DREAM STUDIES
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DREAM DICTIONARY - Rat :

Do you know a man who you could have described as a rat yesterday? Have you been thinking about someone's extreme poverty?

QUESTIONS to help you make associations(pick the one that makes most sense to you)
- Were you thinking how poor someone has become?
- Were you thinking of a sinister male yesterday?
- Has your reputation become tarnished?
- Have you been in a spiritual rut recently
- Do you feel as if you or someone else has been lacking in motivation recently

KEY WORDS :unmotivated, untidy,lowlife,uncaring, in a rut,not coping,dirty, poor,low quality of life,sinister,tarnished reputation

KEY PHRASES(Pick a quote which captures your feelings right now. Think especially of the day before the dream) :
- "I have been lacking motivation recently"
- "I am in a rut"
- "Embarrassed because I feel poor "

EXAMPLE DREAMS

Example dream : A rat infested home linked to the dreamer feeling embarrassed the day before when his friend turned up and was shocked by how untidy he was.
Example dream : A dream about a rat infested home linked to the day before when the dreamer felt embarrassed at the state of her home. Her friend was very uncomfortable at how dirty the house was.
Example dream : A dream about a poor little boy with a pet mouse linked to the dreamer trying to make his life better by cutting out all her bad habits. However, the day before he just laid there in front of the TV. He started to think that he had a weird attachment to the rubbish life he was leading. The rat was symbolic of his low of quality of life and lack of spiritual nourishment.
Example dream : A rat in a dream symbolised the dreamers feelings that a woman was convinced he was sinister (a 'rat' like male). She completely mistrusted him
Example dream : A rat in a dream followed on from a day when the dreamer had been thinking about his tarnished reputation (she thought he was a 'rat'). He suspected someone viewed him as little better than vermin.
Example dream : A rat biting dream symbolised a guy who was disrespecting the dreamer. She wanted to teach him to be more respectful. He had some good qualities but at his worst he was the lowest form of life (a rat).
Example dream : Rats in a dream linked to the unhappy circumstances that the dreamer was living in. She was continually being dragged into her boyfriends depressive moods (these moods were like an 'infestation' of rats).
Example dream : Rats, maggots and other insects were symbolic of the criticisms made against the dreamer by her father in law - he had told her that she did not keep her house clean and tidy (an ideal place in which rats would thrive). The rats and insects were symbols of uncleanliness. These criticisms had obviously got to the dreamer.
Example dream : A rat was a symbol for the dreamers nasty and uncaring boyfriend (he was a rat). They had been having major problems at the time of the dream.
Example dream : A rat symbolised the dreamers visit to a homeless shelter for the poor the day before. She saw some really poor people who made her feel blessed. She had never seen such poverty.
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