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The History of O. Henry’s ‘The Gift of the Magi’ | History

Smithsonian
The story begins just before Christmas with a small sum of money: $1.87 to be exact, 60 cents of which was in pennies. For the writer O. Henry, the pittance was enough to launch his most famous work, a fable about poverty, love, and generosity, and also likely covered the......

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