The Gift of the Magi: The Classic Christmas Story
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Date: May 2013
Duration: 0 hours 16 minutes
In a shabby New York flat, Della sobsas she counts the few coins she has saved to buy a Christmas present for herhusband, Jim. A gift worthy of her devotion will require a great sacrifice:selling her long, beautiful hair.
Jim, meanwhile, has made a sacrificefor Della that is no less difficult. As they exchange gifts on Christmas Eve,the discovery of what each has done fills them with despair, until they realizethat the true gifts of Christmas can be found more readily in their humbleapartment than in any fine store. O. Henry paints a masterly portrait ofunfaltering love, a haven from the harsh world outside.
This classic Christmas shortstory is charmingly told by Lorie Kellogg and Joe Bevilacqua.