She looked back into the past to find the woman who was standing in the way of her happiness. Instead she found a villain taking from a woman everything she wanted for herself: A life filled with happiness, love, and a family to share it with. She saw the monster she was from the victims perspective. Then she chose not to be that person.
*gets absolutely nothing done* well time for a break
*something falls behind my bed*
"well it was really nice having that thing. Goodbye”
tale as old as time
Spencer Hastings in 5x03 Surfing the Aftershocks
Statue of Lord Macaulay (1868, detail) by Thomas Woolner, in the chapel of Trinity College, Cambridge.