(see Authority Figures, Fables, Icons, A fen)
Bodily fluids have long been considered very magical, including saliva. Consequently, kisses appear in a diversity of fairy tales and myths. For example, Snow White receives a kiss of resurrection and love. In Christian tradition, there is the kiss of peace. Today, bad behavior or ill-conceived actions are called the “kiss of death” for in-progress […]
(see Baking, Eating, Fire, Foods lyy type, Hearth)
(see Air, Wind) A kite that cannot get off the ground represents a project that seems doomed to stagnate or fail. Wait for a better wind and try again. A kite soaring high in the sky reflects ambitions and lofty goals. Take care, however. From this height the wind can easily snag the kite out […]
(see Body) Flexibility. Learn to bend so that you don’t break. Kneeling represents humility or subjugation, usually with religious overtones. A fast response that wasn’t necessarily well considered (e.g., a “knee-jerk reaction”)
Alternative phallic symbol, with its sheath being feminine, similar to a sword. Cutting something out, or away, as one cuts the proverbial apron strings to discover independence. Brutally harsh words that carry a sharp edge upon delivery. Placed openly on a table: Peaceful intentions. This was a common practice in the Middle Ages, akin to […]
(see Connecting Devices, Rope, Ties) Feeling bound or obligated to something or someone. Security in relationships (e.g., “tying the knot”). Nervousness (e.g., a stomach “tied in knots”). Being tied up with: A type of bondage fantasy or cage dream. Problems and delays that have to be untangled (see Red: Red tape). Slip knot: Something that’s […]
(see Locks) Solutions to problems, especially ones that seem puzzling (e.g., “the key to the matter”). Opportunity unfolding. Lost keys: Losing your way, or feeling unable to find the right resolution to a situation. Using the wrong key in a dream signifies approaching a problem in the wrong way, with a solution that doesn’t really […]
A sign of quarrels. A knife worn in the belt signifies a broken love affair. A closed jackknife or pocket knife means the quarrel will not be serious and will soon be patched up. See also Dagger.
Your lover will be very industnous in making your marriage a happy one. If you are the one knitting, then it is you on whom the bulk of the responsibility will fall to make the marriage a success.