ABC has released the official synopsis for the October 21st episode of Once Upon A Time, "The Crocodile". Captain Hook will make his debut when Rumpelstiltskin attempts to save his wife from a band of cutthroat pirates. Belle threatens to leave Mr. Gold if he continues with his thirst for power.
- Belle's disgust over Mr. Gold's continuing thirst for power comes to a head, and she threatens to leave him if he can't change his evil ways.
- The dwarves pick up their axes and try to find fairy dust in the Storybrooke mine.
- A reunion with an old acquaintance could prove to be Belle's undoing.
- Meanwhile, back in the fairytale land that was, Rumplestiltskin attempts to save his wife, Milah, from being kidnapped by a band of cutthroat pirates.