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The Gift of the Magi

The Gift of the Magi

by O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. What is most important in the lives of Della and Jim?


Love
Respect
Reputation
Children
Job security
Q. They want to afford gifts for


Festivas
Kwanza
Groundhog's Day
Spring
Christmas
Q. What is valuable?


Hairclips
Watchbands
Jewelry
Diamonds
Love
Q. What does Della think makes her feminine?


Legs
Toes
Fingers
Long hair
Curves
Q. Jim and Della both give up something dear. Which theme is this?


Suffering
Fear
Primitivity
Man and the Natural World
Sacrifice
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