Overall Lingering question still in my mind is: who is Henry’s dad anyway? Most artifacts and items that once retained magic in the Enchanted Forest do not have power in Storybrooke. She asks Henry who that is, but her son does not answer her. I think the truly depressing aspect of this episode is Gold’s utter release and vulnerability, because now that we’ve seen it, there won’t be a repeat performance. August is in awe the man knows his real name, and wonders if the Dragon is from his land as well. And I wonder why August/Jackson wants to control the Dark One and why the Blue Star would have given him all of this clearly inside information. Tamara says she gave up a cherished photo of herself and her grandmother, and though she is unhappy it is gone, perhaps sacrificing it has also made her cancer disappear as well. It has been ten-years since he last saw her and while he wishes to see her again, he doesn't think he'd be very welcomed as he hadn't contacted her in any way, shape or form for the last decade. She seemed to genuinely want Rumpel and Bae to go off and be happy. I think the truly depressing aspect of this episode is Gold’s utter release and vulnerability, because now that we’ve seen it, there won’t be a repeat performance. After two years of being together, Tabitha announces she is pregnant. Though I had seen the spoiler, I kept hoping they had gotten it wrong because the Rumpel/ Bae story had me hooked. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Ten years later, in the month of October 2011, August is residing in Phuket, Thailand. The Dragon shows him a bottle with glowing reddish-pink liquid inside, and tucks it back into a cloth pouch. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. The next patient is called, and as a woman gets up to go in, she drops her cellphone. August explains that he is an old friend, and asks where he can find her. August points out if that happens, Neal can see Emma again. The reunion not only helps to restore Pinocchio's confidence in the wish realm, but restores Emma's faith that she can choose her own destiny once she returns to Storybrooke. However, when the older boy tells him they cannot take care of a baby, August breaks his promise and leaves with the group of children, abandoning Emma. August starts up his motorcycle, and before he speeds off, he reaffirms the promise to send him a postcard when the curse is broken. The complicated wooden lock he installed on Mary Margaret's door hints to skills he learned from his father. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. © 2020 TV GUIDE, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. The second part of the payment is ten-thousand US dollars, which August cannot afford, but the Dragon simply says to show up tonight with the money, and he will never have to be wooden again. Photo Credits: NBC, Virginia Sherwood/NBC; Netflix; Pop TV; Robert Viglasky, Hartswood Films; Fred Hayes/Disney+, Fox, PopTV; Bettina Strauss/Netflix; Nicole Rivelli/Amazon, Netflix, Frank Masi/Apple, Disney, Jasper Savage/Hulu; Diyah Pera/CW. She indignantly states the bottle is hers, considering he used her money to pay for it. While she is away, August stares longingly at the cash envelope inside her bag, and, making sure she is not looking, he takes the money and bolts out of the bar. Yep, [SPOILER]’s back! Gold wanted to believe August was Bae and so did I. I am having trouble with August as Pinocchio. August plans to give up his freedom and settle down with Tabitha in New York to raise their baby together, but following a car crash that rips their baby, and Tabitha's family from her, August instead proposes that they both leave New York and start a new life in Phuket Thailand. She asks what his condition is, and he says it's a skin condition and plays along when she thinks it's acne. Once again, I can’t say enough good things about Robert Carlisle. A Day In the Life of the Lighthearted Librarian, Adventures and Misadventures in Online Dating, The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman. Once I noticed the suggestions that August was his son, I found myself wanting it to be true even though my writer’s heart knew I was being led to this conclusion so that they could take it away. When the episode began with flashbacks to a newly-glittery Rumpelstiltskin and his son, Baelfire, I fell for it – I was certain that August was really Bae. In a Hong Kong based doctor's office, he pulls up his left pant leg and proceeds to stab himself in the leg; trying to prove to the doctor he is turning back into wood. Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorite shows - Start Now. Shortly afterwards, the infant Emma arrives as well, and the boy takes the baby to a nearby diner. August W. Booth, is a character on ABC's Once Upon a Time. August asks for what reason she came to the Dragon.