The classic, the story about a mother and daughter’s love.
Ji-hae daughter of Joo-hee falls in love with sang-min, a drama club friend. Sang-min is the son of Joon-ha, who was in love with Joo-hee in the past.While cleaning the room Ji-Hae comes across a box full of letters that tells about the story of her mother.
Joo-hee visits his uncle’s home in the countryside for his vacation and meets Joon-ha. He falls in love with her at first sight and so they both started enjoying their days comfortably. Joo-hee and Joon-ha used to play near the river side. One day Joo-Hee’s father came to know about their love story so he forced her to marry Tae-Soo, dear friend of Joon-Ha.
Tae-Soo came to know about their love story and tried to help them but his father came to know about it one day, he beats Tae-soo. Tae-soo tries to commit suicide so that his friends could be together but in vain. When Joon-Ha came to know about his friend’s attempted suicide, and Joo-Hee’s sufferings he decided to join army. During a war he lost his eyesight. After some years he meets Joo-Hee, in order to hide his blindness he convinces her that he is married. Heart broken Joo-Hee marries Tae-Soo. They give birth to a beautiful daughter whose name is Ji-hae. After several years Joo-ha’s friends meet Joo-Hee who tells her about his last wish: that his ashes be scattered by her in the river, where they first met. At that time, she comes to know he got married after he had a son her daughter’s age.
In the present, Ji-Hae’s own story unfolds. Her love interest reveals his true feelings for Ji-Hae, feelings that mirror her own. It is also revealed that their taking shelter together during the storm was no accident; he purposely left his umbrella behind so that he could join her under the tree. Then, when Ji-Hae pensively reveals her mother’s story to him, tears stream down his face. He wordlessly lifts a necklace from around his neck and places it around hers. It is the necklace that Ji-Hae’s mother, Joo-Hee, had given to Joon-Ha when they met. The circle is completed; Joo-Hee’s daughter and Joon-Ha’s son have fallen in love.