DREAM DICTIONARY - Fire :Fire is a symbol of destruction and can link to friendships or situations in our life which have been destroyed. Maybe it could link to someone you have ignored. But fire also can link to the simple heat. Perhaps you woke up and were overheating.
QUESTIONS to help you make associations(pick the one that makes most sense to you)
- Did you wake up feeling very hot and sweaty?
- Did you realise that some part of your lkife has been destroyed? Particularly yesterday?
KEY WORDS : Overheat, destroying, suddenly ended(write down some quotes that capture your key feelings on issues that have been dominating your mind. Then see if any of these words could appear in those quotes)
KEY PHRASES(Pick a quote which captures your feelings right now. Think especially of the day before the dream) :
- "and now that relationship means nothing"
- "that part of my life is now over"
- "I am overheating"
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : Smoke and fire and being chased by a dragon were all symbols which recreated a bitter confrontation the day before.
Example dream : Fire and a meteor impact were symbols of the impact of the 9-11 attacks which had just taken place. The dreamer was thinking through the consequences and possibility of war.
Example dream : Fire in a dream linked to the dreamer thinking about her own sons vulnerability (he was autistic) and she was worried that he could not look after himself in dangerous situations.
Example dream : A real fire burning in a nice warm home was a symbol for the dreamers much more settled state of mind and the group of warm and friendly people he was making friends with.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer deliberately sets fire to his former bosses kitchen was linked to something that happened the day before. The dreamer had ignored someone from his former workplace (just by accident as it all happened very quickly). The dreamer did have a tendency to allow friendships and connections to dissolve.
Example dream : A fire was a symbol for the dreamers thoughts about losing all her neighbours if she moved.
Example dream : A fire escape represented the dreamers wish for a way out in real life - he wanted to change stockbrokers
Example dream : A dream about an emergency where the fire services are called linked to rumours that the dreamers mother was planning to leave the country without telling her. This was an immediate crisis for the dreamer.
Example dream : A dream about a fireman at a burning house linked to the dreamer facing some difficult challenges having to do something that she could not do. The fire symbolised feeling that she could not cope in this crisis.
Example dream : A dream about setting fire to a kitchen linked to the dreamer ignoring someone he knew from the past by accident. The fire symbolised him accidentally destroying a friendship from the past - suddenly the friendship was gone.
Example dream : A fire dream linked to the dreamers mom getting a divorce and making things difficult for her. The fire symbolised how the life that they had built up was now gone.
Example dream : A fire in a dream which kills her son linked to the same son moving out soon to go to college. The fire symbolised the changes in the dreamers life as her son was moving out.
Example dream : A house fire dream linked to the dreamer waking up with a real fever.
Example dream : A forest fire dream linked to the dreamer burning up whilst asleep - he was still using a winter duvet.
Example dream : A fire dream linked to the dreamer waking up covered in sweat even though she was really cold.
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