In an all new Once Upon A Time this coming Sunday, Emma’s loved ones get a lot closer to freeing the darkness out of her. In a Camelot flashback in the sneak peek below, Merlin informs them that they have to unite the Dark One’s dagger with the sword blade to make Excalibur whole again. However in order to do so, he not only needs the magical means, but also needs to get the sword part out of Arthur’s possession. Hook becomes frustrated with Merlin and lashes out at him, but Merlin tells him he understands, because he knows what it is like to lose someone to the Dark One.
Once Upon A Time Episode 5.07 Description
“Nimue” – In Camelot, Merlin spearheads a mission to reunite the dagger with Excalibur so he can use the weapon to save Emma from the darkness threatening her soul. With Zelena in tow, Hook, Mary Margaret, David, Regina and Robin steal into Arthur’s castle to take the broken sword from the maniacal king. Meanwhile, Merlin brings Emma along on a journey to confront his ancient nemesis and retrieve the sacred spark he’ll need to reforge Excalibur. Both parties are tested, but one suffers a blow that could derail the entire operation. In a flashback to long before the Age of Arthur, young Merlin finds purpose after he is blessed with magic and immortality, but when he falls in love with a young refugee named Nimue, everything changes for Merlin, as their romance starts a chain of events that touches every one of our present day heroes, on “Once Upon a Time,”SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
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