On June 8, Taeyang posted a picture of fan mail on his Instagram with a caption that expresses his thanks for his fans’ love and support during his military enlistment.

On the caption, it translates: “I think there are a lot of people who are wondering if I received your letters. I have received every single one, and I am reading each one with joy! I still have a lot more to read! Anytime I am having a hard time, reading your letters give me a lot of strength! Thank you so much! I love you and miss you.”

Taeyang started his enlistment on March 2018 and is expected to complete his service on December 2019.