Stay By My Side Episode 8: Release Date, Recap, Preview & Streaming Guide
Stay By My Side Episode 8 will be released this week. The story progresses with our lover boys finally getting close to each other. This Boy Love drama portrays a heart-touching love story that is pure bliss to watch.
The story is about Bu Xia, a boy who grew up with a fear of ghosts. Now, he can also hear the spirits murmuring in his ears. His only comfort is Jiang Chi, his new roommate. The confident, charming, rude, and academically excellent Jiang Chi falls to hard for Bu Xia.
Meanwhile, the latter has found his protector in Jiang Chi, as whenever the two are together, the ghost voices go shut. What will happen if Jiang Chi finds out the true reason for Bu Xia sticking to him? Will Bu Xia find the courage to confess?
So far, the unmatched love and care that Bu Xia receives from Jiang Chi is melting his heart and making him guilty. How will the story unfold with only 3 episodes left to wrap up the drama?
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The episode begins with Bu Xia sitting in his room waiting for Jiang Chi. He texts Jiang Chi to clear out their misunderstanding telling that he did not mean it that way. He wants Jiang Chi to know that he did not use him for the basketball team.
Jiang Chi is outside the dorm but ignores his texts. After a while, he returns and finds Bu Xia sleeping on the couch. He covers him with a blanket. The next day, the ghosts start murmuring again to disturb Bu Xia. While one questions if Bu Xia broke up with Jiang Chi, the other remarks if they were ever together.
The ghosts also tell him that Jiang Chi had spent the night with him, touching and comforting him so the voices could not haunt him. Not as he is gone, they will bother him. Soon, Bu Xia’s sister visits him with some good food, but he refuses to eat it.
When she questions about the dark circles being due to the ghosts chattering, he agrees. She asks him about the heater, “Jiang Chi,” and Bu Xia tells him that Jiang Chi confessed his feelings. His sister is happy, but Bu Xia is confused because both of them are men.
His sister assures him that until he is looked after, it does not matter who he is. She suggests him to approach Jiang Chi. Without waiting time, Bu Xia starts keeping food with heartfelt notes on Jiang Chi’s bike. During their basketball practice, he tries to talk to Jiang Chi, but he ignores him and leaves.
Bu Xia’s friends convince him to pursue Jiang Chi. He rushes to stop Jiang Chi midway and asks him if he will still like him if he is keeping secrets and is despicable. Jiang Chi says he is clear about his feelings, and Bu Xia kisses him to confess his love without words.
Finally, the two hearts unite. When they are studying together, Bu Xia struggles but tries hard for his partner, and Jiang Chi refuses his law internship to stay with Bu Xia. When Bu Xia is watching a movie alone, he feels guilty about hiding the truth from his lover and thinks of a scenario of how Jiang Chi will react when he finds out.
He is startled to find Jiang Chi standing in front of him, who has a surprise. He gives him a bowl of noodles to celebrate his birthday. Then he blindfolds Bu Xia to show him a surprise.
Stay By My Side Episode 8 Preview
Bu Xia and Jiang Chi are happy about being together. Bu Xia could not have asked more as, finally, someone was celebrating his birthday. Jiang Chi dreams of sharing the same key with Bu Xia someday.
Bu Xia starts seeping deep into guilt after seeing unconditional love from Jiang Chi. He asks his friends if he deserves Jiang Chi’s love. Out of frustration, he pushes Jiang Chi away, saying he never told him to be by his side every day, so Jiang Chi leaves him on his own. Bu Xia questions his choices.
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Stay By My Side Episode 8 Release Date
Stay By My Side episodes will be aired on Friday at 08:00 PM Taiwan time for a short run of 22 mins and 45 seconds. Episode 8 will be released on Friday, 18 August 2023. For other regions:
- Korean Standard Time (KST): 09:00 PM, Friday, 18 August 2023
- Philippines Time(PHT): 08:00 PM, Friday, 18 August 2023
- Pacific Time (PST): 05:00 AM, Friday,18 August 2023
- Thailand Standard Time(THA): 07:00 PM, Friday, 18 August 2023
- Indian Standard Time (India): 05:30 PM, Friday, 18 August 2023
- Eastern Standard Time (EST): 08:00 AM, Friday, 18 August 2023
- Japan Standard Time (JST): 09:00 PM, Friday, 18 August 2023
Watch Stay By My Side Episode 8: Streaming Guide
Stay By My Side BL drama can be enjoyed by the Taiwanese audience on platform Vldol where fresh episodes drop at 8 PM. International viewers will also get to see the episodes without much difficulty as streaming platforms Rakuten Viki and GagaOOlala will provide the episodes with English subtitles.
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