" There was nothing to do but flop down on the shabby little couch"
" Will you buy my hair ?" asked Della "I buy hair", said Madame. "Take your hat off and lets have a sight at the looks of it." Down rippled the brown cascade. "Twenty dollars" said Madame "Give it to me quick" said Della
"Della went ransacking stores for Jim's Present ,She found it at last ,There was no other like it, It was a platinum fob chain.
Jim stepped into the door and His eyes were fixed upon Della and there was an expression on him that she could not read . " JIm darling she cried " dont look at me like that I had to get my hair cut off and i sold it because i couldn't have lived through christmas without giving you a present
Jim drew a package from his overcoat pocket and threw it upon the table.But if you unwrap that package, you may see why you had me going awhile at first. White fingers and nimble tore at the string and paper.And then an ecstatic scream of joy". It was a set of combs with jeweled rims and a pure tortoise shell.