queen Yoon Bo Kyung, what’s welcoming her can only be a cold winter. Bo Kyun who wears the “evil woman” mask is in fact the poor supporting actress. Although want to become the moon, after all, can only be a mirror, as implied in her name.
For Yoon Bo Kyung, if she has any crime, that’s the love at first sight for Hwon, the vicious love that wants to occupy for herself, and the name of ‘daughter of sinner’ that has been tied her down – Bo Kyung’s father killed Yeon Woo in order to prevent the daughter of Heo Young Jae, the representative of scholars clan to be the queen.
Since then, the murder of crown princess Heo Yeon Woo has buried a deep sense of guilt in her heart. In the episode 16 broadcast on February 23rd, 2012, Yoon Bo Kyung finally collapses miserably, crying out exclamation that is a mix of horror, anger and loss. Bo Kyun was trembling, looking at her father and said, “I know everything, the thing of father murdered Yeon Woo,” touching the heart of audience.
In fact, contrary to the her vicious image of has been tight-lipped about the truth for the sake of keeping the position of queen, the inner heart of Bo Kyung has always suffered. Owning the title of queen in name only for 8 years, Yoon Bo Kyung who has heartache is afrad to not even able to hold to the position of queen.
After the episode 17 of The Moon Embracing the Sun, the drama officially enters the closing chapter for the Yeon Woo murder incident. In the coming 4 episodes, the ‘fake’ moon, Bo Kyung, will have miserable defeat. The palace infighting of consort clan is getting the attention.