Happy Korean Independence Movement Day! Today is March 1, which is a national holiday in Korea, that celebrates the start of the independence movement from Imperial Japan in 1919. Many celebrities are probably enjoying some well-deserved time off.
Here, we see a few girl group members sharing their thoughts about the holiday through their Twitter accounts. Thus, netizens are naming them “gae nyum-dols,” meaning that they are idols who are thoughtful and deep.
On March 1, T-ara’s Hwayoung posted on her Twitter, “The flag is waving with the wind. I want to hang a flag too,” along with a selca. Currently, the members of T-ara are in Japan to promote the Japanese version of “Roly Poly” but Hwayoung didn’t forget to celebrate this holiday.
Nine Muses’ Sera also posted on her Twitter, “Today is March 1. Has everyone put up their flags? I woke up extra early this morning to put up the flag with my mom!” She posted a picture that showed her putting up the flag.
Nine Muses’ Euaerin posted, “Today is March 1! Hurray for Korea’s independence!” along with a picture of her holding a flag. She also posted, “Everyone, please don’t overdrink today! I am going to practice for my come back.” Since March 1 is a holiday, many chose to drink and play. Euaerin then posted a funny picture of her on a scooter.
Netizens were pleased to see these tweets, calling the girls, “gae nyum-dols” and especially praising Euaerin for her fun personality.