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Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 12)

Recap He Luo struggles to solve a math problem, lamenting at how different the college learning pace is compared to high school. Her friend and roommate, Ye Zhi, shows up with a magazine, asking her which look is better. She’s trying to decide what to wear for the upcoming school dance that Feng Xiao is… Continue reading Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 12)

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Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 11)

College starts and Zhang Yuan and He Luo must learn how to navigate their new long-distance relationship while balancing it with budding social lives at school. Recap School starts for Zhang Yuan and He Luo in their separate cities. Zhang Yuan has mandatory military training at school while He Luo falls ill. Her roommates seem… Continue reading Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 11)

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Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 9)

The last summer after high school is one full of joy and heartbreak, and our characters get to find this out the hard way. Recap He Luo nervously checks her college acceptance result and is overjoyed to find out she made it into Huaqing. Tian Xin and Yun Wei also get into their top-choice colleges,… Continue reading Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 9)

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Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 8)

As the school year ends, our band of friends must confront the reality of the gaokao results and the impact that it’ll have on the rest of their lives. But the summer after their final year of high school also offers a temporary shield from those realities and a time for them to acknowledge the truths… Continue reading Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 8)

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Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 7)

As the gaokao approaches, the pressure is on to perform well from parents and teachers. All distractions are off-limits, which doesn’t bode well for the students’ activist efforts and relationships. Recap He Luo and Zhang Yuan get their friends and classmates to set up a donation tent to support the Sichuan earthquake. It’s well-received by the… Continue reading Recap: Suddenly This Summer (Ep. 7)