Unformatted text preview: point she almost fell. Alcée tried to comfort her, while he was doing so they both reminded of their passion they felt once. Calixta was getting more and more worried, but before she knew Alcée was making out with her. As the storm increases the intensity, so does their passion. The sexual encounter ends at the same time as the storm. “The Storm” refers to their sexual desire. Calixta and Alcée were rushed with passion, which created a storm in their ego. They knew that their feelings were there, but they were sure they were happy with their former partner. In the article The Storm, It says "as the storm is just Escobar2 about to arrive, so too does Alcée to Calixta's home and as the storm begins to affect the surroundings of the house, likewise Calixta and Alcée become closer eventually sleeping with each other." The storm also means the aff...
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