Gourmets: Handling Emotions with Food Obsessions

Oedipus complex is best served well-done.

Snails
“While my mother thought that fine dining would save us from the suspicion that we were worthless, my father believed that eating would protect us from sorrow—that we just needed to do more and more of it, a physical deluge, an orgy of gnawing and chomping.”
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