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Unconscious thoughts may not only be of recent date (adult), but may also reach into the deepest strata of the unconscious to the earliest years of childhood (the infantile unconscious), which latter is usually a THE SUBCONSCIOUS 17 repressed sexual or erotic instinct associated with a wish to forget. The word “sexual” is used by Freud in its broadest sense, like the word “love “in English. ” The unconscious is rich in expression, as in the neurotic; in symbolisms, as in dreams; in oddities, as in wit; and in symptomatic actions, best seen in the absent-minded behavior of everyday life.
In 1889–1892 she had recorded and later published a series of observations on herself in crystal gazing. She allowed this faculty to remain dormant, however, until after repeated attempts, she found herself able to produce automatic writing in 1901. The method employed to develop the faculty is instructive. She says, “On January 17, 1901, I spent a quarter of an hour or more in sitting perfectly still in a dim light with a pencil in my hand, with a view to 1 Mrs. ”— Proc. Soc. for Psychical Research, Vol.
In a most interesting little volume Freud has discussed in detail some of the phenomena of the unconscious, which we have briefly mentioned here, under the title of the psychopathology of everyday life. In it he shows that these apparently aimless acts and phenomena are motivated by mental mechanisms unknown to consciousness, mechanisms hidden in the unconscious and 24 EXPLORATION OF THE SUBCONSCIOUS which can be revealed only through psychoanalysis. Here again we see the fruitful results of the concept of determinism.