Study Guide

The Gift of the Magi Characters

By O. Henry

Della

Della is the loving, warm, selfless, and occasionally hysterical heroine of the story. Della's...

Jim

Jim's job is not so great. He's the only breadwinner for the Dillingham Young family (that is,...

Madame Sofronie

Madame Sofronie is the owner of a hair shop, which, we are told, sells "hair goods of all kinds"...