Eve covers hersel an lawers her heid in shame in Rodin's Eve efter the Faw.

Shame is a painfu, social emotion that can be seen as resultin "...frae comparison o the sel's action wi the sel's staundarts...".[1] but which mey equally stem frae comparison o the sel's state o bein wi the ideal social context's staundart.


  1. Lewis, Michael. Shame: the exposed self. New York: Free Press;, 1992. 10. Print,