I chose the archetype “The prostitute with a heart of gold”.
An archetype is defined as a universal idea that can take
many forms, appearing “spontaneously, at any time, at any
place, and without any outside influence” (Pygmalion’s Word
Play, Carl Jung, p. 82). When present in the unconscious,
an archetype shapes thoughts, feelings, moods, speech, and
actions. The ‘prostitute with a heart of gold’ originated in
early Greek mythology as the story of Pygmalion.
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change and this shows society that again, anything is
possible. The only downfall was the verbal abuse both women
took from the elite class, as they were learning to adapt.
High society doesn’t appreciate or care for prostitutes, but
for everyone to be fooled and convinced of this new woman
shows their absurdity. A person has a heart of gold
regardless of their status even if it is not evident to the