||Wasn't this work inspired by Jacques Lacan?
||(Half in jest) Of course – the way that competing discourses vie for dominance is perfectly clear.
||(Half-earnestly) And can't you sense how the phallic desire to penetrate into the depths
is also. . .
||(Interrupting Ella) Well, I suppose from that point of view we would also have to acknowledge the contribution of Hegel.
Clearly, there is a dialectic dynamism inherent in the this image.
||Ahh . . . (shrugging his shoulders) How far can idiocy approach wisdom?