were the creation of a world that departed from the original Monkey
material, although remaining informed by it.
Yama, as one of the figures taken from the
original Monkey story, developed into a totally different character.
Metal Dragon also became personified in a character of the same
Both characters were aspects of an entity
represented by the White Monkey, to which the title now referred.
The 'White Monkey' world became a more elaborate
version of the diffused representation of personalities that I had
played with in an embryonic form in the Charlie Chaplin short.