PIG

(see Animals, Farm) Figuratively, someone who is always “hamming it up.” Among the Celts, an emblem of success and overcoming the odds. Pig was the favored food for Celtic victory feasts (see Eating, Meat). Norse: Rebirth, honor, and new beginnings. In Valhalla, Valkyries feast on a reborn sow.

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WINE

(see Beverages, Fruit by type) Drinking fully of life’s nectar; living each moment to its fullest. Celebration, and reasons for same. Also, hospitality being offered and accepted. In ancient Greece, wine and the god Bacchus were one and the same. Bacchus was somewhat of a mischievous and randy figure, who may represent unrepressed sexuality, liberation, […]

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ANGEL

(see Authority Figures, Icons) A personal guide or guardian who either safeguards you in times of need or conveys important messages, most likely of a spiritual nature. Divine blessings and protection, especially if one covers you with its wings. In Christianity, angels are servants and messengers for God, often attending and defending believers in their […]

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