By Chi Sun Rhee
In the latter a part of the 19 century, Japan deliberate to rule Korea. Takahashi Genji assassinates Korean Queen Min and her royal guards on October eight, 1895. ultimately, on August 22, 1910, Korea is annexed to Japan. The Koreans continuously struggle opposed to the japanese rule for his or her independence. Mija’s father is arrested, tortured, and imprisoned for years. for this reason, he turns into partly disabled.
By coincidence, a eastern clinical genius Ichiro discovers the Korean lady prodigy Mija, whose dream is to be an excellent author. Her talented expertise ignites Ichiro’s love. Fathers of each side reject their love affair. besides the fact that, their love keeps simply because there's no nationwide boundary in wisdom and love.
Seeing his people’s anguish, Mija’s brother Kwyunsoo makes an attempt to assassinate eastern Governor basic in 1943. All of Mija’s family members is arrested through the japanese police. Byunghong, who has enjoyed Mija seeing that adolescence, sends Mija to the Korean Women’s Volunteer military to save lots of her existence with the aid of eastern commander of the army police.
In the Philippines, astonishingly Mija meets Ichiro on the Lucban army Base. They get married. Ichiro is helping Mija break out from the camp, killing a eastern sentinel. within the jungle, Mija saves the Philippine guerilla commander from a jap assault and turns into a guerilla member. in the course of the fierce guerilla conflict, Mija grants Ichiro’s child. Mr. Manuel Roxas rescues Mija from an forthcoming execution.
In Manila, in the course of the bloody combating, a hand grenade explodes within sight and Ichiro falls to the floor. After the battle, Mija leaves to unite along with her son and waits to visit her motherland Korea.
Author Chi solar Rhee is a retired gynecologist/obstetrician. She is the mum of 2 sons and a daughter and is the writer of numerous acclaimed novels. Her wish to write this strange historical past of Korea in a four-part sequence of books, is a dream she has had for a number of years. A resident of Toledo Ohio, the place she is living along with her husband, John, she pursues gardening as her basic avocation.
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