[He] enjoys long walks on the beach, reading a good book by the fire, and acting like a sociopath while he imprisons domesticated farm animals in underground domiciles. Everyone cautiously say hi to Ryan Haywood.
“Are you implying that you don’t?” she looks at Emma with wide eyes. “She cannot be saying what I think she’s saying”. Regina thinks.
“Well… I don’t know, would that be the craziest thing that happened around here?” Emma answers her with a shrug, leaving Regina more stunned than before.
“You cannot possibly be serious, Miss Swan!” Yes, she was definitely saying what Regina thought she was saying. That they could actually be a couple someday. Not just that… be a family.
“I’m not saying we… I mean… what I’m saying is… it doesn’t look like she is lying.” She averts her eyes and starts to pick at her fingernails.
“I’m just going to pretend I didn’t hear this, have you completely lost your mind? That woman is not our daughter, Emma!” Regina snaps. “No… she simply can’t be… it’s impossible”. How could she ever become Emma’s… lover? Or… wife? No, just the idea was already simply ridiculous.
Emma just rolls her eyes at her. “Fine, ok. You’re right, it is madness. But here’s the thing, Regina… we have to figure this out then, we have to talk to her.”
“Yes, we have. Let’s talk to this… Elsa then." Regina releases a breath she didn’t even notice she had been holding.
Neither of them notices the woman standing outside the room, hearing every word they said, and wondering how she was gonna make her mothers believe her.