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Novel Title: Turning the Corner to Love You 拐个弯儿来爱你
Alternative Title of C-drama adaptation: Fly in Shallow
Author: Mao Ye 猫野
Genre: Romance, Modern day
The literal translation of the title would be "Turning the (a) Corner to Love You", but there are a bunch of word play in play here:
弯儿 can mean corner, or bend, and it's a play on turning someone bent as 弯男 is Chinese slang for a gay guy.
I personally also think the title also refers to how many u-turns it took before the two leads got together. In a sense it was a long ride with a bunch of misunderstandings and hence there were a lot of "twists and turns".
After five years, Chen Duo had returned home, and three friends were reunited. Together, they launched a subversive company within the fashion industry; and slowly, the truth of the arson case from the past surfaces…
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