Hometown Cha Cha Cha Shock: Real Reason Why Hwa Jeong And Yeong Guk Filed For Divorce Revealed

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Hometown Cha Cha Cha made their viewers wept in its recent episode as it finally revealed the reason why Hwa Jeong (Lee Bong Ryeon) and Yeong Guk (In Gyo Jin) filed for divorce.

In the earliest episodes of Hometown Cha Cha Cha, the divorce of Hwa Jeong and Yeong Guk became one of the three unresolved mysteries in Gongjin. As the estranged couple continues to work together amid the gossips and evil talks in the town, they unceasingly stir viewers' curiosity as to why they decided to break up in the first place.

Initially, speculations about Yoo Choo Hee — Yeong Guk's first love — becoming the main reason behind the divorce came to the spotlight.


However, as the new episode unfolded, it seems like Hwa Jeong and Yeong Guk had a more heartbreaking reason why they ended their marriage.

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"From the love triangle to the truth behind Gongjin's three mysteries, the second half of 'Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha' will show upgraded excitement, humor, and warmth. As the emotions of the characters get deeper, please look forward to the equally deepening romance."

Hometown Cha Cha Cha Episode 12 Highlights Hwa Jeong and Young Guk's Divorce

Hometown Cha Cha Cha Shock: REAL Reason Why Hwa Jeong and Yeong Guk Filed For Divorce Heartbreaking
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In Hometown Cha Cha Cha, Hwa Jeong and Young Guk were stuck in a love triangle with the male character's first love. Still, the two ended up marrying each other and having an academically gifted son.


However, after years of marriage, Hwa Jeong and Young Guk decided to get a divorce and never revealed the reason behind it.

Viewers finally learned the heartbreaking truth in Hometown Cha Cha Cha Episode 12, disclosing the real event that pushed them to end their marriage.

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For years, Young Guk thought that his divorce with Hwa Jeong happened unexpectedly, and it caused him to resent her in the years thereafter. His negative feelings worsened as he also blamed her for his failed relationship with his first love and Hwa Jeong's friend, Cho Hui.

Despite that, the ex-wife continues to show how much she cares for her estranged husband. When Young Guk found out that Hwa Jeong gave all the supplements and hot soup, he became desperate to know the truth behind the divorce.

Young Guk Only Married Hwa Jeong Out of Pity

Three years ago, the poor wife heard Young Guk talking about their marriage to Chun Jae. At that time, the ex-husband revealed he only married her out of pity as she was "all alone."


Following the event, Hwa Jeong threw the dirty laundry on him before asking him about the divorce.

The emotional female character then caused Hometown Cha Cha Cha viewers to weep, as it was the first time the strong and cold woman showed her emotional side.

After Young Guk learned about the real reason behind the divorce, it caused him to question what the future holds for him and Hwa Jeong.

The answer, once again, will surely be provided by the forthcoming Hometown Cha Cha Cha episodes.

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