Gift of the Magi

Gift of the Magi

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  • Broke
  • "If only I had more money to buy Jim a present!"
  • The Big Chop
  • "All my hair!"
  • Don't worry ma'am, I'll buy your hair for $20!"
  • Nervous Delay
  • "Oh no, what if Jim doesn't like how I look now? Is he going to think I'm ugly?"
  • Della doesn't have enough money to get her husband a gift for the holiday. She only has $1.87 to get the perfect gift. This is one of the conflicts. 
  • White Elephant
  • Merry Christmas Eve!
  • In order to buy her husband, Jim, a gift, she decides to cut and sell her hair for $20. Now she has more money to get him something for Christmas.
  • Saving the Gifts
  • Della waits nervously for Jim to arrive at home because she wants to know if he still thinks she is pretty. This is another part of the riding action
  • Love Prevails
  • Jim arrives home and they are going to exchange their gifts. The climax is when Della hands Jim the gift because she does not know if he will like it or not. 
  • When they decide to save the gifts it is the resolution of the story because they don't have to worry about each other not liking the gifts they gave each other anymore. 
  • After saving both the gifts, Della and Jim both realize their love for each other out weights the gifts they got each other. Love Prevails would be the theme of this story
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