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Devotion (simplified Chinese: 阿娣) is a Singaporean Chinese drama which was telecasted on Singapore's free-to-air channel, MediaCorp Channel 8. It made its debut on 28 June 2011 and ended its run on 1 August 2011. This drama serial consists of 25 episodes, and was screened on every weekday night at 9.00 pm.
The storyline spans 40 years, and is also dubbed the mid-year blockbuster-cum-47th anniversary drama.
Liu Zhao Di, better known as Ah Di, is born in the 60s amidst sand quarries during the heyday of sand quarrying. Zhao Di, the fourth daughter in the family and whose name means "brings a younger brother", is given away to an uncle after her mother finally gives birth to a boy. He mistreats Ah Di like a maid. When she was little, Ah Di falls into a quarry pond and was saved by Huang Dake. Love blossoms between them after they are reunited in adulthood but Ah Di is forced by her foster father to marry Xu Zhongzheng, the boss of a garment factory.
Ah Di was also kidnapped trying to save three girls, Yuanfang, Shanshan and Siwen. They were later being saved.
Not long after Ah Di marries Zhongzheng, he was manslaughtered by two subordinates. After Zhongzheng died, Ah Di works in a soy sauce factory. She becomes the object of love of Hong Keqin, the boss of a soy sauce factory. However, she rejects his overtures because of her deep love for Dake whom she thinks is dead.
A sequence of events lead to Ah Di adopting five children from different families - Wang Yuanfang, Fu Shuangjie, Xu Siwen, Lin Shanshan and Wu Feng - and raising them while working at Keqin's factory, "Home Flavour". Raising five children has been a bittersweet experience for Ah Di who never once entertained the thought of giving them up even in life's most difficult moments...