When you love someone, you let the person go. Yoon Jung Hyuk (Lee Jong Suk) is a college student who is popular because of his intellect and good looks. While he is caring for his sick girlfriend, he meets a woman named Lee Shin Ae (Jun Ye Seo). Will Jung Hyuk realize the true meaning of love and sacrifice after meeting Shin Ae? “When I Was the Prettiest” is a 2012 South Korean drama special directed by Baek Sang Hoon. It was a part of the “KBS Drama Special 2012,” an anthology series that originally aired from June 3 to December 23, 2012. The episode of “When I Was the Prettiest” originally broadcast on August 26, 2012.
A sad but beautiful story. An unlikely love story that develops in the face of death. I wished she didn't leave him but she wanted him to remember her as a pretty woman rather than let him see her die eventually. She could have been selfish to the end but she let everyone go. Very sad.