Given the hypothesis that Snow White is an alchemist's tale**, what happens if we apply the same theory of colors and transformation to Little Red Riding Hood?
Thoughts, readers? The stage is yours.
* Also see this article dealing with a similar subject as applied to Disney's Tangled.
** And therefore opening it up, I believe, rather than limiting it, to all sorts of significant interpretation. There's the beginning of a thought here on the transformative power of stories that is shiver-good. Mr. Pazdiora's concluding line that fairy tales are not meant to be questioned because they question us strikes very near my own sentiments.