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Situational irony happens when the outcome of an event is the opposite of what is expected. For instance if a runner had prepared for months for a race and then overslept the day of the race.
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A Retrieved Reformation Story
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The Gift of the Magi
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The Ransom of Red Chief
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More stories by O. Henry

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