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Old 01-12-2009, 02:05 PM
Wendell Wagner Wendell Wagner is offline
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Skald the Rhymer writes:

> Why is Glinda the only major Oz character without a real-world analogue? For
> that matter, why doesn't Uncle Henry have an Oz analogue?

Uncle Henry is a secret transvestite who occasionally goes to the big city and dresses up as a woman in certain bars there. The costume he wears looks just like the way that Glinda dresses. In her dream, Dorothy includes Uncle Henry by imagining him the way that he sees himself in his mind.