Ruby kisses Dorothy, breaking the curse. Give Miranda Lambert Entertainer of the Year Already. They co-parent a child and protect each other fiercely, so why can’t they fall in love? It was respectfully handled, emotional, and well done. They continue to kiss. The three come upon Zelena, who demands the silver slippers from Dorothy as ransom for Toto, whom she has found. The Oz present events take place not long after Zelena leaves. Keep your tokens. Ruby smiled at Snow, she was such a good friend to journey with her, oh no. 8 | On Once Upon a Time, did you catch the brand of Zelena’s whiskey — Moloch, as in the god of child sacrifice? The hints of having an LGBTQ character in the series had been teased by the producers for a while. When Alice, Cyrus and the White Rabbit arrive in Storybrooke, Ruby drives past in her car, listening to music. Belle visits Zelena and asks for her help, "as a mother." But I'll give them kudos for how they handled tonight's reveal of Ruby and Dorothy's feelings and subsequent kiss. "Snow, you need to get back to Neal." She was shocked the Wicked Witch of the West had helped them awaken her from a curse. The Munchkins cheered for the curse on their beloved and benevolent hero was broken. Snow convinces her to try. Last night’s episode felt like a slap in the face to some fans because many thought Mulan would find another love in Ruby after the two set out on a journey earlier this season. The show had introduced the first glint of a gay relationship in season three when Mulan tried to tell Aurora she loved her, but before she could, Aurora announced that she was pregnant. David and Snow become so distraught, Emma insists that one of them must return to Storybrooke to be with their son, Neal; they assume it must be David, but Killian uses the enchantment Hades put on his hook to replace Snow's name with David's on the tombstone, allowing her to leave. Is the Dorothy/Ruby romance where … She also shares that she still feels she is searching for something, but she no longer knows what. "[6], Christine Orlando of TV Fanatic gave the episode a 4.3 rating. Zelena goes to Hades' lair, where he pours Em into the River of Lost Souls, and explains that he has done this only because Dorothy is Zelena's enemy. Red helps Emma escape Regina's castle, and transforms into a wolf to defeat some of Regina's knights. Meanwhile, David discovers that Cruella is having the phone booth removed by Claude (who was a guard for Regina that Hook killed in the season 2 "Queen of Hearts" episode) on Hades' orders; she offers to let them use it if Henry will write her back to life, but he refuses. She agrees to try to accept him into her life, and they share a drink. Red Kansas adventures after Ruby wakes up Dorothy they head for Storybrooke where they encounter werewolfy problems and ozian adventures. "True love's kiss has been a staple of this show since the beginning," executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis say. I know Once has teased the appearance of an LGBT relationship throughout the series, especially with Mulan and Aurora. For something with flimsy, plastic chest panels? There are so many directions that relationship can go, why not! Snow assured her, she wanted to get back to Neal as soon as possible. Speaking of which: Should the Munchkins have taken a picture, since it would last longer? writer Lily Sparks wrote a great piece tracing this ship’s history arguing, “that Emma and Regina are two ladies is incidental, that they’re written as perfect soul mates is what gets to me.” If the couple were to become a canon part of the show, Swan Queen fans believe it’d give viewers an amazing, modern update on classic fairy tales. Ruby said. This. And were you unexpectedly moved by Jackson meeting the father he never knew? Ruby and Dorothy go to collect the last ingredient, a poppy. They continue to kiss. Dorothy believes the growling Toto has identified Ruby as a witch, but Ruby explains her wolf heritage. Meanwhile, a lot of fans feel that the “true love” between Dorothy and Ruby was forced and unearned. Ruby said. *Sorry, there was a problem signing you up. Your review has been posted. Once Upon A Time . By: Apollo'sOracle23. TV Shows Once Upon a Time. She agrees to blow a kiss into a bottle for Ruby to bring to Dorothy, but Hades appears and turns Em into a liquid, by contaminating her soup with liquid from the River of Lost Souls, and bottles her up. The Blacklist EPs Tease Season 8 Tribute to Clark Middleton, SVU EP Teases the Season 22 Return of a Familiar Face (But Not That One), a Public Turned Against the…. In a new film about her presidential run. Vote! "Come with me, back to Storybrooke. Pharrell Finally Ready to Reveal How He Gets His Skin So Unnaturally Good. Ever”? Last night on Once Upon a Time Dorothy and Ruby (Red Riding Hood) shared true love’s kiss. (As we’ve since learned, he is not.). But Regina and the others arrive before she can leave. "Yes, let's go. [4], Nick Roman of Ricky.Org said: "Once Upon a Time has dealt with LGBT romance before, but never with as much depth as we get here with “Ruby Slippers”. The music swelled, the curse was broken, people rejoiced, and … Hit the comments with your answers — and any other Qs you care to share! Red Kansas adventures after Ruby wakes up Dorothy they head for Storybrooke where they encounter werewolfy problems and ozian adventures. "But how are you going to get there?" Ruby reveals that she was expelled by her village after accidentally killing her boyfriend, Peter. Ruby returns to Oz with Snow, and awakens Dorothy with true love's kiss. Wentworth Miller Announces He Is 'Officially' Done With Prison Break…, Fox Sets January Premieres for 9-1-1, Resident, Miranda Remake and…, The Good Doctor EP on the Decision to Kill Off [Spoiler], Bring Back…, costuming/styling of the singer’s “Misery” performance. As for Swan Queen, it’s back to the fanfiction. 19 | Tragic as they all were, which Underground kid’s story most broke your heart? Dorothy kissed Ruby, returning her true love's kiss and sealing a bond that would last a lifetime. "It's a long story." [2] Due to Ory's being cast in Chesapeake Shores, it was her final appearance in the series. _____ My fanfic / My Twitter / My Tumblr Icon by phoebe-halliwell Reply With Quote : 04-21-2016, 12:04 PM #10: mcclemes. Several Munchkins shouted. Using the slippers, Ruby and Snow depart for Oz. There’s no better time for Lambert to win CMA Entertainer of the Year than now, when she has nothing left to prove. It even played on their signature “I will always find you” line, with Dorothy saying, “You came back for me” and Ruby responding, “I always will.” Once Upon a Time can be obvious a lot of the time, and take huge plot leaps that don’t always make sense, but the one thing it really has going for it is big, gooey, emotional, over-the-top moments, and characters who seem to genuinely love each other. The biggest names in country music — in one room, in the middle of a pandemic. Have You Forgiven Baby Yoda Yet? He’s releasing a skin-care line, Humanrace, on November 25. [5], It received praise from Entertainment Weekly's Andrea Towers: "Hello, happy endings! Also, did no one who works for The Voice or Gwen Stefani think the costuming/styling of the singer’s “Misery” performance was a bad idea? Last night on Once Upon a Time Dorothy and Ruby (Red Riding Hood) shared true love’s kiss. 6 | What did we think of Girls‘ season-ending Shining homage? In terms of sweeping romantic moments, the Ruby-Dorothy kiss was the kind Once is best at. 2 | Given what Grimm‘s Wu knows about the Wesen world, shouldn’t he have been a bit more concerned about the lycanthrope scratch he suffered? The Oz events take place years after the flashback scenes from "Our Decay", they also take place immediately after Zelena is banished to Oz in "Swan Song" and before she goes back to Storybrooke in the present day scenes in "Our Decay". Originally set for release in 600 theaters, the film rolled out into the homes of military families and became an on-demand winner instead. "This past Sunday's episode was just another example of how in a fairy tale, as in life, love is love. Also, how do you have an episode full of Canadian tropes with no Tim Horton’s or Degrassi references?! Dorothy asked, shocked at how fast things were moving. Ruby exclaimed, with all the excitement she almost forgot the second part of her mission. He declares the Storybrooke visitors anathema, and that anyone who works with them would be under penalty of the same punishment. As a modern take on classic fairy tales, Once Upon a Time has never been very diverse, and many faithful Once Upon a Time viewers believed last night’s kiss wasn’t quite big enough: It happened between one former main character (who’s now considered a guest star) and another who has appeared in only one other episode. They collect the poppy but then are attacked by winged monkeys. Dorothy thought to herself how much she had wanted someone to love her now here she was.