who is sigmund freud?
really, who is he?
How is he relevant to this analysis?
A little or a lot?
In “mourning [it was] found that the inhibition and loss of interest are fully accounted for by the work of mourning in which the ego is absorbed.
“The distinguishing mental features of melancholia are a profoundly painful dejection, cessation of interest in the outside world, loss of the capacity to love, inhibition of all activity, and a lowering of the self-regarding feelings to a degree that finds utterance in self-reproaches and self-revilings, and culminates in a delusional expectation of punishment”