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* NoSell: Elsa and Emma realize that they can do this to the Spell of Shattered Sight with their ribbon bracelets, since the Snow Queen wants them alive.

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Elsa and Emma realize that they can do this to the Spell of Shattered Sight with their ribbon bracelets, since the Snow Queen wants them alive.


* DeusExMachina: While it was set up long before this that the necklace was of mysterious and unknown origin, and there were plenty of hints as to its true nature in this episode (somehow appearing out of the Snow Wall, Elsa mentioning it was old but she didn't know where it came from, the pieces of mirror embedded in it showing it was more than what it seemed, Anna and Blackbeard speaking of the wishing star as a sculpture without ever describing it or showing it), the revelation of its power at just the right moment so Elsa could save Anna and Kristoff (and thus create the vaccine for the town) was rather fortuitous.

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* DeusExMachina: While it was set up long before this that the necklace was of mysterious and unknown origin, and there were plenty of hints as to its true nature in this episode (somehow appearing out of the Snow Wall, Elsa mentioning it was old but she didn't know where it came from, the pieces of mirror embedded in it showing it was more than what it seemed, Anna and Blackbeard speaking of the wishing star as a sculpture without ever describing it or showing it), the revelation of its power at [[JustInTime just the right moment moment]] so Elsa could save Anna and Kristoff (and thus create the vaccine for the town) was [[ContrivedCoincidence rather fortuitous.fortuitous]].


* NotWhatItLooksLike: The locator spell seems to have failed...but then the necklace it was cast on turned out to be the wishing star that could bring Anna back. It could even be said that the spell didn't fail at all, because it brought Elsa to where Anna was ''going'' to be.

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* NotWhatItLooksLike: The locator spell [[YourPrincessIsInAnotherCastle seems to have failed...failed]]...but then the necklace it was cast on turned out to be the wishing star that could bring Anna back. It could even be said that the spell didn't fail at all, because it brought Elsa to where Anna was ''going'' to be.


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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The arrival of the Spell of Shattered Sight is pretty damn impressive.

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* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: The arrival of the Spell of Shattered Sight is pretty damn impressive.
* WhamShot: While the entire ending of the episode is pretty much an extended one of these, the real GutPunch moment is after the mirror fragments shatter Snow and Charming's eyes...and then their hands pull apart, and the look Snow gives Charming is absolutely chilling.


-->'''Regina''': But you should be.

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-->'''Regina''': But you really, really should be.



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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Snow is angry that Elsa risked the entire town for her sister. It actually creeps Regina out. Of course, Snow herself risked the entire town to save Regina in the season 2 finale.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Snow is angry that Elsa risked the entire town for her sister. It actually creeps Regina out. Of course, Snow herself risked the entire town to save Regina in the season 2 finale.finale; this episode implies that for all her heroism, Mary Margaret has learned the folly of such an idealistic course.


* TheNeedsOfTheMany: Both Regina and Snow agree that Elsa should give up the necklace so that the fairies can create a antidote for the Spell of Shattered Sight, as saving the town from tearing itself apart is more important than finding Anna.

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* TheNeedsOfTheMany: Both Regina and Snow agree that Elsa should give up the necklace so that the fairies can create a an antidote for the Spell of Shattered Sight, as saving the town from tearing itself apart is more important than finding Anna.


* TheNeedsOfTheMany: Both Regina and Snow agree that Elsa should give up the necklace so that the fairies can create a antidote for the Spell of Shattered Sight, as saving the town from tearing itself apart is more important than finding Anna.



* SpannerInTheWorks: Two cases into both a hero and a villain!
** Elsa [[HeroAntagonist tricks the others by giving a sack full of rocks instead of Anna's necklace]] and uses it to locate Anna, which prevents the fairies from being able to develop a antidote quickly. Fortunately Anna is found and her hair can also serve as a component for a antidote, but then....

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* SpannerInTheWorks: Two cases into with both a hero and a villain!
** Elsa [[HeroAntagonist tricks the others by giving a sack full of rocks instead of Anna's necklace]] and uses it to locate Anna, which prevents the fairies from being able to develop a an antidote quickly. Fortunately Anna is found and her hair can also serve as a component for a an antidote, but then....



* TheNeedsoftheMany: Both Regina and Snow agree that Elsa should give up the necklace so that the fairies can create a antidote for the Spell of Shattered Sight, as saving the town from tearing itself apart is more important than finding Anna.

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*SpannerInTheWorks: Two cases into both a hero and a villain!
**Elsa [[HeroAntagonist tricks the others by giving a sack full of rocks instead of Anna's necklace]] and uses it to locate Anna, which prevents the fairies from being able to develop a antidote quickly. Fortunately Anna is found and her hair can also serve as a component for a antidote, but then....
**Rumple uses Hook to trap the fairies into the Sorcerer's Hat. Which then effectively exhausts the town of any means to counteract the Spell.
*TheNeedsoftheMany: Both Regina and Snow agree that Elsa should give up the necklace so that the fairies can create a antidote for the Spell of Shattered Sight, as saving the town from tearing itself apart is more important than finding Anna.


** Doubling as a CallBack, Blackbeard mentioned being forced to walk the plank. Hook did it in ''The Jolly Roger'', a season 3 flashback after the end of the first curse and beginning of the second curse.

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** Doubling as a CallBack, Blackbeard mentioned being forced to walk the plank. Hook did it in ''The Jolly Roger'', a season 3 flashback after the end of the first curse and before the beginning of the second curse.


* BittersweetEnding: Elsa and Anna (plus Kristoff), are ''finally'' reunited, but they are unable to stop the Spell of Shattered Sight, thanks to Rumple.

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* BittersweetEnding: Elsa and Anna (plus Kristoff), Kristoff) are ''finally'' reunited, but they are unable to stop the Spell of Shattered Sight, thanks to Rumple.


* HarmlessFreezing: Anna, Kristoff and Hans are all unfrozen without harm.

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* HarmlessFreezing: Anna, Kristoff and Hans stay frozen for 30 years and are all unfrozen without harm.

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