It looks like Rumple and Belle (Emilie de Ravin) are finally making headway in their relationship, with Rumple giving his love a gorgeous new necklace and saying, “The occasion is us.” She thanks him for “how you’re changing,” alluding to her request that he soften his Dark One ways now that they’ve reunited.
But that doesn’t stop the Storybrooke version of Smee (which is suggested by this spoiler) kidnapping Belle off the street. Rumple has no choice but to enlist David’s help, reminding him that he’s “in a unique position to understand what [Rumple] is going through.” Emma (Jennifer Morrison) and Mary Margaret (Ginnifer Goodwin) are still missing after all.
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Catch the next new episode of Once Upon a Time on Sunday, October 21 at 8 p.m. ET/PT onABC.
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