As with Emma, people expected Regina to play many roles throughout her life. Her mother wanted the perfect queen; Rumple wanted a monster to cast his curse; the Charmings needed a villain to feel validated as heroes. However all Regina wanted was freedom of choice, to be able to choose her own fate. Adopting Henry was her first real choice, free of anyone’s influence and born out of her own desire for happiness. Feel free to delete this if you reblog.
the two most powerful practitioners of magic who have ever lived.
"Give us life again ‘cause we just wanna be w h o l e..”