DREAM DICTIONARY - Little-girl :Try to think of the emotions that you felt about this little girl. Did she seem lost and in need of help? If so then she may represent your own urgent need of help and your willingness to play the little girl lost. Maybe she is a symbol for your naivety and idealism. Perhaps you were thinking in very simplistic terms believing that something should be done about something whilst others didn't share your vision.
QUESTIONS to help you make associations(pick the one that makes most sense to you)
- Have you been acting in a silly and naive way?
- Did you appear like the little girl lost yesterday - who really wanted some help?
- Do you feel annoyed with someone who is treating you like a child?
- What silly emotional notions have been in your mind at the moment?
- Have you been thinking about how vulnerable someone is?
KEY WORDS and PHRASES : This symbol translates into the following words : Naive, idealistic, embarrassing truths, silly, vulnerable, innocent:Try to write down some quotes that capture your feelings. Think especially of the thoughts and feelings in your mind on the day before and those about the day to come. E.g.
- "silly and emotional" "lovey dovey"
- "naive" "idealistic"
- "like a little girl lost appealing for some help"
- "treating me like a child"
- "silly emotional notions"
- "he would realise that I am quite vulnerable and sensitive on the inside"
- "drawing attention to embarrassing truths" e.g. "you smell" "you are old and ugly"
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : A dream about a little girl linked to the dreamers thoughts the previous day about a baby that was very ill. The babies parents wanted to turn off the life support machine. The little girl in the dream represented the dreamers thoughts about how this baby would grow up. Eventually this baby would grow up into a little girl. So the symbolism was quite literal as the dream was about a real little girl. a
Example dream : A dream about the dreamers own little girl was linked to some thoughts about her. So the symbolism of "little girl" was quite literal. This was the first night that his little girl had slept in her own bed rather than between her mother and father.
Example dream : A dream where the dreamer is chasing a little girl was linked to an incident the day before. The dreamer had been 'flashed' by his room mate and he responded by pretending to ravage her. The dream probably featured a little girl because the incident was fun (young children are always playing games with each other). The little girl also maybe hinted at the non sexual nature of this incident. The dreamers room mate had done this in fun rather than for any sexual reasons.
Example dream : A dream about a little girl was linked to the dreamers thoughts about a woman he knew - he was realising that she had a vulnerable side. Therefore, he realised that he should not be so heavy handed with her.
Example dream : A dream of a little girl linked to the dreamer being grounded in real life. She hated being grounded and just felt really resentful.
Example dream : A dream about a child symbolised the dreamers emotional state - he was very vulnerable and child like.
Example dream : A dream with a little girl seemed to relate to the dreamers own realisation that she was being naive and had to give in on thoughts that her relationship would resume
Example dream : Stuck in an alley with a child molester symbolised the dreamers dislike of a convicted child molester she had to serve at work. He had previously been convicted for child molestation
Example dream : In one dream the dreamers little cousins are lost whilst riding a horse. In real life the dreamer feared she miht lose her own horse because it's stabling fees were becoming too expensive. The little girls were probably linked to "the little girl inside her", the side of her that wished to rise horses.
Example dream : A girl treated like a little child represented the dreamers thoughts about a woman at work. She had made a mistake and he had problems with her. But she was being treated like a little girl by other people. She had made a fool of herself and was looking stupid,immature and silly (like a little girl).
Example dream : A little girl dream occurred as the dreamer was realising how deceptive she had been with her boyfriend. She woke up deciding to cut herself off from another guy who she was in danger of cheating with. The little girl was a symbol of her naivety (a classic quality of a little girl) - if she was caught cheating then she would be caught in a savage emotional confrontation.
Example dream : A little girl dream represented the dreamers fears she could not cope with life on her own and would have to go back to living with her Mom. She had her mind set on living in her first flat and was doing everything possible to live on her own.
Example dream : A little girl in a dream was linked to her illness as she was suffering from cancer. When we are subjected to extreme suffering we often feel small and vulnerable (like a little girl).
Example dream : A little girl in a dream linked to the dreamer thinking about how her life had gone downhill - to probably symbolised the childish naivety of children and her feelings of powerlessness.
Example dream : A dream with the dreamers little sisters in and her crush linked to the dreamer fantasies about her crush. The little girls were symbolic of her immaturity and her fantasies about this guy. (she was probably not ready for a relationship)
Example dream : A dream about three little sisters linked to the dreamer having fantasies about a guy she liked. The little girl would represent her vulnerability and innocence and her willingness to be swept off her feet.
Example dream : A dream about little girls linked to the dreamer hating a man she was having to serve at work because he was a paedophile. The little girls were a symbol of her wish to protect the vulnerable from this horrible man
Example dream : A dream about someone you used to babysit when they were a little girl linked to the dreamers grandmother being very vulnerable. The little girl symbolised her grandmothers frailty - she had gone full circle as now she needed looking after like a little girl.
Example dream : A little girl dream linked to their being a major dispute at work. The little girl symbolised her having little possibility in calming things down (after all a little girl cannot tell grown ups what to do).
Example dream : A dream about little girls in pink dresses linked to the dreamer and her mom having had a serious talk. The little girl probably symbolised this girlie talk.
Example dream : A dream about a little girl mentioning divorce linked to the dreamer thinking the obvious which was plain to see. She needed to accept that it was all over with her ex. She had to give up on the foolish notions that they would get back together.
Example dream : A little girl dream linked to the dreamer just having had an argument. She had to try to paint a picture whilst in a really bad mood (perhaps like a child’s tantrum) which really got in the way of her creative energies.
Example dream : A little girl dream linked to the dreamers sister asking for money. The little girl symbolised her need to learn some responsibility.
Example dream : A little sister dream linked to the dreamers brother who was trying to dominate her and influence her decisions.
Example dream : A little girl dream linked to the dreamer living on her own for the first time. It was a big step and she did not want to have to go back home having failed - it would make her seem like the little girl lost.
Example dream : A little sister linked to the tendency of little girls to be brutally honest and open. The dreamer was wanting to discuss some really embarrassing problems with someone.
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