character sketch of Edla willmansson
Edla Wilmansson is embodiment of Christian values and virtues. She stands out to be a better person from all the characters of the story. Her generosity knows no limits. she lets the tramp stay for Christmas eve. Despite knowing that he is not the captain but a vagabond, she trusts him and treats him with reverence. The kind companion ship provided by her does not go wasted, as it touches the conscience of the tramp who returns the money he had robbed and leaves with a gift and note.