The id is responsible for our basic drives such as food, sex and aggressive impulses. It is amoral and egocentric, ruled by the pleasure-pain principle; it is without a sense of time; completely illogical; primarily sexual; infantile in its emotional development; will not take 'no' for an answer. (Thanks, Wiki.)
26 December 2007
I've removed the link to Shelfari because it doesn't have most of the books I'm reading (they're in German, and apparently sometimes obscure, like the fat tome on Austrian renters' rights) but please don't worry: I am still reading. I'm just not giving away any clues.