Well....Well....Well....Lucky storm it appears for Alce and his wife Clarisse, but not so Calixta's husband Bobint.......I don't think???
Kate Chopin sure wrote some strange short stories!
They both recall one Christian Feast Day, the Assumption, when they were still both single and had kissed and kissed passionately. This remembrance after the storm has led them to another kiss, and more--
Written by: Kate Chopin
Bibi und Bobinot erwischt in einen Sturm und entscheiden, in ein Geschäft zu bleiben, anstatt zu versuchen, nach Hause gehen.
Calixta war allein zu Hause. Alcee ein alter Liebhaber kamen in für Schutz vor dem Sturm. Alcee und Calixta beschlossen, Vorteil aus der Situation zu nehmen und hatten Sex.
Nach dem Sturm endet Alcee geht nach Hause. Er schreibt seiner Frau einen Brief, ihr zu sagen, gibt es keine Notwendigkeit, ...more
Reading Kate Chopin's The Storm short story about adultery is that kind of roller coaster ride in which you think there may be a chance of joy since you see people actually enjoying the bloody ride. Then, is your turn; realizing that you are not into this kind of fun at all, and you end up throwing up anyway. That's exactly what happen to me, when I ended reading The Storm...
The story sets the mood with a storm that has provoked Cal ...more
My initial impression of "the Storm", by Kate Chopin was dismay. At first I thought the story to be a romantic love story, but to my surprise turned out to be the complete opposite. I really didn’t enjoy the story itself, but rather the message the story pertains too. In my opinion this piece of literature was written to express if marriage is really the bond of love our society claims to believe, or is love something that can be as spontaneous as a storm. ...more
"The storm" was written in 1898 and like the title would suggest, the backdrop of the narrative is that of a turbulent storm which shakes up Louisiana, a c ...more
Kate Chopin’s short story “The Storm” was fascinating to read. The way she is able to put words together is engaging. She literally gave me a sense of feeling that I was there. I really enjoyed the story and the way she uses a female betraying her husband, when in fact it was wrong at that period of time to do. (1800’s) Women at the time where supposed to have morals and the fact that the women in the story doesn't have any morals makes it even more captivating.
Calixta’s hus ...more
This story starts with Bobinot and his son Bibi waiting at Freidheimer's Store an observing that there was a storm coming. Bibi being just a child was looking ...more
"The Storm" is a direct analysis of the passionate sex that they have, d ...more
I have read that The Storm has been very controversial when Chopin wrote it because it deals with adultery and it really is, because even w ...more