The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie

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What is the literal and figurative meaning of the storm in "The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven"? What are the some things that cause the storm in the community?

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The hurricane is a metaphor , which indicates that its meanings are figurative, but the author does use it in two ways, one of which is more literal than the other.  The author uses the hurricane to describe the actual fight between Victor's brothers Adolph and Arnold, and the parallels between a storm and the fight have a literal feel to them.  As the two Indians rage at each other, they are compared to "high-pressure and low-pressure fronts", and Victor...

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