Day: July 2, 2011

You Had Me at Turtle: Who Are You? (2008)

Cha Seung-hyo (Yoon Kye-sang) to Son Young-in (Go Ara) on why he keeps turtles as pets:

They’re quiet, they’re not a nuisance and they’ll live longer than me. Even if they were to run away I’d never lose them. They’d go to the sea and I’d know where to find them.

I’m not good at hiding things and keeping them inside me. I’ll be honest with you. I care about you too. That’s right, I do care but I don’t like it. I don’t feel comfortable and it bothers me. I don’t like it when someone gets in my space and upsets my sense of order.

And for the benefit of those who haven’t watched this drama, here’s Seung-hyo and one of his pet turtles (he has two):