DREAM DICTIONARY - Halt :[KEY WORDS : Prevent, resist, complicated, thinking twice, reservations, hesitant,nearly happened ]
KEY PHRASES(Pick a quote which captures your feelings right now. Think especially of the day before the dream) :
- "I have really got to pause and think about the situation"
- "Feelings are heated at the moment but I need to step back"
- "Difficult and complicated"
- "I really did not want that to happen"
- "I want to but I have these reservations at the back of my mind "
- "I hate this change"
- "This is really getting in the way"
- "He is really resisting me "
- "I really do have strong views on that subject"
- "He seems to block me every time"
- "I know exactly why she is not achieving making progress"
- "I am having problems at work"
- "I was sleeping in an uncomfortable way and needed to stop it"
- "I really hope it does not spiral out of control"
- "I want to help but cannot"
- "It nearly happened yesterday"
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : A dream about a boy who stops and looks linked to the dreamer being under pressure to follow his fathers career path. H He wanted to do something more creative. Stopping symbolised his wish to stop and think about what he wanted to do at a time when he was under pressure to act in a certain way.
Example dream : A dream where a lifeguard stops him jumping into a pool linked to the dreamer breaking up with his girlfriend the night before. Stopping symbolised his need to stop and think at a time when his emotions were heightened and he was very upset.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer stopped fighting when her husband changes into someone else linked to her being in the middle of a divorce. Fighting had become a habit and stopping fighting symbolised her being forced into confrontation by her husband. She was wanting to get out of the cycle of fighting but could not because her husband was unwilling.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer watches knowing the danger but cannot do nothing to stop her children linked to the dreamer being depressed at the time. She knew she was not looking after her children properly. Being unable to stop things symbolised the dreamers depressed mood and inability to act effectively.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer tries to wedge a chair to stop people coming in the door linked to the dreamer knowing he was really ill yet also realising that the treatment was likely to be very intrusive. So deep down he wanted to prevent that intrusion.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer stops mice leaving a cage linked to the dreamers thoughts about her children. They were leaving home and growing up and it was very unsettling for the dreamer. Stopping the mice leaving was symbolic of her wanting to prevent her children leaving home.
Example dream : Screaming for a rape to stop in a dream linked to the dreamer being invited to a party where her ex boyfriend would also be at. Screaming to stop was symbolic of her wish to avoid a situation where she would see her ex.
Example dream : A dream where a guy the dreamer fancies in real life is undressing and she tells him to stop linked to her wanting to be just friends. He was a lot older than her and her parents hated him. Telling him to stop linked to her own need to put a stop to a relationship which was causing her problems.
Example dream : A dream where her son stops because he is pregnant linked to him being very excitable. She was worried that he might injure himself and wished he would take more care. Stopping symbolised her wish for him to slow down and stop being so reckless.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer makes his fathers car stop in front of a policewoman linked to her realising just how badly he treated her mother. Stopping symbolised her belief that he had to stop behaving that way - or that others should tell him he was doing wrong.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer could not stop stabbing her boyfriend linked to her breaking up with him because he had kissed her best friend. Being unable to stop herself linked to the strong and overwhelming hate that she could not hold back.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer is stopped by the man who owns the hotel linked to the dreamer thinking about someone who made some very personal comments about him on an internet forum. No one really listened to these criticisms. Being stopped linked to the dreamer thinking about their right to make personal comments and prevent him having his say.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer is unable to move in the undergrowth linked to her feeling victimized by her boss. He always seemed to block everything that she did.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer stops outside a model agency linked to her wanting to be a model but facing opposition from her family who wanted her to do something more serious. Stopping symbolised her focusing on what she wanted despite the resistance.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer stops for gas linked to her having flu two weeks previously but still feeling drained. Stopping symbolised her lack of energy after this illness.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer was told he had stopped the flow was linked to him making a small mistake at work the previous day. He was blamed for this but it was no big deal. Stopping the flow was symbolic of him causing a delay.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer was running away without stopping symbolised the pressure on him from her boss.
Example dream : A dream where something stops the dreamer from getting there linked to him having problems at work. Something stopping the dreamer was symbolic of obstacle's and problems at work.
Example dream : A dream where a voice states 'you need to stop doing this' linked to the dreamer waking up needing to go to the toilet. Usually he tried to lie still when he woke from a dream to try to remember it. The dream had a simple message telling the dreamer that he needed to stop what he was doing.
Example dream : A dream where we stop at a bridge linked to the dreamer getting into a huge fight with her boyfriend.
Example dream : A dream where 'I react by telling her that she needs to stop' linked to the dreamer going to bed and praying for an 'answer'. He wanted some guidance on how to deal with moving on from his ex. He knew that whatever it was that was making him constantly think of her was not worth it. Telling her to 'stop' was symbolic of him needing to stop thinking about his ex.
Example dream : A dream where a referee stops sending men off the pitch linked to him abusing his power. He needed to think twice about how he behaved. Stopping in the dream was symbolic of him needing to change his behaviour.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer tells a guy she fancies to stop kissing her was linked to her thoughts about him. In the dream he stops kissing her and they start talking about her birthday. 'Stopping' was probably symbolic of her wanting to stop obsessing about him - she needed to talk to him on a practical level - she needed to stop behaving in a certain way.
Example dream : A dream where 'he kept on driving until he got to the middle then stopped' linked to the dreamer being forced to do something which was dangerous the day before. Stopping was symbolic of him wanting to say no to this.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamers boyfriend stops her from walking away was linked to the dreamer having made up with her boyfriend. Him stopping her was symbolic of him making an effort - preventing her from doing something rash and sorting things out.
Example dream : A dream where 'the four of us were free falling from the mountain top and stopped at some staging area for the night.' was linked to the dreamer recently having a near death experience with a major helath problem. She was evidently in a coma and on a life support machine during this time. She had evidently had a brief moment of consciousness and told someone at the hospital that she'd been to the top of a huge mountain and flew with birds which seemed to be angels. Stopping at a staging post was symbolic of a different (new) set of feelings during this whole ordeal - her sensing a new stage in her illness.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer 'picks up some weed and then gave it back but he stops me' was linked to the dreamer having a horrible fight with her mom and sister who accused her of stealing her brothers money when in reality he had lent it to her. Being stopped from giving the money back was symbolic of her actions being misinterpreted.
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