Which O Henry short story is your favourite? Why?
O Henry wrote many wonderful short stories. I f you are to pick one - just one - which one would it be?
GREAT QUESTION! Love O Henry and have had a penchant for writing short stories with an O Henry twist when I was younger. The Gift of the Magi is my favorite: self less love.
Gift of the Magi. I love it because it illustrates the absolute willingness to sacrifice for the one you love--and also how doing so can give you great pleasure.
Also--I believe that is the only O. Henry story I've read.
The Ransom of Red Chief. It is a Classic. Funny, engaging, a real page turner. Also like The Last Leaf, A story of love, friendship and sacrifice.
O'Henry is one of my favourite writers. As stated already, my favourite is "The Gift of the Magi."
I think 'the gift of the magi' would be my choice
now dont ask for the reason
by Ethel Smith 8 years ago
What is your all time favourite book and why?
by arthsabi 7 years ago
What is your favorite short story and why?
by Steve Andrews 9 years ago
What are your favourite animals and why do you like them the best?
by Ethel Smith 8 years ago
Who is your favourite poet and why?
by Jon Green 11 days ago
Which is your favourite day of the week, and why?
by Melanie Chisnall 15 months ago
What is your favourite TV show right now, and why?Up until recently mine was Missing, until it got cancelled. Otherwise, I really enjoy watching Dexter and Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares.
Copyright © 2019 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|