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Queen of Mystery 2 Live Recap: Episode 8

Live Recap for episode 8 of the Kdrama Queen on Mystery Season 2 starring Choi Kang Hee and Kwang Sang Woo
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Sol-ok is stuck in a mountain boarding school and no one knows she is there. But on top of that, there is a murderer around. That boarding school looked so spooky y’all, but I also kind of liked the old worldly cottage look to it, too. That school is actually a boarding school in real life, too.

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Shorthand (Character Chart)
Yu Seol-ok – SO | Ha Wan-seon – WS | Woo Sung-ha – SH | Jeong Hee-yeon – HY | Kim Kyung-mi – KM | Bo-kook – BK | Ha Ji-seong – JS | Cho In-ho – IH | Gae Sung-woo – SW | Wuk Seong-hwa (sergeant)- WSH | Shin Jang-gu – JG | Shin Na-ra – NR | Hwang Jae-min – JM | Gong Han-min HM | Kim Moon-ki – MK | MC J (Duty Police rapper) – MCJ | Lee Sun-ho – SH

How to Watch Live: myKBS (may or may not work and it needs flash player)
How To Watch Later: On Demand Korea, Viki
Airing Time: March 22nd, 22:00 Seoul
Countdown: RECAPPING

The studyaholic and the fan boy walk up the road, but it is a creepy rode and they look spooked. They make it to the scary looking boarding school and walk around the front like it is a scary house. The girl goes inside and says that she really needs to pass this time.

Inside, the instructor grabs everyones small things, buy SO hides all her secret items. The instructor tells her to cut her medicine! He wants them to remove everything and only keep their will to pass. SO asks the friend if this is normal. He says it is normal, people come there so they can leave quickly.

Cut to a woman looking for Noori, possibly her cat? She looks everywhere in the woods for her cat. But then seh sees something, is it Noori? Is she playing with her? The woman approaches Noori, but she looks dead. The woman falls on the ground in shock and screams.

Back at the school, SO hears the scream and asks the guy if he heard it too. But he says he didn’t hear anything and play with his eye glasses.

the weird detective gives his class and makes a joke that only KM laughs at. In her mind she says she will laugh at all his jokes.

Class adjourns so everyone leaves. But the CSI starts calling Kyung-mi, Kyung-mi. She pretends like she doesn’t hear him. KYUNG MI! But she can’t ignore that so she goes to talk to him. he want to meet with her in his forensics office, but she has to keep it secret from other students. Visiting his office is the dream of all police cadets. KM nods, ah…yes. If they know that he only asked her to his office then they will be mad and jealous, especially from a good student like her. She nods and asks for his phone number.

Romantic music starts playing and he says that isn’t a good ide. She understands her heart. KM doesn’t know what he is talking about. He tells her to call him on the internal line only.

The friend wakes up from studying in a classroom with a yelp, everyone looks at him. He leaves and puts on his glasses, but then he sees someone stealing cigarettes. The manager stole students cigarettes. The student comes out and sees that someone took his cigarette, who did it? the boy thinks he should make a detective story about this.

Outside, SO runs into the study girl and the fan boy. She got a 60% discount. SO thinks that baoy must have been a conman because he gets a commission. But then the friend comes up and says he got 10% off, so SO feels better about her 50%. They talk about all the rules, no drinking, no internet, no cell phone, no dating. But the fan boy came as a manager to the study girl.

SO tells the study girl that she looks good. then they talk about not dating officially. “Some” is okay (some-boy, some-girl). SO then tells the manager that this boy has a hidden camera, so he takes it off. But no one takes it away from him. At that moment, a woman runs up and asks for Hang Gi-young (?) then she runs inside to find him. This is the same person who’s cat died.
Cut to team 2. WS and SH aren’t getting along. WS says he is trying to contact SO, but he can’t find her. SH thinks that is weird, maybe she is hiding from WS. WS says he isn’t looking for her and gets up. SH asks if he is out to look for SO but WS plays it off like he isn’t. However, he wonders if he did something wrong to SO.

WS meets with SW accidentally. WS says he isn’t on his team anymore so he doens’t have to do what he says, but he is interested in the finger print results so send it to his mail.

WS meets with his brother and asks him if he is okay. Has he eaten? the brother says he is fine, WS doesn’t have to check up on him, to him WS is still a little boy. WS says he has been independent since he was 3 years old. But then they start to talk about Director Kim. The brother thinks back to Kim sending them flowers. Kim is the one that will bite them if they get weak. The brother asks about their father, WS says he is resilient. The brother says the father was wrong, but come back to the company anyway. they have some playful brother banter and then the older brother tells WS to go back, he knows he is busy.

WS leaves but then he sees a woman walking into the building. Is that Hee Yeon? maybe not. But then HY sneak peaks WS and says that it looks like they are good brothers, more than she expected.

Fan boy checks the rooms for a headcount. One of the students dissapeared. SO wants to know who, but he says she won’t know him. Flashback to the cat woman looking for Han Gi-young. The study girl knows that the stalker is Han Gi-young. Today is the one week thing. they dated before. The woman was stalking the guy and the guy dumped her. A lot of people saw them arguing. He ran away and the girl said she is going to kill him. The stalked got kicked out because she made a big mess.

But she didn’t leave easily, she kept yelling that she will kill them one week later, she will kill them both! the car drove away and the girl started to feel sick in the car. She says she will get some fresh air outside. They both go outside but then the driver gets a call. That is when the girl jumps off the cliff.

That night, the stalked killed herself. But no one found the body. Study girl asks SO if she is scared, but SO says a serial killer is scarier. She is more concerned with eating.
SW looks for team leader Hwang (weird CSI) he asks for the finger print. But Hwang is on the florr cleaning, he is sanitizing the floor but SW is stepping all on it with his dirty shoes. He says the shoes are clean, he ordered them from overseas. But Hwang just puts on his crazy face and blocks the door, he says he doens’t want anyone to bother them.

Cut to the daughter police officer, she wants to apply for violence team 2 because she is a big fan of SH.

Back with Hwang (JM), Hwang starts collecting footprints for all the shoes, but they don’t have his shoes in Korea so he is contributing a lot. Hwang tells him to change his shoes if he commits a crime. SW is a little perturbed that Hwang just ruined his shoes, but Hwang just asks him to leave.

SO wants to buy bread, but it is the mans time now. Man and woman have different times to eat so they won’t bump into each other. The boy thinks it is hell. So the excercie room is the only time men and woman can see each other outside studying.

WS hopes SO won’t get mad for going into her room, but he is looking for evidence. He sees her parents picture and thinks back to the taxi driver suicide case, he sighs and sees a note on the mirror. It is a note for her friend telling her to not look for her. He gest even more worried.

Back at the school, someone is dead in the excercise room. Maybe the guy the stalker liked? A woman finds him and thinks that the ghost killed him. She goes back to her room and goes crazy, then she gets all her things and leaves. She takes off and someone runs after her. He tells her to calm down, it is dangerous to leave now. But she takes off.

At the same time, WS is driving to the school. He knows where she is from her note so he is driving to meet with her.
But he comes upon a blockage so he has to get out of his car. The road is completely blocked with trees/rocks. He continues the rest of the way on foot. It is dark out, but he at least has a flashlight. then we see the dangerous lady driving away and mummbling that the crazy woman is bad, she will kill me. WS yells to her that the street is blocked and can he give her a ride, but she just drives off.

Back at the dorm, everyone is freaking out at the dead body. SO goes inside and tells everyone not to touch anything until the police come. But there was arock slide so the police won’t come soon. They have more than 200 CCTV’s around, how can someone kill anyone here?

So starts inspecting the scene. This person wasn’t running on the treadmill for a long time.

Cut back to WS walking in the forest again. he compains about this hogwan in the forest, but then he finally finds it. He runs inside and asks if anyone is around. Hello? But it is very empty and there are so many CCTV’s around. He wonders if it is really a hogwan. He yells for ajumma.

The place is really empty though, he walks around to all the rooms and doesn’t see anyone. But then he hears all teh commotion and sees all the kids at the workout room. He pushes himself through the room and sees SO.
She is shocked to see him and he is just as shocked that she is there. He says he was worried about her because he couldn’t contact her. But then he sees the dead body, why is there a dead body there?

SO says they have to figure out the reason. He tells her that her eyes are big and she will fail this exam also. They get on the case.

WS and SO walk around the school and talk to one of the teachers. He explains how some things are for the students and other things are for the teachers. SO tells WS that she pays $1700 per month to go here. WS is all like, what???? Give that money to him. But then SO asks about the dead guy.

One of the teachers says they had a dating incident here. SO asks about teh girl that committed suicide. But he teacher says that is all lies. She left the school but didn’t commit suicide. He took her back home.

Flash back to the girl crying in the car. The teacher tells her that she should meet someone who knows that she is pretty and she thanks him.

SO wonders why there is a rumor that she committed suicide. The teacher says that kids just make up rumors here because they have nothing else to do. WS asks to see the CCTV so the teacher shows him all their footage.

3-20-2018, 17:14:40
The boy went to the gym.

SO thinks that this boy was the only one using the gym, so the person who found him first is the most suspicious.

We see the girl running in and finding him there and screaming.

WS says she only spent 1 minute there, can she kill someone with only that amount of time. She only spent 20 seconds in front of the body. SO thinks that it looks like she was so surprised as if she saw a ghost. If it was an accident then she might have been surprised by that. They talk about it for a moment. they have a few limitations with the CCTV.

BK follows the superintendent around and into a church. He sits in the congregation while everyone prays. But then church lets out and BK accidentally on purpose bumps into the superintendent. Then the superintendent goes outside and helps the church members cross the street. BK comes up to him and asks for a favor. Can he take over this parking service? The man says he can do it and hand over the baton. But then the superintendent thinks BK looks familiar. They shake hands and talk about how they know each other, intelligence service!

Meanwhile SH is in his office doing nothing in particular. The police daughter, NR comes up to him and tells him she want to be in his team. But it looks like SH doesn’t want to take her. She follows him around anyway. She asks for his signature and says she can show him around. He tells her to listen to him, gongwon without a calling is just a salary person, but police have another duty. She thinks he is super cool.

WS knocks on someones door and asks her about the dead body, they heard she found the body first. But she isn’t answering. They want the manager/teacher to open door but he says he can’t open an employees door. He opens it, he is the only one with the key.

then WS and SO start to ask another person about the accident. He seems suspicious. They think he knows why this woman was looking for this dead guy, it has to do with the stalker case. The man says that woman’s cat died. this was a cat that she cared for like her own child. She shared her food and tea with her and they slept together.

WS wants to know how he knows the cat sleeps in the bed with her. He says that she told him! But it looks sketchy. He says that he knew she was dating that student. Flashback to this guy seeing the woman and the student kissing. the stalker also sees them kissing and slaps the girl.

So wants to know why they kept the student there since they were dating. He says he didn’t want to make a big rumor and he never thought this person would kill herself.

Ah, they haven’t gone into the room yet. They go back to the room with this man. the man says that the employee woman saw the ghost of the dead woman. He was evesdropping on the conversation and heard it. He is a bit of a stalker actually. WS thinks the same thing but SO says listening isn’t stalking and tell him to continue.

The man finds her key very quickly and SO thinks he found it so quickly among all those other keys on his chain. But opening a door isn’t a crime…

They open the door and we see that the girl is dead on her bed. The man says it wasn’t him, it wasn’t him! And he starts crying. They go back to the CCTV. WS gets a feeling, something is there. So wonders what his feeling is but he tells her not to rely on his feeling.
WS and SO leave and start looking though the footage with their little team of the friend, fan boy, and study girl. Study girl says she should study so the fan boy tells her that she can study and he will look some more. the friend tells her to just look at the CCTV, she even went to jail. She isn’t weak. She tells him that she was in a holding cell, not jail.

The three argue about this for a little bit.

WS stands up and tells them that they are all suspects. They are all like…again? Then all the students come into the room. WS tells them that they will all move 5 in a group until the police come. Until then they need to cooperate with their investigation. The fan girl thinks that ajusshi is charasmatic, SO says his nickname is drug dog. But the friend tells them to just look at the CCTV or they won’t be able to catch the criminal.

SO notices something strange. The student manager walks around without any reason. The friend thinks it is the cigarrettes. He reorded it. He plugs in the hidden camera and shows the manager stealing ciarrettes. then So goes back to the dead woman and takes a photo. This is a peace cigarrete.

WS and SO look around the bedroom crime scene. SO thinks this case is a locked room murder case. But WS says that is obvious. They go back to the body. The face is all red on the body as if she has a severe rash.

In the student room, the fan boy tells the study girl that she should get some fresh air. they all agree that they can all get some fresh air, but they have to go in groups of 5. they tell the manager that they are leaving, but he isn’t moving. Then he collapses, he is dead! His face is has the same kind of allergic reaction as the womans. All the students run out and WS and SO go to the scene.

WS inspects the body, he’s dead. SO thinks back to the other crimes and thinks this is a serial murder. She thinks this isn’t a locked up case, it is a trick. After murdering became a locked room, then after putting the trick, the murder trick becomes a locked room (?). WS wonders how he killed them and So says, the murderer is…

Fade Out

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  1. bbcream
    March 22, 2018 / 12:21 pm

    Thank you so much! I feel like this drama is really picking up now. I kind of wish they scapped the first 4 episodes and just started with episode 5 as the first episode.

  2. Anonymous
    March 22, 2018 / 12:26 pm

    Yep, I love these last few episodes way better than the first 4.

  3. silver
    March 22, 2018 / 2:39 pm

    I like how the show put SO and WS together as if not even the desires of the writer can keep them apart. It might have seemed strange that SO left, but she is so driven to become a detective, but it is so natural that WS goes after her because he does not fit anywhere if she is not there. the last episodes were also interesting because they show that WS has real issues with obeying authority, working as a part of a team, but not with obeying SO.
    Maybe the police chief should try to bring SO on the second team to make the team functional.

    • oppafangirl
      March 22, 2018 / 3:41 pm

      Oh that’s a nice point on WS not following orders! He is really like a puppy following SO everywhere. Its so much fun to watch it.

      • V
        March 22, 2018 / 5:53 pm

        LOl, that is true! He only obeys SO. I really like the last two episodes a lot, too, and I am enjoying this boarding school storyline more than I thought I would!

        I love how the fan boy and the study girl showed up at the school and are now helping out with the case. Does anyone think that these two will stick around even past this storyline? I hope so.

  4. silver
    March 22, 2018 / 7:00 pm

    I am also curious about the profiler and the young policewoman. It is interesting that although she seems kind of superficial, she picks on interesting issues. She is interested in how WS interrogated a suspect, in what the profiler does. Probably there are other things, i did not pay much attention to her in the beginning.

    It is as if the way male detectives do their job (everything about fighting, showing how cool they are) is boring. Women are interested in the work of the profiler: analyzing, searching for motives, looking at character etc.

    • Anonymous
      March 23, 2018 / 5:07 am

      She does pick up on little things! She is played off as dumb and the bubbliness only adds to that assumption, but she catches on to a lot of things that others miss. I was so upset when the new CSI person basically told her to go play in an amusement park. I hope she proves them all wrong!

  5. JY299
    March 22, 2018 / 7:13 pm

    Lol agree with the team idea. Maybe KM will join in again? They had that tiny team in season1 but Inspector Woo seemed to have kinda sold out end of last season?? Like the dynamics 🙂

  6. Bashayer07
    April 18, 2018 / 1:33 pm

    What’s the real name of daw woon and han gi yong !!

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