“No,” replied the Beast, “you alone are mistress here; you need only bid me gone, if my presence is troublesome, and I will immediately withdraw. But, tell me, do not you think me very ugly?”
“That is true,” said Beauty, “for I cannot tell a lie, but I believe you are very good natured.”
- Beauty and the Beast; Jeanne-Marie LePrince de Beaumont
» You can’t keep us apart forever. I’ll fight for him. I’ll never stop fighting for him.
2x01 & 2x22 || the reunion kiss (a new beginning) vs. a goodbye kiss (a separation)
An extremely nervous Rumplestiltskin gives Belle a very extravagant gift while trying to pretend that’s absolutely not what he’s doing aka Belle’s Library Bedroom of Wonders (What A Good Beast Boyfriend You Have, Belle)