In O Henry’s story, the lovers each wanted to give a very precious present to the other.
She cut her long, gorgeous hair and sold it to a wigmaker, so she could buy a present for her husband. And he had found a beautiful hair clip for her beautiful hair.
In spite of all – they had indeed given each other the greatest gift – true love.
This beautiful season, give love. The greatest gift you can give.
Dr Chris Baker
America's most-trusted teacher of orthodontic continuing education, Dr. Chris Baker has practiced and taught for more than 30 years, and is a current or former faculty member of three U.S. dental schools. She is a pediatric dentist, author, blogger, dental practice consultant, and mentor. Dr. Chris is also Past President and Senior Instructor of the American Orthodontic Society. She is based in Texas, USA, but lectures around the world.
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