A People Of Lies

A People Of Lies

My wife and I enjoy Broadway musicals. Alongside favorites like Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables, we enjoy the musical story Wicked. This interesting prequel to the beloved Wizard of Oz puts a whole new twist on a well-known story. What if, as the musical Wicked suggests, the Wicked Witch was actually a good person who was trying to save Oz? And what if the fates that befell the Lion, the Tin Woodsman, and the Scarecrow were not curses by the Wicked Witch, but her attempt to keep them from being killed by a more sinister curse? And what if Glenda, the Good Witch, was actually a friend of the Wicked Witch and knew the wholesome truth about her but was not courageous enough to confront popular opinion? And what if the Wizard of Oz was actually a fraud, and the father of the Wicked Witch through an adulterous affair?

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