The Gift of the Magi" is a short story, written by O. Henry about a young married
couple and how they deal with the challenge of buying secret Christmas gifts for ...
In the first decade of the twentieth century, O. Henry was the most popular short-
story writer in the United States. By 1920, nearly five million copies of his books ...
That is not so, however, in this essay about O. Henry, an author who has often ....
relation by formulas derived from short stories with which both are amazingly ...
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Apr 21, 2013 ... O. Henry's short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization
and clever twist endings. Most of O. Henry's stories are set in ...
Sep 11, 2012 ... Today is the 150th anniversary of the birth of the short story writer O. Henry. He
was born William Sydney Porter in Greensboro North Carolina ...
List of the short stories of O. Henry with summaries and links for online reading.
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Apr 9, 2016 ... In The Last Leaf by O. Henry we have the theme of commitment, sacrifice,
friendship, compassion, hope and dedication. Set in the first decade ...
O. Henry is known for his "twist endings," and the ending of "The Gift of the Magi"
is probably the most ... "The Gift of the Magi" is a blissfully simple, short story.