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Eighty-seven cents, that’s right. Every day, she tries to spend a little money when she goes to the market. She walks around looking for the cheapest meat and vegetables Funny Christmas 2020 Elf What The Elf Happened To 2020 Xmas new Shirt for her daily meal, even when she feels very tired she tries to find it. Saving money is good for future. Della counted the meager money again. Make no mistake, there is only one penny eighty-seven and it will be Christmas tomorrow. There was nothing she could do about it, all she could do was sit down and cry.
There, in a small, shabby room, she was sobbing. Della lives in this poor little room with her husband, James Dillingham Young, in NEW YORK City. They have a bedroom, a bathroom and a kitchen. James Dillingham Young is luckier than her because Geometric Santa Father Christmas Sweatshirt Santa Claus Sweater Festive Jumper limited Shirt he has a job. However, it is not a job that makes a lot of money. The rent for this room takes up most of his salary. Della tried hard to find a job but luck did not smile at her. However, she is very happy to hold ‘Jim’, James Dillingham Young, in his arms every time he returns.
Della stopped crying. She dried her face and stood looking at a gray cat on the wall of its color by the dark path out the window. Tomorrow is Noel and she only has one eighty-seven cent left to buy her James a gift. She wanted to buy a gift that really meant, one that could show all her love for him. Della suddenly turned and ran Happy Hanukkah Hanukcat Sweater Cat Chanukah Jewish hot Shirt to the mirror on the wall. Her eyes lit up. Until now, the James Dillingham Young family had only two of the most precious things. One thing is Jim’s gold watch. This watch was previously owned by his father and previously his grandfather. The other is Della’s hair. Della quickly dropped her long, shiny hair down her back. It was beautiful, not unlike a coat draped over her. Della curls her hair back up. She stood still and whimpered for a while.
Della walked slowly through the shops along the road and stopped in front of the sign “Madame Eloise” Next to her was a stout woman, who didn’t have the slightest “Eloise” look. Della asked,
“Did you buy my hair?”
– I specialize in buying hair – she replied and said, “Take off your hat and show me your hair.” The
stream of beautiful brown hair fell.
– Twenty dollars – she assessed the price, her hand caressed her shiny hair.
– Quickly cut it! And give me the money – Della said.
The next two hours passed quickly. She bought gifts for James in the stores in great joy. Finally she can choose one. It is a gold watch strap. James loves his watch very much, but unfortunately it doesn’t have a strap. When Della saw the rope she knew it had to be his and she had to buy it. She paid twenty-one to buy it and hurried back home with the remaining eighty-seven cents. Arriving home, Della looked at her extremely short hair in the mirror I Never Dreamed Grow Up To Be A Super Cool Pediatric Neurologist 2020 Shirt and thought, “What can I do with it?” The next half hour she quickly prepared everything. Done, Della studied herself in the mirror again. Her hair was now curled all over her head. “God, I look like a schoolgirl!”. “What would James say when he saw himself like this?” She told herself. At 7:00 pm, the meal was almost done. Della waited nervously. I hope I’m still pretty in James’s eyes. Then the door opened, and James entered. He looks very thin and needs a new coat. James glared at Della.
She couldn’t understand what he was thinking, she was scared. He was not anger, nor surprise. He stood there, looking at her with strange eyes. Della ran to James and burst into tears: “Don’t look at me like that, darling.” I sell my hair just to buy you a gift. That hair will grow out. I have to sell it, Jim. Say “Merry Christmas”, I have a very nice gift for you! ”
– Did I cut my hair? James asked.
– Yes, I cut and sold it, so you don’t love me anymore? you are still me Della said. James looked around and asked again like a fool:
– Did you say you sold your hair?
– Yes, I said so, because I love you!
Can we have dinner, James?
Suddenly James wrapped his arms around D