To dream of Absalom, is significant of distressing incidents. You may unconsciously fall a victim to error, and penetrate some well beloved heart with keen anguish and pain over the committal of immoral actions and the outraging of innocence. No flower of purity will ever be too sacred for you to breathe a passionate breath upon.
To dream of this, or any other disobedient character, is a warning against immoral tendencies.
A father is warned by this dream to be careful of his children. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
To dream that you have an abscess which seems to have reached a chronic stage, you will be overwhelmed with misfortune of your own; at the same time your deepest sympathies will be enlisted for the sorrows of others. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Example: ‘Was looking at my knuckle and saw that I had a nasty boil which had come away as I did the washing up and all that was left was a big hole, pink and healthy looking skin around. It felt very close to my knuckle bone.
(My lover had told me he was leaving me for good, and going back to his children. That evening, I cried most of the night.)’ (Hilary K). In Hilary’s case the abscess has released its pus, or painful feelings, perhaps through her prolonged crying. Abscess still swollen and unrelieved: emotions still repressed and may be causing psychological infection, influencing views and decisions negatively.
The emotions are, with Hilary, affecting her grasp’. She also uses other imaged word play in ‘near the knuckle’. Washed up shows her clearing away the influence of her ‘evening meal’ of experience.
The dream abscess may also represent a site of physical illness which may or may not be obvious while awake. See individuation. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Dreams of an abscess are about a belief system, relationship or a situation that has become infected. Keep in mind that this dream is pointing out that something is not working, so that you can take the action necessary toward a positive change. Consider the location of the abscess on the body to determine its symbolism. See Body.... Strangest Dream Explanations
It may be the cause of a real physical discomfort. This is the first choice to rule out. In other cases, abscesses are always something undesirable. When they appear in dreams it can be a sign that there is something inside yourself that makes you uncomfortable. It can also be interpreted as a warning about forthcoming problems or issues that must mature before they are resolved.
It predicts wealth for friends and relatives. But for the dreamer, it is a sign of health complications related to sleeping itself.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The implication of an abscess is that there is an underlying problem that has not been attended to. Where on your body the abscess of your dream is appearing will give you clues as to where to look for the hidden issue. An abscess is an indication that something needs to be opened up so that the toxic emotions can be cleared out and the healing can begin.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Dream abscesses may indicate a site of physical illness that is not yet obvious when awake, but it is more likely that they represent swollen and painful emotions that are repressed and may be causing psychological infection. Aches in dreams indicate places where there may be blocked energy relevant to that part of the body. For example, we tend to refer to nagging problems in waking life as headaches and, since the head represents an authority figure, a dream headache may suggest an unresolved issue with an authority figure in your life.
Throat aches may suggest an inability to express yourself verbally, whilst dreams of injury or strangulation to the throat almost always relate to current pressures in your life. Such dreams do not always urge you to speak your mind but they do remind you to be aware of those dynamics around you that are affecting you, as well as urging you to be honest with yourself about how you feel about what is going on. Chest aches indicate withheld emotions and back aches blocked anger.
The sensation of pain in a dream may be a warning against taking unnecessary risks or an attempt by your dreaming mind to urge you to take a more positive approach to life. Dreams in which you are fatigued or racked with aches and pains may signify that in waking life you are worrying needlessly over problems that really aren’t that important. Take a more relaxed approach. Sometimes, however, your dreaming mind will inflict a pain dream almost as an act of revenge over some supposed fault or misbehavior in waking life. For example, if you are on a diet and have slipped recently, your unconscious may punish you in dreams that have the sensation of pain. Perhaps one of the most horrifying pain scenarios in a dream is to be impaled. Whether this is caused by a slip from a high spot onto railings or a vampire stake through the heart, such a dream refers to the pain of unwanted intrusion or enemies in real life.... The Element Encyclopedia
To dream of having any of these afflictions foretells good fortune and good health, preceded by a temporary sickness (Raphael) « Dreams probably caused by irritation of the parts of the body afflicted in the sleep; the interpretation obviously attributable to the theory that these visitations clear the system of impurities, thereby conferring comfort after sickness.... The Fabric of Dream
1- A dream about someone being absent, or of the absence of something one would expect to find, indicates that the unexpected may- happen. We may be looking for something which we have already- lost. Our feelings about the absence (e.g. fear or anger) may also be important.
A child experiences a strong sense of loss when mother is first absent from his perceived environment, and this can cause extreme distress.
2- We are in a situation where we may suffer loss or where we may- reject something we need.
The type of dream where we are in a familiar environment, but a much-loved article or person is missing, suggests we may have a feeling of impermanence .
3- To experience an absence, or sense of nothingness suggests the Void.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of the absence of someone you love symbolize that you are grieving and/or processing a loss and/or transition in your relationship. This dream is also a reflection about your feelings and attitudes about commitment and a message to become more present in your life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To experience an absence, or sense of nothingness, suggests the void. This is more easily accessed in the dream state, since our waking brain receives too much input via our senses to be able totally to shut out any stimulation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: A dream about someone being absent, or of the absence of something one would expect to find, indicates that the unexpected may happen. We may be looking for something that we have already lost. Our feelings about the absence (e.G. Fear or anger) may also be important.
A child experiences a strong sense of loss when mother is first absent from his perceived environment and this can cause extreme distress.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To come under the influence of absinthe in dreams, denotes that you will lead a merry and foolish pace with innocent companions, and waste your inheritance in prodigal lavishness on the siren, selfish fancy.
For a young woman to dream that she drinks absinthe with her lover warns her to resist his persuasions to illicit consummation of their love.
If she dreams she is drunk, she will yield up her favors without strong persuasion.
(This dream typifies that you are likely to waste your energies in pleasure.) ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Dreaming that you are absolved (by a person, a tribunal, or any other institution, either religious or secular) predicts that others will improve their attitudes toward you. It can even be that you forgive yourself.
It is important to keep in mind that many individuals find the most severe judge inside themselves.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Dreams often represent learning as an organic process. Ideas are taken in, digested, then form pan of an organic whole in an integrated system. Seeing something absorbed in a dream may represent the taking in of ideas, or even poisonous feelings, depending upon what the dream images are.
abyss If feared, fear of losing control, failure; loss of identity; death. Without fear going beyond the boundaries of one’s own limitations, concepts, present experience. Literally it is an entrance into enormous potential, the as yet unformed.
The ability to do this gives tremendous liberation to the dreamer, freeing them from restricting rigid concepts or habits of thinking, responding and relating. See falling. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
1- To be absorbed in what we are doing in dreams indicates our ability to be totally focused on our action. We are capable of taking in ideas, concepts or beliefs which then become part of us and the way we function.
To absorb something into ourselves is to consume it, in the sense of making it our own.
A great deal of the process of understanding takes place through absorption of information.
2- As we mature and grow we perceive the necessity to belong to social groups.
To be absorbed into something represents the need to belong to a greater whole, or to make efforts to integrate various parts of our lives.
3- We have the ability to integrate the various parts of our lives. Spiritually our yearning is to go back to Source.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of something being absorbed represent compassion, empathy and possibly co-dependence. You are listening, learning and soaking up the experience you are currently in. See Sponge and Boundary.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Merger or blending of separate elements; stronger force, or aspect of self, taking over a less developed aspect. Giving up free will, becoming absorbed, in cult, group or something other than your own life path.... The Dream Books Symbols
Dreaming that you are in front of huge amounts of food or beverage but unable to try them represents a situation of abstinence.
It is often a recurrent dream, especially, while dieting or for individuals that are trying to overcome an addiction. It represents the enormous effort the dreamer is exerting in order to achieve their goal. Sometimes, a former smoker dreams that he holds a cigar and, without even realizing, has smoked half of it. Frequently, the dream ends violently. The dreamer wakes up terrified, feeling that all her effort was in vain. This type of dream seems to be a signal from the unconscious not to trust your self-control entirely and remain alert to avoid falling back into such a vice.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
To dream that you abstain (by choice) from drink or from any sort of temptation is a warning against overconfidence. But to dream that you abstain from necessity indicates that success and prosperity are on the way.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
Another contradictory dream which may seem the exact opposite.
To dream that you practice abstinence from drinking or any other sort of sensual temptation can be and should be considered a warning against being over confidant. But to dream that you have to show abstinence out of necessity indicates that great rewards are on their way.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
To dream of crabs, indicates that you will have many complicated affairs, for the solving of which you will be forced to exert the soundest judgment. This dream portends to lovers a long and difficult courtship. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Catching crabs in a dream indicates a complicated state of affairs in a courtship or in matrimony, though not necessarily beyond hope of solution. Eating crabs is an indication that selfishness is likely to get you into difficulties. Seeing them displayed for sale predicts that a mystery will shortly cause you great concern.... The Complete Dream Book
Symbol: The crab symbolizes resurrection, since it renews/ changes its protective shell regularly.
Vision: Looking at one or more crabs: your plans are delayed (one step forward—three steps back) and it will take time to get back on track.
If you or others are eating crabs: your financial situation will improve. Having cancer: somebody wants to destroy your livelihood—expose this as quickly as possible!
Depth Psychology: This animal is a sign that some of your personality traits are in conflict with your values and/or the environment. Seeing a crab in your dreams often means you are too accommodating.
If you dream that you have cancer, it is important to know where the cancer is located (the head, neck, chest, stomach, etc.).... Dreamers Dictionary