Odile Falque :  » The Annunciation  » : Mystical experience and adolescence process

The mystical experience may go across the process of adolescence and may some time structure such a rehandling by bringing it either a temporary or decisive final outcome. It doesn’t dam the more or less pathological functionings but gives them a meaning. The  » beautiful  » Violaine resurrects her sister’s dead child, i. e. Mara’s, the  » bad  » sister’s child. The leprous thereby approaches her humiliation fantasy by means of one of rebirth in an idealization process made necessary to handle the puberty violence.