Read Oasis Logo
The Gift of the Magi The Gift of the Magi
By O. Henry ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 5) Jim's gift for Della was a set of two combs. They were beautiful combs for her... The Gift of the Magi

By O. Henry
ReadOasis Step 2
(Part 5)

Jim's gift for Della was a set of two combs. They were beautiful combs for her long, golden hair. Della knew these combs. She had seen them almost every day in a store window on Broadway. She wanted them for the longest time, even though they were too expensive. And now they were hers. But her long hair was gone.

Della held the combs next to her heart. And after a moment of quiet emotion, she smiled and said, "My hair grows so fast, Jim!"

Della jumped up ...

Please login to read the rest of the story, or join