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Once Upon a Time in a land not so far away was a town that on the surface to anyone visiting or simply passing through (not that anyone ever did mind you) would seem like any other ordinary town. A town that, just like any other, would reveal its secrets if you cared to scratch the surface.
However, unlike any town you have ever visited, the carefully guarded secrets that bubbled just below the surface of Storybrooke were far more mysterious then you could imagine. This was not simply another ordinary town, but a town that had been cursed – its inhabitants bound and transported from a faraway land (a land that knew magic and true love's kiss) to this land, your land. With memories wiped clean of their former lives and replaced anew, they were destined to live life eternal without their Happily Ever After's.
Or so the Evil Queen thought…