Related to other kissing tropes, the Kiss in the Rain is even more basic as it's Exactly What It Says on the Tin
. It could be The Big Damn Kiss
, the First Kiss
, or the Last Kiss
but the important thing is that it happens in the rain or after one or both of the participants have just escaped a rainstorm. The Kiss in the Rain has come to replace the largely discredited Foot Popping
- The Heiress from 1949. Catherine runs out into the rain as Morris is leaving and he rushes to meet her so they are both dripping wet when they kiss a few moments later.