“I really hated the forced kiss in ep 9 of Moon Lovers however I can understand why So did it. I’m not excusing him for it, but I can understand his reasons. Throughout his life he has felt unwanted, and then Haesoo shows up and tells him that he’s actually worth something, that he is not a monster, etc. And then she just throws all of that back of him due to some out of context visions she saw. It’s a big slap in the face to have someone you trusted suddenly tell you that you’re a monster.
“The best love is the kind that awakens the soul and makes us reach for more, that plants a fire in our hearts and brings peace to our minds. And that’s what you’ve given me. That’s what I’d hoped to give you forever” ― Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook