Gah, he could have handled this sooo much better.
He really, really could have. Bb was so desperate, being pulled in two directions. And when his anxiety flares, he makes such bad, bad decisions. :(
Poor Mr Gold recalled that Chip incident at the beginning of their relationship. He was so desperate, trying to win Lacey’s heart. Mr. Gold didn’t even think about the consequences of forcing wounded, agitated, upset girl.