DREAM DICTIONARY - Alley :Try to think how alleys could be a metaphor for your thoughts. Do you worry of being trapped by someone in some remote spot(like you would if you were stuck in a back alleyway?)
QUESTIONS to help you make associations(pick the one that makes most sense to you)
- Do you tend to just carry on regardless of what people think?
- Do you feel cornered or trapped?
- Are you totally unaware of what someone has been thinking or feeling?
KEY WORDS : Unaware, secrets, regardless, narrow minded, vulnerable, avoid someone
KEY PHRASES(Pick a quote which captures your feelings right now. Think especially of the day before the dream) :
- "just carrying on regardless of what people were thinking"
- "I have no idea what he is thinking"
- "narrow minded and not considering others opinions"
- "Feeling vulnerable and trapped"
parking, together, backwards, assaults, darkened, disappearing, intimidation, uninspiring, unobtrusive, turnaround
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : An alleyway in a dream linked to the dreamers tendency to keep herself to herself. She tended to keep go off on her own (alley) rather than mix with people (public roads).
Example dream : Stuck in an alley with a child molester symbolised the dreamers dislike of a man she had to serve at work. He had previously been convicted for child molestation.
Example dream : A dream walking up back alleyways was caused by the dreamer ignoring someone - he was not taking the main route (he was walking down alleyways and back streets)so as to avoid bumping in to her
Example dream : An alley dream linked to the dreamer tending to avoid people whom he felt out of his depth with. You tend not to meet people in alleys whilst you will bump into more people in main streets.
Example dream : One dream about an alley linked to the dreamer realising that he had to react. The alleyway symbolised his own tendency to plod along not knowing what other people were thinking.
Example dream : One alleyway dream linked to the dreamer wanting to talk a matter through with someone. She had no idea how he was feeling at the time. The alleyway symbolised the feeling of been cut off from others (not knowing how they are feeling) - you walk separately along an alley.
Example dream : Another alleyway linked to the dreamer realising his own tendency to be narrow minded. He realised that he needed to allow others the right to express their opinions. The alley way therefore symbolised his narrow mindedness - an alleyway is cut off and you do not come into contact with other peoples (opinions).
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