First is my favourite The Tin Man of Oz. I know, I should go with Dorothy first, but I've always held a special place in my heart for the Tin Man. Quite ironic really.
His is very tragic. Once upon a time there was a man named Nick Chopper. He came from a long line of "choppers", the woodsman of the eastern country of Oz. He fell in love with a young lass. Sadly, her family believed him to be below their social status.