One by one, successful career women, in party costumes from the same shop, are poisoned and staged murdered in ways, to fit the Grimm fairy tail characters of Red Riding Hood, Snow White and Sleeping Beauty, except that the last survives. They also each withdrew the same cash amount, apparently blackmailed for a hit-and-run they committed as college mates. Written by
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At the end, when watching Martha's exaggerated play about her life, Castle retorts, "And into the woods, we go". "Into The Woods" is a Sondheim play about Grimm fairy tales that go awry, referencing both the murder of the week and Martha's exaggerations. See more
Speaking of fairy tales, turns out that our victim really was Red Riding Hood.
Are you drinking Castle's Kool-Aid now?
No, I mean that she was actually wearing a Red Riding Hood costume. It said so right on the label.
Oh, okay. So then why was she wearing it in the middle of the woods at night?
[raising his hand
On her way to grandmother's house?
References Once Upon a Time
Written by Pete Droge
and Elaine Summers
Performed by 'The Droge & Summers Blend' See more