August W. Booth is PinocchioMy thoughts on August W. Booth's identity (from Once Upon a Time)
August is Pinocchio.
I didn't come up with this on my own. I saw a couple other people post that idea, and the more I think about it, the more it makes perfect sense. Here's the evidence:
1) If we take Gepetto's words in the pilot: "Me and my boy, we can do it." (in regards to making the magical wardrobe) then that means that Pinocchio was directly involved with the creation of it. Furthermore, How did Gepetto KNOW when he'd finished? There must have been a determined stopping point. You wouldn't just throw the supposed savior in there without knowing what would happen. Which brings me to point two.
2) Gepetto could have thrown Pinocchio into the wardrobe to test it. This would cause Pinocchio to be thrown into our world presumably at about the same time and place that Emma was thrown into. This idea stands up when you take a moment to recall that baby Emma was discovered by the side of the road by a 7 YEAR OL