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About 2×16 “The Miller’s Daughter,” airing March 10, 2103

A gloved hand holds the dagger (from promo for 2x16 "The Miller's Daughter"

A gloved hand holds the dagger (screenshot from promo for 2×16 “The Miller’s Daughter”)

Next week is the much-anticipated episode The Miller’s Daughter. Info about the episode is after the jump. Continue reading

Poll: Who will die March 10 in episode 2×16 “The Miller’s Daughter”?

In the promo for this episode, the voice-over says, “One of their own will perish.”

Who do you think it is?

Cora, the Miller’s daughter



Tonight, in “The Queen is Dead,” Cora confirmed that she is the Miller’s daughter. (Continued after the jump) Continue reading

The Miller’s daughter

Spinning wheel

Rumpelstiltskin, print by Kevin Tong

In The Stable Boy, we found out that Cora (Regina’s mother) is the miller’s daughter. In the traditional Rumpelstiltskin story, the miller, a poor man, tries to impress the king by telling him that his daughter could spin straw into gold — when she could do no such thing. The king orders the girl be brought to the castle, where he locks her in a room filled with straw and says that if she doesn’t turn the straw into gold by the morning, she would have to die. Continue reading