∟ AU where Cora arranges Regina’s wedding with King George’s son, Prince James, a despicable man who’s hated for all. As the wedding approaches Regina gets to see why James is known as evil, and realizes she’s a prisoner. However, James gets killed during a battle and the King makes a deal with Rumpelstiltskin – in exchange for James’ twin he promises his first born grandchild. As Regina gets to know David, and after he tells her the secret he has been keeping, both fall in love for each other and end up married. However, the tale isn’t finished yet, a future child is still in danger….