The narrator bought the desk from a junk shop because
The narrator could not afford a new roll-top desk so he bought the desk from a junk shop.
“I began work on it on Christmas Eve”. In the above sentence ‘it’ stands for
The narrator found a shallow space below a secret drawer when he
January 25, 1915 was the date on which
According to Jim, a Christmas morning should be
“But the truth, I am ashamed to say, is that Fritz began it.” In the above sentence ‘Fritz’ refers to
The Christmas celebrations were initiated by
Jim’s first reaction to the ‘Happy Christmas’ by the Germans was one of
What was the speaker’s reaction when he realizes
The speaker’s was ashamed when he realized.
Why did she become happy?
Who did she think had come?
On which date does Connie receive Jim’s letter?
She had received it on January 25, 1915 where Jim had written it on December 26, 1914 when he works in British army. The table where the letter was found is a junk shop tells that how old the letter was. The Connie had kept Jim's letter with her for almost 70 to 75 years.
What is the “best Christmas present in the world”?