In one of the most intriguing sneak peeks of the season, Cora tries to convince Regina to let bygones be bygones. "I love you," she claims. "I've just — I've always shown it in all the wrong ways."
Regina is smart enough to know Cora's particular brand of "love" isn't healthy, but by the end of the clip Cora promises to do "anything" to be "worthy" of her daughter. We're a little afraid Regina will start to buy her reformed act, which we don't trust for a minute.
Watch the riveting scene below.
Catch the next episode of Once Upon a Time on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
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