"Gargantua too, Master Rabelais's superman, takes his revenge on the people of Paris by aiming his stream of urine at the town"

   Freud again refers to an episode in a series of grotesque novels by 16th-century French satirist François Rabelais (See note to page 166).

Online edition of François Rabelais' 'Gargantua', as translated by Thomas Urquhart and Peter Antony Motteux, (1534)