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Recap / Adventure Time S 2 E 10 To Cut A Womans Hair

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Jake is held hostage by a balding witch, who demands that Finn bring her a lock of princess hair to use as a wig.


  • Ass Shove: The Tree Witch threatens to entrap Jake in her "bottomless bottom" if Finn doesn't give her what she wants.
  • Beauty = Goodness: Jake is convinced that the Tree Witch is evil because of how ugly she is. He ends up being right.
  • Card-Carrying Villain: The Tree Witch. "Now, to use my hair for evil".
  • Compressed Hair: The episode finally reveals that Finn has a mane of uncut blond hair bigger than he is hidden beneath his hat.
  • Dem Bones: Princess Beautiful turns out to be an undead skeleton.
  • Grave Robbing: Finn is reduced to digging up Princess Beautiful's grave in the hope of finding some surviving hair.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Jerk: While sympathetic, the bald witch is just merely a jerk. After being given Finn's hair and seemingly going to better herself, she declares that she will use her hair for evil.
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  • The Lady's Favour: All the princesses believe that Finn wants their hair as a love token, and that he's in love with them.
  • Plant Person: The Tree Witch is one.
  • Rapunzel Hair: Finn is revealed to have a long mane of blonde hair.
  • Reality Ensues: Finn tries to get a lock of Princess Bubblegum's hair and give it to the Tree Witch. The Tree Witch tells him "This isn't hair! It's bubblegum!"
  • "The Reason You Suck" Speech: Finn gets tired of the Tree Witch ordering him around, and tells her that her problem is that she's ugly inside and out.
  • Wham Shot: The very, very, very, very, very, very, very, VERY first time Finn takes off his hat EVER!

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