K-Drama Review: Welcome / Meow : The Secret Boy

The 2020 spring KBS Drama ‘Welcome/Meow: the Secret Boy’ is a fantasy-based romantic comedy, based on a web-toon named Go A-ra. The story is about a girl named Sol-ah in her mid-twenties. She is an art school graduate who works as a graphic designer as well as, is the creator of webtoons. Sol-ah is a cheerful and a friendly girl who takes care of others. Her personality is that of a puppy who keeps coming back despite being pushed away, whereas, the people around her are like cats with indifferent personalities and no-care attitude. Her father’s personality is similar to a Persian cat. He remarries after Sol-ah’s mother dies, leaving her alone. Even the guy she likes since high school is similar to a Siamese cat, who leaves her without saying a word though he has his reasons for that. Despite her dislikings for cats, Sol-ah agrees to keep her ex-lover Jae-sun’s cat until they find a new home for it, as he is allergic to cats. She names the cat Hong-jo.