Reid Wiseman is a national treasure.
Despite all it’s flaws OUAT is really good at casting look alikes and family members.
I mean look at young Snow
And young Emma cries like JMo
Look at this family
And don’t forget that Emma looks just like her parents.
And the fact that Henry looks like Emma…
We’ve all seen this
And also this!
It’s not a very cliche story for one thing when you compare it to other fairytales. I think everyone loves the idea that you can be loved no matter your appearance or how you think you look. Self esteem is a huge issue in this society.
And for those of us who like to read between the lines, I think women love it because it’s a feminist fairytale.