The Gift of the Magi

Compare and Contrast

Homework

Now that you’ve read both “The Gift of the Magi” and “The Proven Power of Giving, Not Getting,” complete a multi-paragraph response comparing and contrasting them.

  • What differences do you see between these two pieces?
  • What similarities do you see?
  • Do you feel that one is better than the other at getting its message across? Why or why not?

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