BEAUTIFUL ILLUSIONS 镜中人
Esther meets Yixin at the restaurant and is shocked by her resemblance to Joeann. She is even more stunned to learn the latter is Jiansheng’s girlfriend. Jiansheng flares up at Xiaofen on her account.
Already upset by the scolding from Jiansheng, Xiaofen breaks down when her parents admonish her for neglecting their shop. Bai Cai confronts Jiansheng, who apologises to her.
Bai Cai is exhilarated when Xiaofen agrees to watch a movie with him. She tells him a romantic relationship between them is not viable.
Yixin spends the night with Jiansheng.
Xiaofen discovers that both Joeann and Yixin hold their pens in the same peculiar way.
Jiansheng finds out that Yixin has lied to him. She makes up a story about receiving psychiatric treatment.
Xiaofen runs away when her parents accuse her of theft. She stays at Jiansheng’s shop.
Xiaofen goes after Yixin when the latter leaves a bag at the shop. At the fast-food restaurant, she sees Yixin enter the washroom and emerge as Joeann.
Jiansheng does not believe Xiaofen, who then ropes Bai Cai in to help gather evidence that Joeann and Yixin is the same person.
Yifan gets acquainted with an undergrad names Gina who works part-time at a pub. Furious when he visits Gina and gets drunk, Yixin rants at him about working hard to become a lawyer. He feels unduly pressured.
Jianwei tells Jiansheng he will be taking Joeann to the restaurant. He is hoping they can have dinner with Yixin, and he wants to propose to Joeann. His suggestion is that Jiansheng marry Yixin on the same day.
Xiaofen sees Joeann wearing the outfit Yixin had bought earlier in the day. Despite video evidence, Jiansheng chooses not to believe her.
Jianwei is thrilled when Joeann accepts his proposal. Esther objects to the marriage when Xiaofen voices her suspicions.
Xiaofen is scolded by Jiansheng when she confronts Yixin. Jianwei falls out with Esther.
Yixin seeks psychiatric help and learns she is schizophrenic. She locks herself in her room. Jiansheng witnesses Joeann’s transformation into Yixin and wonders if he should opt out of the relationship and let Jianwei be with Joeann.
Jianwei finds Joeann at a pub and convinces her of his love. She puts on her ring again. Jiansheng is miserable.
Esther tells Jianwei the truth about Joeann. Meanwhile, Joeann continues to dream about her future with Jianwei. When he tests her, she flares up and chases him out of the house.
Joeann confronts Jiansheng at the shop and asks him why he is trying to break her and Jianwei up. Upset, she also begins to flirt with other men.
Yifan fails two subjects. Depressed, he turns down a date with Gina. After being scolded by Yixin, he looks Gina up and ends up injuring her brother, Hua.
Jiansheng tells Jianwei he has decided to withdraw from the triangular relationship.
Esther relents when Jianwei moves out. Confident of curing Joeann himself, he is devastated when she chose treatment over marriage.
Jianwei sends Joeann to the airport and sees her coming out of the toilet as Yixin.
Hoping to help him relax, Xiaofen takes Jiansheng bungee jumping. She is saddened when her pen breaks into two.
Yixin asks Jianwei to take her to Joeann’s house. She suspects Jiansheng is bothered by her illness. Yixin is upset that Jiansheng has decided to give her up for Jianwei’s sake.
Joeann returns from her so-called trip with gifts bearing Singapore price tags. She is scared when Jianwei tells her she has imagined everything.
Yixin attempts suicide. Jiansheng arrives in time to save her. Succumbing to her pleas, he promises to be with her.
Jianwei accuses Jiansheng of lying to him.
Esther decides to send Jianwei back to the States. Meanwhile, he is hoping to drag Yixin away from her home. A scuffle with Jiansheng leaves Jianwei in a coma. He loses his memory.
Yixin takes out drawings of her father’s murder and newspaper clippings from the past. She tells Yifan she feels triumphant that Jiansheng has injured his own brother. Yifan tries to persuade her to halt her revenge plan.
Jiansheng tearfully tells Jianwei how much he has missed his family over the years. However, when Esther turns up, he leaves in a hurry.
Xiaofen unwittingly tells Yixin about Esther’s investment in the restaurant.
Esther asks Xiaofen to get Yixin to pose as Joeann, hoping it will jostle Jiansheng’s memory.
Jiansheng moves out of Xiaofen’s house and in with Daxiong. Yixin insists she did not realise her revelation would have such repercussions. She promises to talk Jiansheng around.
Bai Cai has a girlfriend. He visits Xiaofen and is angered that Jiansheng has left. After a dressing-down, Jiansheng apologizes to Xiaofen but still refuses to return to the eatery. He even suggests she get somebody else to take over the business.
When the number of customers dwindles, Jiansheng returns to manage the shop. He gives Xiaofen a cheque to repay Esther and claims the money is from Daxiong.
Already worried about Jianwei, Esther gets more upset when presented with the cheque.
Yixin reveals Jiansheng has borrowed money from loansharks. Miserable, Esther is involved in an accident and requires surgery.健生决定 要跟小芬划清界线，还搬离小芬家，投靠大熊。小芬质问毅芯为何不守诺言把这事告诉健生，毅芯没想到健生的反应会这么大，为了此事离开食乐轩，主动提说会去劝服健生。
健生间接害母亲发生意外，心情大为低落。ESTHER虽然保住了性命，但腿骨断了，需即刻动手术。健生虽口口声声不肯认母亲，其实内心里早已认了这个母亲。健生无意中听到小芬对毅芯说医院缺少ESTHER的血型，无法施手术，马上不动声色跑去捐血，小芬还不知情，一直骂健生无情无义！ (Source: Mediacorp Website)
Jiansheng donates blood to save his mother. Xiaofen is remorseful she has wronged him.
Joeann looks Jiansheng up when she cannot find Jianwei. At the hospital she is stunned the latter cannot remember her.
Jiansheng drags Joeann to Yixin’s home and forces her to face reality. She pretends to become Yixin.
Jianwei has slight recollections of Joeann. Jiansheng gets Yixin to visit him, dressed up as Joeann. She takes the opportunity to sow discord between the brothers.
Xiaofen takes Esther home after her discharge. Along the way, Esther is kidnapped. A concerned Jiansheng berates himself for being inconsiderate in the past.
Yixin has asked Hua to kidnap Esther and, in spite of Yifan’s efforts, refuses to release her.
Jiansheng is devastated when Esther is found dead.健生来医院探望母亲，却又提不起勇气扣门进去，偷偷望了ESTHER一眼，才离去。小芬来探望ESTHER，ESTHER还在替健生跟大耳窿借钱的事心烦，托小芬调查这件事。护士无意中透露健生来捐血的事，小芬这才恍然怪错健生，ESTHER闻言也大表欣慰。
警方在郊野草丛里发现了一具尸体，健生等人赶去认尸，健生难以接受眼前的尸体就是自己的母亲，悲恸不已… (Source: Mediacorp Website)
Jiansheng regrets not acknowledging his mother before her death. Back home, Yixin sees Yifan burning himself again but refuses to abandon her revenge plan. Jianwei regains his memory and is stunned to hear the news of his mother’s death. He blames Jiansheng for not letting him see her one last time. Joeann turns up and sows discord yet again.
Xiaofen hands Esther’s cheque to Jiansheng, who is shattered to realise she had been worried about him till the end. She had even changed her will, giving him half her fortune.
Jianwei is unhappy about his inheritance. When Joeann asserts it was Jiansheng who had caused Esther’s accident, the brothers get into a fight. Joeann goes to Jiansheng’s rescue.
After reading up on schizophrenia, Xiaofen discovers discrepancies n Yixin’s reactions and suspects she is just pretending to be schizophrenic. She kidnaps Yixin’s mother, hoping to find out the truth.健生十分后悔，还没来得及叫ESTHER一声妈，她就离开人间了！毅芯见健生的情绪十分的低落，要留下来陪健生，健生只想一个人独处，叫小芬陪毅芯回家。毅芯回到家，见到毅凡又用火柴烧自己手臂，毅芯看了忙阻止，毅凡坦言自己这么做，是因为无法承受毅芯复仇的压力，求毅芯放弃复仇，毅芯死都不肯放弃！
健生把母亲分给她的遗产还给健伟，并澄清自己并非健伟所讲的那么无情，差点害死母亲！小芬使出诡计，暗中拐走芯母，终揭发毅芯的真面目… (Source: Mediacorp Website)
Xiaofen proves Yixin is faking schizophrenia, but has no idea what her motive is.
Jianwei arranges to return to the US with Joeann. She sneaks out while he is taking a bath and looks Jiansheng up. Begging him to marry her, she suggests they hide from Jianwei till their wedding is over.
Jiansheng tells Xiaofen he wants to marry Yixin. Knowing he will not believe her, Xiaofen refrains from telling him what she has found out.
Jianwei finds Yixin with Jiansheng. A scuffle leaves Jiansheng with a stab wound.
While paying respects at her grandfather’s grave, Xiaofen sees Yixin at the cemetery. She finds the picture on the gravestone familiar but cannot place it.
Jianwei decides to give Joeann up and return to the US alone. Yixin is furious her plan has fallen through.
Xiaofen finally remembers that the man pictured is JIansheng’s murder victim. Before she can tell Jiansheng, she falls to her death.芯母不见了，毅芯与毅凡急得要命，分头行动去寻找母亲，毅凡却意外的发现母亲竟然又回到原处，两人终放下心头大石。小芬虽揭穿了毅芯的真面目，却想不通毅芯的用意何在，为何要扮两个人来接近健生两兄弟，认定里头肯定有内情！
健生在医院里，赫然接到小芬不幸跳楼身亡的噩耗，马上赶去命案现场！ (Source: Mediacorp Website)
Back at the restaurant, a shattered Jiansheng listens to the phone message Xiaofen has left him before her death and learns about Yixin’s revenge plan. Newspaper clippings he finds in Yixin’s drawer prove Xiaofen’s allegations.
Yixin discovers someone has gone through her clippings and realizes why Jiansheng has been cold towards her.
Jianwei turns up at the restaurant to bid Jiansheng goodbye. He meets Joeann instead, and she confesses the truth. After leaving the restaurant, Jianwei is killed in an accident.
Yifan is arrested and sentenced to death for the murders. He urges Jiansheng to take care of Yixin, who has really fallen in love with him.
Six years pass. One day, a young girl turns up at the restaurant and claims Zhou Jiansheng is her father.