“When the subject encounters a lack in the Other, he responds ..with his own lack” – [Wagner’s Tristan is] the murderer of her betrothed. When ..Isolde raised the sword to stab him, the suffering ..surrender ..aroused ..her love + she ..let him go.
– SLAVOJ ZIZEK on love as a way of accepting lack http://ift.tt/1EEFZTg

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