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A Great OnevOscar Diggs: "Kansas is full of good men. I don't want to be a good man. I want to be a great one."
Like Dorothy, Oscar Diggs wants to do more with his life than what is available to him in Kansas. Also like Dorothy, he didn't imagine where the twister that hit his small town would send him and what adventures would await.
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Am I Dreaming?vOscar Diggs: "Am I dreaming?"
Theodora: "You're in Oz."
Oscar Diggs: "That's my name. Everyone calls me Oz."
As if it's not weird enough that his balloon was swept away by the twister to take him to a strange land filled with color, learning that this new place is named the same thing he is turns out to be quite the coincidence.
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Where's Your Broom?vTheodora: "I am Theodora, the good witch."
Oscar Diggs: "Where's your broom?"
Theodora: "You don't know much about witches, do you?"
Before now, Oscar's idea of witches involved a black hat and a broomstick but as Theodora explains, he is about to learn about a whole different type of witches.
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The Prophecy Shall Be FulfilledvEvanora: "You are here at last and the prophecy shall be fulfilled. The royal treasure of Oz, it belongs to you, but only after you defeat the wicked witch."
Evandora lays out the terms of the prophecy, that the wizard must slay the wicked witch in order to save the land. Can't be too hard of a job, right?
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Are You the Great Man?vTheodora: "Are you the great man we've been waiting for?"
Oscar Diggs: "I think I could be."
Theodora explains that they've been waiting for a wizard to save them and asks if Oscar Diggs is that man. While he doesn't know quite yet what he's signing up for, he says that he is in fact that man.
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I Might Not Actually Be a WizardOscar Diggs: "I might not actually be a wizard."
Glinda: "Yes, but they don't know that."
Glinda briefs Oscar before introducing him to the people of Munchkin Land. While he might not be a real wizard, his success relies on him believing he actually is.
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He Is the Wizard!vTheodora: "Isn't he wonderful? Didn't I say he would come?"
Evanora: "You dare escort that oaf in here and allow him to climb on the hallowed throne!"
Theodora: "And why not? He is the wizard!"
Evanora: "The wizard, or so he says… Did it not occur to you that he might be an impostor, in league with the wicked witch and sent here to kill us? Theodora: "Wicked witch? Don't be ridiculous!"
Evanora: "I'm not the one who's underestimating her cleverness. Or maybe it's you I'm underestimating. Have you finally joined her side, sister?"
Theodora: "I am on no one's side. You know that. I simply want peace. That's all I ever wanted and the wizard can do that. He's a good man."
Evanora: "What do you know about goodness? Deep down you are wicked!"
Theodora: "I am not wicked!"
Evanora: "That temper really is wasted on you."
In a sisterly spat, Evandora and Theodora express differences of opinion in Oscar's true nature. Evandora, who thinks everyone is evil, has her doubts but Theodora, while possibly a bit evil herself, is convinced that Oscar is the one.
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Strong Enough to Save Us AllvEvanora: "Your magic is the only thing strong enough to save us all."
In her urging to convince Oscar to help save them from the wicked witch, Evandora makes it known that Oscar is strong enough for this task and that he is their only hope.