Gift of the Magi

Gift of the Magi
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  • EXPOSITION
  • How can I possibly find something with only $1.87?
  • CONFLICT
  • Will Jim still love me with short hair?
  • RISING ACTION
  • I'm so glad I cut off my hair to buy Jim this perfect present! I hope he still loves me though...
  • Della only has $1.87 and she needs to buy the perfect Christmas gift for her husband, Jim. But, how could she buy something with less than $2?
  • CLIMAX
  • I sold my watch so I could get enough money for these combs for your hair!
  • Della decided to sell her hair so she could get more money for the perfect present. Now, she's worried that Jim won't love her anymore with short hair.
  • RESOLUTION
  • Even though I sold my watch to buy those combs for you, I still love you, despite your short hair.
  • After getting her hair cut, Della rushes to the store to buy Jim a present. She can't seem to find the right one, until she lays her eyes on a platinum fob chain. The perfect present for the watch he always carries!
  • THEME
  • I love you always.
  • Jim wasn't mad, but he was slightly surprised that she'd cut off her hair, as he showed her the set of combs he'd bought for her.  Della grows increasingly more worried that he won't love her anymore.
  • I cut off my hair to buy a chain for your watch!
  • Jim still loved Della even without her long hair and the fact that both of their gifts had failed. Della realized that Jim loved her for more than just her looks.
  • During this Christmas, Della, and Jim both realized that they didn't need expensive gifts to still love each other.
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