“A Shoulder to Cry On,” tells the story of Dayeol, a hardworking archery student who meets Taehyun and another guy in the nurse’s office by chance. Taehyun, in an unfortunate turn of events, spreads the word that Dayeol made a move on him, jeopardizing Dayeol’s scholarship. Taehyun continues to torment Dayeol despite his efforts to clear his name, making him feel isolated and alone.
As the two spend more time together, Dayeol realizes that Taehyun is not as bad as he thought. Their friendship becomes more difficult as they both develop feelings for each other. Yet, overcoming their differences and finding love in the midst of the mayhem proves tough.
The manhwa delves into the complexities of relationships, exploring how misunderstandings can quickly spiral out of control and how difficult it can be to let go of preconceived notions about others. The story also touches on the themes of self-acceptance, self-discovery, and the importance of having someone to rely on in times of need.