KBS daily drama, “I Hate You, But It’s Fine” successfully ended its 9-month run on television by posting its highest rating in its final episode on 2nd May.
According to AGB Nielsen, the final episode on 2nd May garnered 44.2% and was its highest rated episode in the 172 episode series. Since starting its run on 3rd September 2007, the drama had an average rating of 35.4%, making it the highest rated drama since 2000 to achieve that result on KBS1TV.
The final episode saw the series wrap up happily with the main couples either getting a baby or reconciling respectively. Oh Dong Ji (Kim Hae Sook) and daughter-in-law, Na Dan Poong (Han Ji Hye) both gets pregnant at the same time. Bong Soo Ah (Yoo In Young) and Na Sun Jae (Jo Dong Hyuk) who were divorced initially, got back together after discovering that they can’t forget their love for each other, making it a happy ending for all.
Some viewers after watching the final episode expressed, “As it’s a happy ending, I felt very happy watching it as well.”, giving a thumbs-up reaction. But some beg to differ hoping for more episodes, “Not only does one couple reconcile, some parts were not handled very well with some loose plots still hanging at the end. It’s a pity that the episode had to end so surprisingly.”