AU!SWANQUEEN - After the curse broke and people regained their memory, Emma and Regina’s relationship had been on shaky grounds. After not being able to deal with everything anymore, Emma did what she does best and packed up, leaving Storybrooke. Regina does everything in her power to search for Emma when one day, five years later, Emma returns to Storybrooke. Seeing Emma caused old feelings to stir up, both good and bad. After Emma’s return to Storybrooke, Regina finds herself seeking comfort in the one thing that she holds closest to her heart… The ring that Emma gave her weeks before she left.