“An Object” / Memorable Fancies #1240

[“He will find that after ‘subject relates to object’ comes ‘subject destroys object.’” – D.W. Winnicott]       “Destroys object” because the subject reduces the object to its relation to himself, ignoring what the object is in itself and for itself. The ceremony of noun-ing has captured the object, now struggling like a dying butterfly pinned to a collector’s trophy board. <END> Buy it at amazon.com/author/terencekuch: Try Try Again – A novel of deadly U.S. political intrigue … [Read more...]