TheGiftoftheMagi - Isatu Danfa Professor Kelso English 162 4 October 2016 About the Author William Sydney Porter was born in Greensboro North Carolina

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Isatu Danfa Professor Kelso English 162 4 October 2016 About the Author William Sydney Porter was born in Greensboro, North Carolina in 1862. He goes by his pen name O. Henry and his short stories were well known throughout the world; noted for their witticism, clever wordplay, and unexpected "twist" endings. During his early stage in life, he wandered around and did different jobs before becoming a writer. In 1879, he started working in his uncle's drugstore. Over the years, Porter took different jobs, from pharmacy to drafting, journalism, and banking. However, the bank he worked for accused him of embezzlement. After that incident, he pursues his love for classic literature. Focusing on the Story 1. Describe Jim and Della’s apartment and lifestyle.
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