Author: Jan Scholten
The theme of conflict between longing for love and autonomy is mixed with the naïve, impulsive and maniac quality of Subphase 1. They can easily and naïvely get into trouble in relationships where they will give themselves away completely and lose their autonomy. They can be left alone by their love or spouse. They feel neglected and have to do it on their own. They have lost the love of their life and have trouble finding out how to go on. They can feel as if they have given themselves away for nothing.
Ailments from having lost their spouse, by being left or by death.
Difficulty to raise children on their own.