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Publisher's Summary

O. Henry wrote many stories, but this, the story of two "ultimate gifts", is his most famous.
Public Domain (P)1977 Jimcin Recordings

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Well

Excellent rendition of this classic Christmas story.

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Screech in the background

There is a terrible high pitched screech in the background that I’ve never had on any of my previous audible books. It was very distracting.

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Beautiful

I Absolutely love this story. It speaks volumes to how one sacrifices fite the other.

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timeless!

a story that resonates the true meaning of Christmas. a sacrifice for another while giving all you have for someone you love.

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Wonderful lesson to be learned

Insightful little story that gives some lessons about giving that everyone needs to think about at Christmas. Gave me good memories of my childhood when I read it the first time.

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classic short story

Well read, if you have never heard of this story you really should listen to it... like I said it's a classic. The ultimate story of mutual love

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AMAZING STORY!!

I loved how the comparison was made and it was just perfect such an excellent hearing. ❤️

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Gift of the Magi

I'll keep this in my phone forever. To maybe have my son listen to every Christmas. To remind him of what Christmas is really about.

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  • 12-27-20

Great Story let down by a bad recording

Great story.
It was let down by a very bad recording .
Had an echo throughout the piece