Silver Slippers

Some articles on silver slippers, slippers, silver:

List Of Fables Characters - Villains - Dorothy Gale
... East by accident when Dorothy's house landed on her, and was given a pair of magic silver slippers from the Good Witch of the North as a reward ... the Good Witch explained to her about the powers of the magic slippers, Dorothy used them to fly home to the Homelands version of Kansas ... To her great despair, the slippers fell off over the Deadly Desert of Oz ...
Political Interpretations Of The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz - Overview
... According to this view, for instance, the "Yellow Brick Road" represents the gold standard, and the silver slippers (ruby in the 1939 film version) represent the Silverite sixteen to one silver ratio (d ... Glinda could have told Dorothy that the "silver slippers would easily do the job but decided that a destabilizing force such as Dorothy might be just the thing to shake up her other rival ... Only Dorothy's silver slippers can take her home to Kansas", meaning that by Dorothy not realizing that she had the silver slippers the whole time, Dorothy, or "the westerners", never realized they ...

Famous quotes containing the words slippers and/or silver:

    I have placed slippers very carefully under my bed, only to have them crawl out during the night to a position where I will step into them the wrong way round when leaping out of bed to answer the telephone.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    Walked forth to ease my pain
    Along the shore of silver streaming Thames,
    Whose rutty bank, the which his river hems,
    Was painted all with variable flowers,
    Edmund Spenser (1552?–1599)