Magical Moments: Sympathy for the De Vil

Magical Moments: Sympathy for the De Vil

Welcome to the Magical Moments for the "Sympathy for the De Vil" episode of Once Upon a Time. Here you'll find highlights and insights for the recent events affecting Storybrooke, Fairy Tale Land and more. WARNING: There are spoilers here if you haven't yet seen the episode. Enjoy!

Heart Attacked: Regina breaks the news that the Wicked Witch is still alive. She’s headed for New York to save Robin Hood, but not before getting something she needs from Belle.

An Evil Plan: Gold still has a hurting heart. Soon he will lose any ability to love. Only the Author whose name is Isaac, can help him. Gold lets Isaac know that he’s going to get ink for the quill. It’s all part of his plan to turn the savior dark.

A Spotty Past: In the past, we learned that Cruella takes the things you care about and destroys them. Cruella uses her newfound magic to turn the dogs on her mother. She then dons her Dalmatian-style coat to let Isaac know she used him. Isaac’s next action leads to turning Cruella into the devilish-looking person she is today.

Going Down: Henry escapes from Cruella’s clutches only to find himself trapped at a cliff’s edge. Cruella pulls a gun on him just as Emma arrives. Elsewhere, the Author reveals to Mary Margaret and David that, in the past, he wrote that Cruella can no longer take the life of another. Emma doesn’t know this.

Read the full recap for "Sympathy for the De Vil"

Check out previous Magical Moments from Season 4 of Once Upon a Time below:

Heart of Gold

Best Laid Plans

Poor Unfortunate Soul

Enter the Dragon


Darkness on the Edge of Town

Heroes and Villains

Shattered Sight


Smash the Mirror, Part 2

Smash the Mirror. Part 1

The Snow Queen

Family Business

Breaking Glass

The Apprentice

Rocky Road

White Out

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