1. Addressing problems with many layers, all of which require examination. 2. Facing problems that may make one cry.
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Onions To see onions growing in a field indicates opposition to present plans. To be cutting or peeling onions, a need to work harder to avoid defeat or frustration.
Onions Luck both good and ill; to eat onions augurs receiving money, discovery of lost or stolen articles; a faithful but hasty sweetheart. Also attacks from thieves and failure of crops. To gather onions, joyful news, recovery from illness and a speedy removal (Artemidorus).