DREAM DICTIONARY - Map :In real life we use the term map in a specific way where as dreams always use symbols in very loose ways. In dreams we use them in a much more wider sense. We use maps to head in the right direction career wise. Maps are also very detailed plans and so can relate to detailed studies of any kind (any map like document at all).
QUESTIONS to help you make associations(pick the one that makes most sense to you)
- Have you been studying something? Mapping it out in great detail?
- Have you been heading in the wrong direction? eg career wise or in relationships.
KEY WORDS : new direction, studying
KEY PHRASES(Pick a quote which captures your feelings right now. Think especially of the day before the dream) :
- "I have been thinking about where I am in life right now"
- "I have been heading in the wrong direction "
- "I am studying this in great detail"
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : In one dream the dream is making a map. In real life he was building a collection of research examples. This was as thorough a collection as he could get, he was taking great care with his work.
Example dream : A dream about a map was linked to the dreamer starting a new job. He was still not sure exactly what his job included - the map was a symbol of his need to know what exactly his job responsibilities were in a new job.
Example dream : A map dream linked to the dreamer feeling a little lost in life generally. He realised he needed a new direction and a new career path. The map symbolised his need to see exactly where he was in life and to plan out some changes for a new career.
Example dream : A map in a dream was linked to the dreamer making a comprehensive study in real life.
Example dream : Looking at a map symbolised the dreamers careful thoughts about his options as he wanted to change stockbrokers. A map signifies where he is now (with one stockbroker) and his wish to get somewhere else (with another stockbroker).
Example dream : In one dream the dreamer is given a map or plan which shows an assault course that the dreamer has to complete. Each obstacle is suspended in mid air and appears daunting as they have to jump from one obstacle to another. The dreamer felt that this obstacle course "mapped out his future". She was increasingly depressed and totally worn out by physical problems. In the past she had been given help for these disabilities but now they had been cut because of cuts. This was the way of the future. The dreamer felt that her future was "mapped out" and it was "very bleak".
OTHER LINKS snake dreams directing dreams career dreams die dreams direction dreams where-you-are dreams whereabouts dreams route dreams
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