DREAM DICTIONARY - Captive :In real life being held captive seems an extreme and unlikely occurrence. But actually its a very relevant symbol to real life. You may be held captive in a relationship that you hate? You maybe pushed into doing things which you do not like? Were you pressured into doing something that you did not want to do yesterday? KEY WORDS :
- pressured into doing something
- everything going wrong
- extreme stress
- "I feel trapped"
- "there are a lot of restrictions being placed on me"
- "I hate my job"
- "having to follow the rules"
- "I am trapped in the image that they have of me"
- "she will not discuss her feelings. She will simply not let me in"
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : Being held captive by her husband linked to the dreamers growing resentment towards her husband and with that her lack of financial independence which stopped her leaving him (she was a 'captive' in an unhappy marriage).
Example dream : Being held captive in a dream linked to the dreamers concerns about her boyfriends family. She often tried to avoid being in their presence. Being held captive was symbolic of her having to do something that she really disliked.
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