For Kim Ji-young, arriving in South Korea at the age of 31 after an arduous escape from the North "was like a dream". But her joy at arriving in the prosperous South in March alongside her mother and three cousins soon gave way to a difficult adjustment period. Every day brought new challenges and the family knew no-one. Ms Kim is one of thousands of defectors who have managed to escape life in the isolated dictatorship.
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There are two types: the written, literary mythology in traditional histories, mostly about the founding monarchs of various historical kingdoms , and the much larger and more diverse oral mythology, mostly narratives sung by shamans in rituals invoking the gods and which are still considered sacred today. The historicized state-foundation myths that represent the bulk of the literary mythology are preserved in Classical Chinese -language works such as Samguk sagi and Samguk yusa. One state's foundation myth, that of Dan'gun , has come to be seen as the founding myth of the whole Korean nation. State-foundation myths are further divided into northern, such as that of the kingdom of Goguryeo and its founder Jumong , where the founder is the son of a celestial male figure and an earthly female figure, and southern, such as that of the kingdom of Silla and its founder Hyeokgeose , where the founder begins as an object descended from the heavens, and himself marries an earthly woman. Other literary myths include the origin myths of family lineages , recorded in genealogies. The narratives of Korean shamanism , the country's indigenous religion, feature a diverse array of both gods and humans. They are recited in ritual contexts both to please the gods and to entertain the human worshippers.
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This is a drama about a kumiho who settles into the city and a producer who is after it. Once the guardian of the Baekdu-daegan mountain range, Lee Yun Lee Dong Wook is a legendary nine-tailed fox, travelling back and forth between the mortal world and the afterlife killing demons. He takes human form and settles in the city, completely assimilating into human society. When she hears of a genuine nine-tailed fox living in the city, she is determined to get him as a guest on her TV show. Lee Rang, the step-brother of Lee Yun, is thought to be the most dangerous nine-tailed fox.