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Overview

Author

Kate Chopin

Year Written

1898

Type

Short Story

Genre

Drama, Fiction, Romance

Perspective and Narrator

"The Storm" is told by a third-person omniscient narrator.

Tense

"The Storm" is written in the past tense.

About the Title

The title "The Storm" refers to a fierce storm that happens during the story. It is also used as a metaphor for a passionate sexual encounter between Calixta and Alcée Laballière. The story originally had the subtitle "A Sequel to 'At the 'Cadian Ball.'" "At the 'Cadian Ball" was a short story written by Chopin in 1892.

Summary

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