Once Upon A Time is teasing fans with an “epic” backstory in anticipation of a love story for Tilly, a character that is attracted to the same sex. The ABC an American fantasy drama television series, follows characters from several fairytales who are transported to “real life” in the United States, will see Tilly, who stands for Alice in Wonderland, to fall in love. With a girlwho toiled for Victoria Belfrey in the show in the latest episode. And the show’s creators promise that in the end they will run deeper into the romantic storyline. “It’s hard to explain without telling you too much…,” co-creator Adam Horowitz began, “…but I’ll say this: the romance becomes really entwined in the larger story we’re telling for the season.” “It’s important on both a character level, for someone who’s in love and dealing with love,” he adds, “and on a larger plot level for the show.” It is not the first LGBT-themed storyline in the show. There was same-sex attraction between Ruby and Dorothy last year. The plotline saw Snow and Ruby use the magic slippers to get to Oz, where Ruby awakens Dorothy with True Love’s Kiss after the pair professed their true feelings for one another seventeen episodes into the show.