“The man seems to fail in his assigned role every time he dares to assume the position of the master. The consequence is that the hysteric also fails to signify herself as a woman.” – The hysteric is in search of a certain kind of man, in relation to whom she can define herself as a woman.

From Freud’s Hysteric To Lacan’s Feminine p90 – PAUL VERHAEGHE http://ift.tt/1I3xmnP

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