Study Guide

The Storm Characters

Calixta

As discussed in the "Character Roles" section, Calixta is as close as we get to a protagonist or...

Alcée Laballière

Is Alcée a nice guy or a tool? That's one of the big questions of the text. It probably...

Clarisse

Clarisse doesn't take up a lot of space in this short story; she's mentioned in Section 4, and...

Bobinôt

Bobinôt is Calixta's husband and Bibi's father. He's described near the end of the story as...

Bibi

Bibi is Bobinôt and Calixta's four-year-old son. He's a little smarty-pants. The first line...