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H wandarfal wizard v oz


23. /glinda H gUd wic grAnts /dYraTi'z wiS

bifYr HE went t sI /glinda, hQevar, HE war tEkan t a rUm v H /kAsal, wEr /dYraTi woSd har fEs n kOmd har hEr, n H /lFan SUk H dast Qt v hiz mEn, n H /skErkrO pAtd himself intM hiz best SEp, n H /wUdmAn poliSd hiz tin n qld hiz Jqnts.

wen HE war Yl kwFt prizentabl HE folOd H sOlJar garl intM a big rMm wEr H /wic /glinda sAt apon a TrOn v rMbIz.

SI waz bOT bjMtifal n jaN t HEr Fz. har hEr waz a ric red in kalar n fel in flOiN riNlits Ovar har SOldarz. har Jres waz pjar wFt bat har Fz war blM, n HE lUkd kFndli apon H lital garl.

"wat kn F d f jM, mF cFld?" SI Askd.

/dYraTi tOld H /wic Yl har stYri: hQ H sFklOn hAd brYt har t H /lAnd v /oz, hQ SI hAd fQnd har kmpAnjanz, n v H wandarfal Advancarz HE hAd met wiT.

"mF grEtist wiS nQ," SI Add, "z t get bAk t /kAnzas, f /Ynt /em wil Sarli TiNk samTiN Jredfal hAz hApand t mI, n Ht wil mEk har pUt on mYrnN; n anles H krops r betar Hs jIr Hn HE war lAst, F Am Sar /aNkal /henri kn not afYrd i."

/glinda lInd fYrward n kisd H swIt, aptarnd fEs v H lavN lital garl.

"bles jYr dIr hyrt," SI sed, "F Am Sar F kn tel jM v a wE t get bAk t /kAnzas." Hn SI Add, "bat, if F d, jM mast giv mI H /gOldan /kAp."

"wiliNli!" eksklEmd /dYraTi; "indId, i z v nO jMs t mI nQ, n wen jM hAv i jM kn kmAnd H /wiNd /maNkIz TrI tFmz."

"n F TiNk F SAl nId HEr sarvis Jast HOz TrI tFmz," Ansard /glinda, smFlN.

/dYraTi Hn gEv har H /gOldan /kAp, n H /wic sed t H /skErkrO, "wat wil jM d wen /dYraTi hAz left as?"

"F wil ritarn t H /emarald /siti," hI riplFd, "f /oz hAz mEd mI its rMlar n H pIpal lFk mI. H Onli TiN Ht warIz mI z hQ t kros H hil v H /hAmar-/hedz."

"bF mInz v H /gOldan /kAp F SAl kmAnd H /wiNd /maNkIz t kEri jM t H gEts v H /emarald /siti," sed /glinda, "f i wUd b a SEm t diprFv H pIpal v sO wandatfal a rMlar."

"Am F rIli wandarfal?" Askd H /skErkrO.

"jM r anjMZMal," riplFd /glinda.

tarnN t H /tin /wUdmAn, SI Askd, "wat wil bikam v jM wen /dYraTi lIvz Hs kancri?"

hI lInd on hiz Aks n TYt f a mOmant. Hn hI sed, "H /wiNkIz war vEri kFnd t mI, n wontd mI t rMl Ovar Hem Aftar H /wikid /wic dFd. F Am fond v H /wiNkIz, n if F kUd get bAk agen t H /kancri v H /west, F SUd lFk naTiN betar Hn t rMl Ovar Hem fYrevar."

"mF sekand kmAnd t H /wiNd /maNkIz," sed /glinda, "wil b Ht HE kEri jM sEfli t H lAnd v H /wiNkIz. jYr brEn mE not b sO lyrJ t lUk At Az HOz v H /skErkrO, bat jM r rIli brFtar Hn hI z -- wen jM r wel poliSd -- n F Am Sar jM wil rMl H /wiNkIz wFzli n wel."

Hn H /wic lUkd At H big, SAgi /lFan n Askd, "wen /dYraTi hAz ritarnd t har On hOm, wat wil bikam v jM?"

"Ovar H hil v H /hAmar-hedz," hI Ansard, "lFz a grAnd Old fYrist, n Yl H bIsts Ht liv HEr hAv mEd mI HEr /kiN. if F kUd Onli get bAk t Hs fYrist, F wUd pAs mF lFf vEri hApili HEr."

"mF Tard kmAnd t H /wiNd /maNkIz," sed /glinda, "SAl b t kEri jM t jYr fYrist. Hn, hAvN jMzd ap H pQrz v H /gOldan /kAp, F SAl giv i t H /kiN v H /maNkIz, Ht hI n hiz bAnd mE HErAftar b frI f evarmYr."

H /skErkrO n H /tin /wUdmAn n H /lFan nQ TANkd H /gUd /wic arnistli f har kFndnis; n /dYraTi eksklEmd:

"jM r sartanli Az gUd Az jM r bjMtifal! bat jM hAv not jet tOld mI hQ t get bAk t /kAnzas."

"jYr /silvar /SMz wil kEri jM Ovar H dezart," riplFd /glinda. "if jM hAd nOn HEr pQr jM kUd hAv gon bAk t jYr /Ynt /em H vEri farst dE jM kEm t Hs kancri."

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