After Mr. Gold's house is robbed, Emma keeps a close eye on him when it looks like he wants to track down the criminal and dole out some vigilante justice as payback, and Valentine's Day finds Mary Margaret, Ruby and Ashley having a girls' night out. Meanwhile, in the fairytale land that was, Belle agrees to a fateful deal to give up her freedom in order to save her town from the horrors of the Ogre war. Written by
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Rumplestiltskin lies to Belle when giving her a rose, saying he got it from an old peddler woman. This is a nod to the Disney film Beauty and the Beast
(1991), in which an old peddler woman gives the Beast (Rumplestiltskin) an enchanted rose. See more
In Once Upon a Time: The Price of Gold
, it is established that Ashley is 19; however, in this episode she is drinking at a bar (21 in Maine, just like the rest of the U.S.). This may also be true for Ruby, who looks young, though her age has only been previously established to be 17+ since she serves liquor in a restaurant. See more
Love. It's like a delicate flame. And once it's gone... it's gone forever.
The opening sequence gives a hint to the episodes main story line by showing a character or event happening in the dark forest underneath the title. See more
References Beauty and the Beast