Read the passages below carefully and answer the questions that follow by choosing the most appropriate of the options lettered A – E
Sometime ago, a man punished his three-
-old daughter for wasting a roll of gold wrapping paper. Money was tight, and he became infuriated when the child tried to decorate a box to put under the tree.
Nevertheless, the little girl brought the gift to her father the next morning and said, “This is for you, daddy”. He was embarrassed by his earlier overreaction, but his temper flared again when he found that the box was empty. He yelled at her, “don’t you know that when you give someone a present there is supposed to be something inside of it”.
The little girl looked up at him with tears in her eyes and said “Oh daddy, it is not empty I blew kisses into the box, all for you daddy”. The father was crushed. He put his arms around the little girl and begged her for forgiveness. The man kept the box by his bed for
, whenever he was discourage, he would take out an imaginary kiss and remember the love of the child who has put it there.
Question: Why was the girl's father embarrassed when she brought him a gift? He was embarrassed because