Leon Kass, respected author, professor and bio-ethicist, puts words to our worst fears in this second excerpt from a three-part series. Reading romantic subtext into completely normal communication?
Sabina Spielrein arrives at the Burghölzli, the pre-eminent psychiatric hospital in Zurich, suffering from hysteria and begins a new course of treatment with the young Swiss doctor, Carl Jung. I’ve been blissfully married 20 years to a wonderful man, but before I met him, I had little self-esteem and no boundaries. When I met and married my husband, I thought my days of struggling with love were finally over, but they weren’t…You can have the relationship you want – but so much faster – because now you have me to help you every step of the way.Most prisoners will be released into a foreign digital world, a world that has changed by leaps and bounds in the years they spent ‘inside’, and the prison system does nothing to prepare them for that.Would you help someone in prison understand the new world we live in?