The Gift of the Magi" is a short story, written by O. Henry about a young married
couple and how ... Satisfied with the perfect gift for Jim, Della runs home and
begins to prepare pork chops fo...
Her Jim. Many a happy hour she had spent planning for something nice for him.
... the flat across the airshaft, Della would have let her hair hang out the window ...
Dec 4, 2015 ... And of course Della must spend a lot of time caring for her long, long hair. It must
take her hours to wash it and get it dried--but she probably ...
Della basically lives for one thing (or rather, person): Jim, her husband. She's
spent a lot of the time leading up to Christmas just thinking of what to get him:
Dec 19, 2008 ... Many a happy hour she had spent planning to buy something nice for him. ... Had
the Queen of Sheba lived in their building, Della would have let her hair hang out
the ... Della looked in all the stores to choose a gift for Jim.
In “The Gift of the Magi,” Jim and Della Dillingham Young are a young couple of
... They have two prized possessions: Jim's pocket watch, which previously ... On
Christmas Eve, the couple only had $1.87 to spend on gifts for each other.
Jan 22, 2013 ... Her Jim. Many a happy hour she had spent planning for something nice for ...
Answer: Jim and Della have two prized possessions one is the ...
Jim and Della are a husband and wife living in a rented room in New York. They
are quite poor ... After rent and groceries, the couple hardly have any money left.
... cut back (phrasal verb) To cut back is to reduce salary or spending which is.
Dec 9, 2015 ... “Her Jim. Many a happy hour she had spent planning for something nice for him.
... “Rippling and shining like a cascade of brown waters,” Della's hair was ... And
now, they were hers, but the tresses that should have adorned ...
Dec 2, 2010 ... Yes, Christmas gift-giving will visit upon Della and Jim heartbreak and economic
waste. ... Christmas spending is all we're likely to get.