The archetype has no form of its own, but it acts as an "organizing principle" on the things we see or do. It works the way that instincts work in Freud's theory: At first, the baby just wants something to eat, without knowing what it wants. It has a rather indefinite yearning which, nevertheless, can be satisfied by some things and not by others. Later, with experience, the child begins to yearn for something more specific when it is hungry -- a bottle, a cookie, a broiled lobster, a slice of New York style pizza.
The northern part of New Caledonia , an overseas territory of France, is antipodal to some thinly populated desert in Mauritania , a part of the former French West Africa . Portions of Suriname , a former Dutch colony, are antipodal to Sulawesi , an Indonesian island spelled Celebes when it was part of the Netherlands East Indies . Luzon , the largest island of the Philippines , is antipodal to eastern Bolivia . As with the British Empire, the sun set neither on the French Empire, the Dutch Empire, nor the Spanish Empire at their peaks.