Henry is a tale rich with the simplicity of times past, while carrying forward one that transcends time an history…the unconditional love and sacrifice of man Jim and wife Della. Background of the Study Story book is one of reading media which most people are interested in. They prefer to read story book other kind of book such The gift of the Magi is talking about a couple want to buy the Christmas gifts for each other on Christmas eve. But both of them have no money to buy the other a gift. Then they made a idea that they gave up their valuable things and bought gifts for the other.
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In The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry we have the theme of poverty, frustration, connection, struggle, love, sacrifice, anxiety and commitment. Set in New York at the turn of the twentieth century the story is narrated in the third person by an unnamed narrator and from the beginning of the story the reader realises that Henry may be exploring the theme of poverty or hardship. Their financial struggles will continue. Something that is a little clearer to the reader when we discover that it has taken Della several months to save the money.
The twists and turns of the plot as it unfolds within O. The story of Jim and Della on a cold Christmas Eve at the turn of 20th century America is centered around what is remarkably relevant to what many readers have experienced in their own lives; the inevitable stresses, sacrifices, and joys of the holiday season. Strapped for cash and wanting to give her beloved husband the most luxurious gift for Christmas to express her deep passion for him, we are immediately introduced to the initial situation at hand.
Henry, a pen name for William Sydney Porter - a renowned American author. Originally published in , in O. Henry traits in abundance has given him credit for his genuine talent.