500+ fans arrived early in the morning to attend Jonghyun’s service. They gathered around the entrance and waited patiently to pay respects.
A few fans also spoke to media outlets to express their feelings and sadness at Jonghyun’s passing.
“The lyrics for his songs are so sad now that I reading over them again. Even his will sounds like the lyrics to a song and ironically shows how talented Jonghyun was. It amplifies my sadness.”
– Jonghyun’s Fan (Korean, Female)
“His music was always a huge consolation to me. I hope he is resting peacefully now.”
– Jonghyun’s Fan (American)
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