Confronted with a surviving fighter of his alleged slaughter among fellow guard knights, Lucas rejects captain Eamonn's faith in his innocence and volunteers to be arrested and tortured to learn the truth. Dorothy can't talk him out of it, so the witch of the West is brought in, who claims it requires including her as a mental bridge, but a failure may cause permanent damage. Jack teaches the startled princess Ev the concept of true friendship and may achieve it between them by defending her against brawlers at the festival. Dorothy is introduced to the Wizzard, who promotes Anna head of his council, surprised of his warm reception and interest, startled when West giggles concluding from Dorothy mentioning Karen as her mother she must be one of his bastards. He realizes what must have happened during a catastrophic incident in Kansas when he was besotted with Karen, an engineer at the experimental power plant, which went out of control, causing the vortex to Oz.
Did You Know?
You were born in Oz, Oz brought you back. Have you even asked yourself why?
[Dorothy shakes her head
Destiny. Your destiny, just like mine a long time ago. You were brought back to Oz to save us all.
I'm no savior.
Then what are you? Are you just a girl from Kansas? Just a girl who misses her mother? Or are you more? More than just the things that you've lost?