How does the weather outside the antique shop match Rosemary's feelings as she stands on the step?
Despite that she is very wealthy and has everything material she could want in life, including a fine husband, Rosemary is discontented for reasons she doesn't understand. She comes out of an antique shop where she has been examining an exquisite box and feels strangely sad. She thinks as she sees her car and driver waiting for her that:
There are moments, horrible moments in life, when one emerges from shelter and looks out, and it's awful.
The weather matches her dark, grim, sad mood. In literature, when weather matches a person's mood, it is called the pathetic fallacy:
Rain was falling, and with the rain it seemed the dark came too, spinning down like ashes. There was...
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