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Thursday, December 15, 2011

The Gift of the Magi

THE GIFT OF THE MAGI, BY O. HENRY

1) Comment on the meaning of the following sentence in the fifth paragraph of the story: “She stood by the window and looked out dully at a grey cat walking a grey fence in a grey backyard.”




2) What subtle clues are in the story that point towards the sort of person Jim actually is?