Emma tries to help a young pregnant woman escape from the clutches of Mr. Gold, as flashbacks show when Cinderella made a regrettable deal with Rumplestiltskin.
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Cinderella is identified as just Ella, hinting at the true origins of her name being Ella who is covered in Cinders or Cinderella for short, making her name actually Cinder Ella. Cinders are also known as Ashes which leads to her Storybrook name of Ashley which could be taken as an adverb being used as an adjective to imply she too is covered in Ashes (Cinders). See more
As the sheriff pulls up to talk to Emma, the car number on his patrol car is 02. Since he is a one-man department, there would be no need to have two patrol cars. See more
[about Mr. Gold
Do you know who that is?
Yeah, course I do.
Who? Cause I'm still trying to figure it out.
Oh. I meant in reality.
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