"The Old-Clock Shop" is a short Christmas story that teaches us the importance of peace and goodwill in people. The entire story takes place during the Eve of Christmas in an old-clock shop run by an old man called Ray. In echoing the true Christmas spirit, the protagonist extends compassion and thoughtfulness to a man with wrong intentions. The act of benevolence stops the man from committing a crime, and it spreads peace, kindness, hope, and positivity around.
|Ray||Protagonist and a major character; runs an old-clock shop.|
|Man||A major character; visits the clock shop with ill-intentions.|
|A younger man||Minor character; accompanies the man to the clock shop; the character doesn't participate in the plot.|