Magical Moments: The Tower

By Jim Donnelly Mar 24, 2014

Welcome to the Magical Moments Report for “The Tower” episode of Once Upon a Time. Here you’ll find highlights and insights for the recent events of affecting Storybrooke, Fairy Tale Land and more. WARNING: There are spoilers here if you haven’t yet seen the episode. Enjoy!

Things Are About to Get Hairy: Robin Hood catches Charming sneaking a drink from a flask he keeps hidden. The two of them chat about the importance of keeping family safe. Charming says he has an overwhelming feeling of dread. He can’t let it distract him though. Robin Hood tells him of a “night root” that, if digested, will help one overcome any fear. Charming is off to a haunted section of Sherwood Forest to find it. He unearths the root, but a scream for help draws his attention. See his first meeting with the long-haired lass who called upon him.

 

Hooking in a Heart: Emma and Hook follow a lead on the witch. It brings them into the woods. A conversation about how Emma nearly married a flying monkey ensues. She had her heart broken yet again. This is good news for Hook. See why.

 

Overcoming Fears: In Rapunzel’s tower, Charming battles the witch, who is actually a mirror image of the very person he’s trying to help. Only Rapunzel can defeat her. Charming launches the cloaked one out of the tower. Rapunzel must overcome her fear of an uncertain future. Can she do it?

 

Cellar Dweller: In Storybrooke, David tells of how the hilt of his sword vanished. Regina believes his courage transferred into it. The Wicked Witch stole it. In essence, she stole his courage. The group makes its way back to the farmhouse. Whoever is living there isn’t there now. Little do they know that’s because Zelena is busy gaining Mary Margaret’s trust. They move over to the storm cellar to find the lock on the top broken. See what happens when the go inside.

 

Everyone knows that Rumplestiltskin was being held captive in the cage. The question is… where is he now?

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