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By V. C. Andrews

Pushed from the Dumas Mansion again to her loved bayou, Ruby's simply desire is that destiny will permit her start anew...

Living back in a humble shack, Ruby is decided to make a safe and satisfied domestic for her beneficial little one daughter, Pearl. Paul Tate -- her old flame, whom she was once pressured to desert -- is at her part once again, now a guy of awesome wealth. whilst he whisks her into his grand condominium, it sort of feels their destiny is guaranteed. As mistress of Cypress Woods, Ruby can disregard even the stunning cause she and Paul needs to wed in a mystery rite and stay husband and spouse in identify alone.

But the thick, pricey partitions of Cypress Woods can't close out the bad thoughts that experience woven their cloth over her future, or the chilly eyes of Paul's mom, Gladys, reminding Ruby of the key she needs to preserve to provide Pearl a loving father. Then her venomous dual sister, Gisselle, arrives to taunt her with information of Beau Andreas, the genuine father Pearl hasn't ever met, and the one guy Ruby will ever lengthy for with all her physique and soul, desirous to locate the full, pleasing existence she craves, Ruby builds a precarious new lifestyles, a flimsy shanty of wish that the 1st flood washes away. in simple terms whilst the typhoon exposes the very blackest evils of the prior will she glimpse the rainbow's fragile promise, a morning of light and laughter with a family members of her own....

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The scientist responsible for the operation, Dr. Neill, consistently denigrates and dismisses the unconscious, characterizing it as a "sump" and as "marshland" to be reclaimed by the conscious mind. He states that "The further we hold back the unconscious, the better" (146). The events of the story, however, suggest that the unconscious is primary and essential to our identity, that its power exceeds that of the conscious mind, and that all that serves to separate or to sunder us from the unconscious is pernicious.

The role of serpent is supplied by the character of Strangman, who like Hardoon in The Wind from Nowhere is an embodiment of ego-mind at its most unprincipled and most vicious. It is his demonic power which must be overcome before the return to paradise can be accomplished. Strangman and his crew constitute a cult of death, cruelty, and greed, in every way antithetical to the quest for the archaeopsychic sun and all that it represents. They even attempt to reverse the process of metamorphosis at a material level, draining the lagoon and reclaiming the drowned city.

The unconscious is, in the chess metaphor of the story, enthroned in the psyche as "the black king" (165). Another aspect of the conflict between the rational intelligence of the ego and the sur-rational intelligence of the unconscious is set forth in "The Thousand Dreams of Stellavista,"27 in which the "bioplastic" and "psychotropic" house purchased by Howard and Fay Talbot may be seen as a metaphor for the psyche, with the original inhabitants of the house, Gloria Tremayne and Miles Vanden Starr, seen to represent aspects of the psyche, the unconscious and the rational ego-mind, respectively.

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