superego (SE): if you don't ban yourself from the computer at night, you won't get those 57 books read by March.
id: me love computer! no!!!
SE: that's it. you're banned. no computer until your novel of the day (and you have to read a whole novel every day; no exceptions) is finished. also no TV.
ego: but House is on tonight! I LOVE House!
id: me love chocolate.