The letter W in a dream represents imbalance. People or situation that are out of control or unstable.
W is the 23rd letter of the alphabet and in numerology 23 represents conflict with creation. This means that you are negatively conflicted with a situation of your making. TOP
To dream of waffles represents how wonderful it feels to notice a situation revolving around you. Feeling good experiencing only your own ideas, suggestions, or plans.
Negatively, waffles may be a sign that you need to come down from your lofty ideals or overbearing enthusiasm. It may be better to approach a situation from a more practical perspective.
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To dream of a wagering on something represents a risk that you are taking on a chance on a person or situation. TOP
To dream of a waiter or waitress represents an aspect of your personality that caters to others needs. You or someone else that is doing what someone else asked them to. Doing the work for someone else or helping when asked.
Negatively, dreaming about a waiter may reflect unpleasant feelings about situations where you are regularly taking care of others people's needs. Feeling like a loser who make other people's lives easier. Looking after people you think are lazy. Looking after other people when you feel you need to be looked after. Feeling that you are in a subservient position or experiencing disparate roles.
Example: A woman dreamed of being a waitress for her husband. In waking life she resented her husband being lazy and and needing to be taken care of because she was pregnant and felt she deserved to be taken care of herself. She felt her time off work for her pregnancy was being wasted to look after her husband's needs full time instead of taking time off for her pregnancy. She felt she was doing all the work and getting no assistance. TOP
To dream of waiting represents waking life situations where you are anticipating something to happen. Anticipating others to react in a certain way, health problems to change, or an outcome to occur. Counting on a person or outcome to help you. Feeling that a situation is almost finished.
Negatively, waiting may reflect situations where you are being too patient with a difficult person or problem. Feelings about imminent failure being close at hand. Allowing jerks to take their time during a sensitive or important moment. Alternatively, waiting may reflect a pessimistic or losing mindset. Assuming that bad things or losing is inevitable so you wait for it without trying anything else. Waiting for bad things to happen. A feared deadline. Awkward pauses in your life. Feeling embarrassed that something you want isn't happening yet.
To dream of waiting for your mother to come for you may reflect feelings about expectations for situations you think are inevitable. Feeling that bad luck, consequences, or something you feel is very likely is close to occurring. Negatively, it may reflect too much preoccupation with anticipating bad luck or death.
To dream of being in a waiting room represents issues where you are showing a lot of patience. You may be very focused on something you are expecting to happen in waking life. Negatively, it may reflect growing impatience or that you're too willing to allow someone to take their time.
Positively, a waiting room you may be remaining calm in a crisis or stressful situation.
Example: An man dreamed of waiting for his mother to visit. In waking life he was elderly and expecting death.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of waiting in line to get the uniform for a man she had a crush on and was disappointed when they didn't have it. In waking life she felt that she had waited too long to pursue her crush as he was about to go into the Navy where she couldn't see him again.
Example 3: A man dreamed of waiting in line. In waking life he was using a life support machine and anticipating the day that they would have to shut the machine off. TOP
To dream of a funeral wake represents a need to feel closure in a situation you are experiencing. Directly and openly confronting the prospect of never experiencing something ever again. Negatively, a wake may reflect difficult letting go. Making excuses to keep talking to people you should stop talking to. Creating or prolonging confrontation that is unhealthy.
Alternatively, a funeral wake may reflect your difficulty grieving or accepting the loss of a loved one. Difficulty accepting the end of a relationship. Repeatedly discussing deceased people's lives when it may not be healthy to do to.
Example: A woman dreamed of having to attend a funeral wake for her dead mother (alive in real life). In waking life she had broken up with her boyfriend and had to meet him once last time to have a final discussion.
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To dream of walking represents slow and steady progress in a life situation. Consider the destination and surroundings for additional meaning.
To dream of walking on a sidewalk reflects your confidence and steady progress. You're "knowing it" as you proceed with something.
To dream that you have difficulties walking represents constant problems that are slowing you down or holding you back. It may also reflect an annoyance or obstacle that is distracting you. It may also reflect insecurities that keep popping up.
To dream that you are walking on air represents you taking your time with success and achievement. A carefree attitude as you move at your own pace doing whatever you like. Confidence or feeling invincible. Achieving goals with relative ease.
To dream of waking on water represents your steady progress or confidence in the face of uncertainty or negative situations. You don't fear succumbing to a problem at all and are slowly dealing with it on your own terms. It may also reflect life being so positive that you don't care about a negative situation at all.
Example: A man dreamed of walking on a sidewalk. In waking life he was building an Internet business and had finally landed his first paying advertiser. The walking reflected his steady progress and confidence financially as he continued to build his small business. TOP
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To dream of Wall Street represents waking life situations that are highly competitive about keeping power or staying the strongest. Situations where the question "who has the most power right now?" or "who is the biggest winner?" is always being asked. Feeling a sense of risk or danger while trying to be the most powerful or impressive at all times.
Wall Street may also reflect an insensitive atmosphere to weakness or losing. Weaknesses always being pinpointed or talked about. Situations where you feel that any losing, mistakes, or weakness at all will allow your competition to take advantage of you. Situations where "sucking" or being sub-par is detrimental.
Example: A man dreamed of working at a stock brokerage on Wall Street and seeing the market experience catastrophic losses.. In waking life he was running a website in a highly competitive market in the search engines and experienced a flawed search engine optimization technique destroying his website traffic and embarrassing him in front of his competitors. The Wall Street scene in this dream represented the competitive and sensitive nature of the search engine traffic on his business. TOP
To dream of a wallaby represents an aspect of yourself that is trying their hardest to fit in or "tag along." You or someone else that is less experienced and wants to "do it too." Trying hard to keep up with someone that is bigger than you.
Negatively, a wallaby may represent your concern or fear that someone with little experience won't stop trying to copy you.
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To dream of a wallet represents identity and social effectiveness. How you see yourself, or identify someone else in regards to using power to achieve goals or do what you want in life. A wallet may also reflect how well you or someone else is at carrying out promises. Potential power or capability. A reflection of your self-respect.
While money in dreams is more about the power to attain goals, a wallet reflects how powerful you see yourself or others in their potential to achieve goals.
To dream of getting a new wallet represents a renewed sense of power, or changes that make you feel more in control. You may be experiencing momentum, or seeing more goals being realized than usual. A problem you have may be improving. You may have more confidence in what you are able to do.
To dream of someone trying to steal your wallet or "pick pocket" you may reflect feelings about the potential to be taken advantage of. Your self-respect, reputation, or status may feel threatened or lost.
To dream of losing your wallet may reflect how you are feeling worthless or suffering from depression. Feeling embarrassed by low status or low social standing. Feeling that your life is in chaos.
Alternatively, wallets in dreams may reflect your honest feelings about your personal worth due to your financial status.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing his friend lose his wallet. In waking life the man noticed a friend breaking a promise. The missing wallet reflected his view of his friend being unable to deliver on his promise.
Example 2: A young boy dreamed of his father's wallet being stolen. In waking life he felt that his self-respect had been taken away.
Example 3: A man dreamed of holding on to his wallet tightly. In waking life he didn't trust someone whom he felt was trying to con him.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of losing her wallet and not being able to get on a train. In waking life she had a low opinion of herself because she was always financially broke and witnessed her friends having better lives while working less than her.
Example 5: A woman dreamed of seeing people getting their wallets out and being ready to pay for something. In waking life she was uneasy about advice she had given to someone who was acting on it because she felt the advice was too serious and may risk the person's reputation if they decided to follow her advice.
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To dream wallpaper represents particularity of feelings. Wanting a situation or area of your life to feel exactly the way you want it. Consider the image of the wallpaper for additional insight into what kind of feelings you or someone else is "dead set" on having to have.
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing a wall in his father house with forest wallpaper on it. In waking life this man's father was someone who was dead set on keeping him in the dark about any important issues. He preferred to never give his son a straight answer leaving him confused a lot of the time. TOP
To see a wall in your dream represents a mental or emotional barrier, limitation, or obstacle to progress.
Colors or designs on the wall will help to point out the theme of the obstacle.
Orange walls represents a very powerful and dramatic obstacle that must be dealt with before progress can continue.
Red walls symbolize a very negative obstruction that must be processed.
To dream of a glass wall represents a psychological barrier that you don't feel a strong need to respect. Alternatively, it may reflect feelings of being held back and forced to observe only.
To dream of reaching through a wall represents your attempt to try to new ideas or look at problems from different angles. Not letting current views hold you back. A willingness to have a new attitude or belief about a problem.
To dream of a wall in your house represents your codes of behavior, your belief systems, and attitudes. Things you think and feel that keep you the way you are, or that you're afraid to go outside of. What makes you individual or makes you unique from others.
Bedroom walls may reflect your private or personal thoughts about your own personality. Often a reflection of a person's secret dislike of themselves in some way.
Example: A person dreamed of seeing that no apartment in their building had walls. In waking life they were living in Nazi Germany while the government was slowly eroding privacy rights.
Example 2: A man had annual recurring waking visions of seeing Hebrew letters on his walls. In waking life these visions would occur for 6 weeks every year following Yom Kippor. The visions may have reflected his feelings of disliking his personality being obligated to "think Jewish" for extended periods of time following the holiday.
Example 3: A young boy dreamed of the walls in his home collapsing and falling apart. In waking life his parents were getting a divorce and his family life was in ruins.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing a red walls fall down. In waking life she was hoping that a work visa and transfer license applications that had been frustrating her would finally end up being processed allowing her work again. TOP
To dream of Walmart represents choices or options available to you that are always reliably easier than anything else. Choices or options that you feel make your life permanently easier. A person in your life that can always be relied on to make your life permanently easier. An experience or relationship that is always easily open to you if you care enough about taking the time to initiate it. People or situations that you feel guarantee easy support. Choices that involve using friends or family to help you save money.
Negatively, Walmart may reflect an sense of emptiness about choices or options available to you that you feel are guaranteed to make your life easier. (e.g. choosing to save money by staying home and not going out to have a fun time). Using people who are dependable or that really like you when you don't really like them. Having little or no respect for someone who makes your life permanently easier. Thinking about people who have romantic interests in you as though they are always eager to date you or have sex with you. Boring choices that are guaranteed to benefit you or make your life easier in the long term. A fear of taking risks or trying something new because because it won't be easy.
Example: A young man dreamed of going to Walmart with his crush. In waking life he had moved away from this crush and spend a lot of time thinking about how easy it would be to have her as his girlfriend if he moved back to his old town. Walmart reflected his confident feelings about the potential choice to move back home making it very easy to have a girlfriend if he wanted to. He felt that the girl's interest in him was permanent and could always be relied on to allow him to easily date her.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of having a birthday party at Walmart. In waking she had decided to stay home on her birthday because it's cheaper and didn't requiring at planning. Walmart may have reflected her feelings about the permanence of home life being used to save money. TOP
To dream of walnuts represents a goal in your life that is easily yours if you put enough energy into it. Feeling that a situation will be easy once you overcome a small difficulty
Negatively, walnuts may be a sign that you are too concerned with believing that one focused action or difficult sacrifice will easily solve your problems for good. Exhausting yourself with never-ending work or chores to keep something else feeling easy. You may have a false idea about believing how easy something should be.
Example: A young woman dreamed of eating walnuts. In waking life she was having difficulty getting a job and discovered that passing a challenging test would give her instant access to a secure job. TOP
To dream of a walrus symbolizes total domination or wanting absolute power over others at all times. A walrus may also reflect a wish to make all the decisions for someone else.
Example: A young man dreamed of a walrus looking at him. In real life he was dating a girl whom he felt the need to totally control everything they did. TOP
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To dream that you are in want (desire) represents feelings of being powerless. Hopelessness. It may also reflect powerful feelings of jealousy or embarrassment. Feeling deprived.
Negatively, feeling that you are in want represents feelings of disbelief that you never get to have something ever again. Difficulty letting go. Feelings of needing something that may be holding you back from making progress.
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To dream of being in a war zone represents a point of conflict in your life. The setting of the conflict experience. A reflection of the personal or emotion cost of fighting with someone or struggling with a problem. Feelings about the devastating personal costs of confronting a waking life problem.
Alternatively, a war zone may reflect the your emotional state as you struggle against an internal problem or the personal cost of facing your addiction. TOP
To dream of a prison warden may represent feelings that obligations or debt needs to be carried out completely. You or someone else that feels nothing should feel good until justice is perfectly served. A prison warden may also reflect your feeling about someone else being a "stick in the mud" about fulfilling a punishment or debt perfectly.
Negatively, a prison warden may represent an unwillingness to let anyone off easy. Feeling that a punishment has to be carried out until the very end. TOP
To dream of a wardrobe represents your attempt to decide how to portray yourself to other people. Deciding how you want to be noticed or what impression you want to give. Making an impression may be important to you right now or you are going through a transitional phase in your life.
Alternatively, a wardrobe dream may reflect issues with your self-image or fitting in. You may have difficulty being yourself. TOP
To dream of a warehouse represents resources, ideas, or goals that are on hold. A warehouse may also reflect your memories.
Alternatively, a warehouse may represent your feeling of having everything you need at your disposal. Your personal storehouse of possibility or potential. Your arsenal or tools to succeed.
To dream of putting something in a warehouse may reflect ideas, plans, or resources you are putting on hold for a later time. It may also reflect your adding of something to your personal or professional tool set.
To dream of an empty warehouse represents depletion of resources, ideas, or tools. You need to replenish your energy or resources. You have nothing left to offer or depend on.
To dream of an abandoned warehouse represents a loss of motivation to be resourceful or educated. You don't care about saving, reading up, or being ready for problems anymore. You've lost interest in something.
To dream of taking something out of a warehouse represents resources or ideas that are being used. You may have decided to restart something. Finally getting to use something you've been saving.
Example: A woman dreamed of putting something in a warehouse. In waking life he was putting off her career until her child was old enough. TOP
To dream of an arrest warrant represents justification to cancel a problem or take control of others. If you are being served with a warrant it may reflect consequences or payback that you can't stop. Feelings of having to ability to resist disciplinary action. A person or situation gets to have its way with you or force you to deal with a problem without interference. You may have finally been forced to deal with your problems, bad habits, or past. A different course of action may be needed in your life.
To dream of getting a search warrant represents feeling justified to look deeper into a problem or gather information. Checking facts about possible liars. Jealousy that someone is lying to you or hiding something from you. Powerful feelings of suspicion.
To dream of someone getting a search warrant to search you may reflect your lost sense of privacy or feelings about people who are questioning your motives. Feeling that people don't trust you or will look deeper into something you are guilty of. Anxiety about people checking acts about lies you've told. Feeling that people are very suspicious of you or anxiety about giving someone a reason to be suspicious of you.
Example: A man dreamed of something issuing a warrant in his name. In waking life was having anxiety about potential employers becoming too suspicious about lies on his employment application. TOP
To dream of a warrior represents an aspect of your personality that's fearless. Showing courage in ways you feel others wouldn't. A fearless attitude towards challenges. You may be standing up a fear you have or casually taking a big chance. A fearless willingness to fail or humiliate yourself for the greater good. "Dying for a cause" or "living for God" only.
Negatively, you may be experiencing a person that fears nothing you threaten them with. A fearless enemy. It may also reflect your own excessive drive to confront problems or show off doing so. Preoccupation with "not being a wimp."
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a 10 foot tall warrior. In waking life she was very focused on being spiritually tough for God. She wanted to be perfect and face all negative thoughts or selfishness as soon as she spotted in herself to please God. She didn't care what anyone thought and was fearless about facing her conscience. TOP
To dream of war represents a ongoing struggle or conflict in your life. Inner conflicts or emotional battles. You may feel something is at stake. An urgent need to defeat or overcome an obstacle. A problem that you feel requires your full attention or all available resources. A war in a dream may also reflect a need to be perfect at all costs or a struggle to avoid catastrophe. Conflict and anger.
Alternatively, a war may reflect an internal conflict with different beliefs or goals. Strong feelings in different directions.
Wars may point to personal struggles or arguments. They may also be linked to projects and tasks which you devote all your time and energy to. A war could also reflect prejudice you are experiencing. War dreams are common to successful people, business people, or people who have to make a lot of important decisions.
Negatively, a dream of war may be a sign that you are too concerned with having your way or are too aggressive. It may also reflect a fear of having to experience a major argument or face an enormous challenge you may not feel strong enough to take on.
The dream may also be reflection of your personal feelings about current wars around the world.
Example: A woman dreamed of being involved in constant warfare. In real life she was a closet lesbian who was outed by former friends. The war symbolism reflects her constant concern about being ridiculed or embarrassed for being gay.
Example 2: A man dreamed of being at war with demons. In real life he was dealing with racists who were attacking him for being a minority.
Example 3: A man dreamed of trying to escape a war. In real life his workplace was becoming hostile and he didn't want to be involved.
Example 4: A man dreamed of being at war and having enemies surrounding him. In waking life he been battling heart disease for 3 years and began to fear pain he was having during the day.
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To dream of warts represents a difficult problem or embarrassing issue that keeps coming back. A negative situation that requires a lot of effort or your full attention to finally get of it. TOP
To dream of washing yourself represents emotional or situational cleansing. Being rid of some unwanted aspect of yourself or your life. Wanting to make a fresh start. It may also be a sign that you are trying to make yourself more honest.
To dream of washing your feet represent cleansing of your moral principles. Changing yourself to become more honest, open, or willing to follow rules. Wanting to be more honest or feel that you earned something honestly.
To dream of washing your hands represents a wish to be rid yourself of responsibility or past actions. Not liking what you had to do to solve a problem and now wanting to move on from it.
To dream of washing a car represents cleansing of difficulties or troubles to make a fresh start in some decision-making capacity. Not wanting to be embarrassed looking unprofessional or letting others others see your mistakes.
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To dream of washing hair represents changing negative thoughts or bad attitudes. You are making a fresh start. Trying to rid yourself of unpleasant thoughts or get your mind of something you don't like.
Example: A woman dreamed of washing her hair in dirty water. In waking life she had a headache she couldn't get rid of no matter what she tried. TOP
To dream of a washing machine represent personal changes that you are noticing in yourself. Your personality or who you are is being noticed changing. It may also reflect personal growth or self-improvement that you have initiated. A washing machine may be a sign that you are choosing to give up bad habits or change yourself.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a baby waving at her inside an old-fashioned glass washing machine. In waking life she was pregnant and felt that having a baby was making people notice her personality changing as she prepared for the birth.
Example 2: A man dreamed of him and his wife riding a washing machine ride at amusement park. In waking life he and his wife were pretending to be parents as they prepared for a birth. The washing machine ride reflected their attempts to deliberately change their personalities to be more responsible as they tested their parenting abilities. TOP
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To see a wasp in you dream represents hatred, vengeance, or angry jealousy. You or someone you know that is experiencing a bitter conflict with someone else.
To dream of killing a wasp represents overcoming enemies or bitter conflicts. TOP
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To dream of a wrist watch represents feelings of ease about sizing situations up, knowing what needs to be done next, or intuitively understanding the signals you are get from people or situations. Feeling that it's easy to always know what to do next or what actions are a priority. Metaphorically always "noticing what time it is" without effort.
Competence, experience, or expertise that allows you to easily stay on top of things.
To dream of a broken watch represents your feeling that you don't know what you should do when a problem or something important happens. Your ability to stay on top of a situation or problem is hampered. Feeling that you lack answers or required knowledge should a problem arise. Feeling cut off from feelings of being adept or always in control of a situation.
To dream of a Rolex watch represents the ability to stay on top of a situation while feeling that you are better than anyone else. Staying in control of a situation while being noticed by others as never losing.
Feeling comfortable with yourself making the biggest decisions all the time. Intuitively finding it easy to stay biggest or be a perfect winner. Always having the answers you need to easily to remain superior or look dominant.
Negatively, a Rolex watch may reflect an arrogant mindset that is abusing power or expertise to keep looking good as the strongest. An intuition that cares about nothing except keeping yourself looking too big or powerful. Enjoying positions of power that allow you to look better than others. TOP
To dream of water represents negativity or uncertainty that you are experiencing. An unpredictable situation. Water may also reflect a negative emotional state such as fear or ill-intentions. Our negative unconscious thoughts and emotions. Negative situations that bring uncertainty, the unfamiliar, obstacles, or unwanted changes.
Positively, water can symbolize renewal and regeneration with symbolism such as bathing, drinking water, or bottled water.
To dream of calm clear water represents peace of mind. You've confronted a problem or emotional issue. You may also be very comfortable noticing a problem all the time.
To dream of dirty water represents negative situations or uncertainty that has to be cared about all the time or requires you to be always be careful. Dirty drinking water may reflect a method of rejuvenation that has been compromised or ruined. Feeling that you chance to improve has been taken away from you.
To dream of being under water represents waking life situations where you feel overwhelmed by a problem or negative emotions. You may be in over your head in a situation and are overwhelmed by your emotions.
To dream that you can breathe under water represents feelings about yourself being able to manage or handle yourself well in situations with very powerful uncertainty or negativity. You are adapting to serious problems or responsibly coping with the worst moment of your life.
To dream of hot or boiling water represents emotional turmoil or very active negative thinking patterns. You have fears, desires, guilt, or some other negative thinking pattern that is imbalanced or excessive. It may also reflect bad intentions you have for someone you're angry at.
To dream of cold water represents positive unconscious thoughts, emotions, or habits. Things that are positive that you are unaware of or don't concern yourself with.
To dream of running water represents negative situations or uncertainty that you are noticing all the time. Dripping water may reflect a problem situation that is slowly beginning to surface.
To dream of walking on water represents total control over your emotions or a negative situation. You have a handle on a problem or don't even care about a problem being a problem.
To dream of being unable to enter a body of water may reflect your feelings of being held back or incapable of facing a problem or challenge that you want to face. Negatively, it may be a sign that you want to choose a dangerous option, but feel someone or something holding you back.
To dream of water overflowing represents feelings uncertainty as a situations gets out of hand. Fear, stress, or frustrations starting to become too much to handle.
Different bodies of water represent different forms of negativity in our lives that we must confront.
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Example: A man dreamed of having a hot water tank removed from his basement. The day before the dream he had faced a power fear he had been plagued with for years. The hot water tank reflected the constant negative emotional state created by his fear.
Example 2: A man dreamed of standing on a beach facing the ocean. In real life he was dealing with a serious health crisis and feared the possibility of death. TOP
To dream of a water balloon represents your wish to feel good embarrassing someone else. Venting frustrations or anger in a playful way.
Alternatively, it may reflect your feeling that someone else enjoyed embarrassing you. TOP
To dream of a water fountain represents mental and emotional stability. You aren't caring about problems, or are capable of comfortably reflecting on them. Negativity or uncertainty is passing with ease or easy to control. Emotional or psychological control over issues that were previous difficult to think about.
If the fountain begins to overflow, or the water level rises this represents a return to caring about problems.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a water fountain that almost overfilled before going back to normal. In waking life he was dealing with anxiety about a problem he had that went away, but left him a bit insecure that it might come back. TOP
To dream of a water gun represents decisions that you know aren't positive. It symbolizes an awareness of your choices being improper. It may also reflect decisions that you know are a bit mischievous.
A super soaker water gun may reflect a mischievous attitude that doesn't want to lose or likes rubbing it in. TOP
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To dream of a water lily represents longing. You have desire or admiration for a person or situation that is always out of reach.
A common dream symbol for people who can't get over ex-lovers or daydream about things they can never be sure will happen. TOP
To dream of a water amusement or theme park represents a time in your life where you are having a number of experiences where you are enjoying negative habits, or taking a lot of risks. Feeling good knowing what you're doing is wrong or dangerous.
Where as a waterslide reflects enjoyment of a single negative issue or uncertain event, a water park symbolizes multiple or recurring experiences.
Examples of life situations that may encourage a water park dream may be sex with multiple partners, or enjoying getting revenge against an enemy. You may also see an water park theme if you are taking a lot of chances.
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To dream of water skiing represents feeling good about not having to deal with other people's problems. A positive or uplifted attitude while other people are not feeling good at all. Good luck or momentum in your life while others are not. TOP
To dream of a waterbed represents negative situations or uncertainty that you are comfortable with and aren't interested in confronting or discontinuing.
If a waterbed leaks it points to acknowledgment of problems or issues that can't be ignored any longer. TOP
To dream of a waterfall represents a powerful or uncontrollable outpouring of uncertainty, obstacles, or negative emotions into your waking life. You may be confronting a lot of problems or uncertain situations at once.
To dream of a red waterfall represents a powerful uncertainty or obstacles that may feel intentional, mean, or dangerous. TOP
To dream of watermelon represents situations where you are taking it easy, being lazy, and being laid back. Sitting around and enjoying yourself. Not interested in working. Enjoying taking time off because a situation is too negative.
Negatively, a watermelon may reflect a wish to relax during the most difficult or worst moment of your life.
Pregnant women or women about to have their periods commonly dream of watermelons to reflect their wish to take time off or relax while being inconvenienced by their bodies.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing watermelons being handed out and knew that one of them had her baby in it. In waking life she was heavily pregnant, never bothered to find out the sex of the baby, and was excited about find out the sex after the birth.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing someone eating watermelon on his front lawn. In waking life he was felt that a serious problem at work was best dealt with by taking time off until it passed on it's own. The watermelon may have reflected his willing to relax or take time off work during a serious situation. TOP
To dream of a water slide represents being carefree while enjoying negative situations or negative habits. It also points to risk taking. Playing with uncertainty or feeling good ignoring the consequences of your actions. A waterslide is a sign that you may know that you are doing something wrong or risky and are enjoying it anyway. Having fun behaving bad.
A water slide may appear in dreams when you are enjoying being mean to someone, having sex with people you don't care about, are enjoying pornography, or exploiting power or advantages you have for your own enjoyment. It may also show up when you are gambling or taking risks.
To dream of being nervous while going down a waterslide represents hesitance about the consequences for something you may be enjoying and know is wrong.
Examples: A man dreamed of playing on a waterslide. In waking life he was deeply religious while having difficulty avoiding looking at pornography which he knew was wrong. The waterslide reflected his enjoyment of pornography which he felt was wrong to look at. Enjoying himself taking a risk spiritually.
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To dream of seeing waves in the water represents emotional turbulence, growing uncertainty, or a negative situation that feels like it may get out of hand. You are experiencing instability and may need to reach out to someone. An unsettling experience. A long repeating uncertain event.
Positively, dreaming about waves represents an unsettling situation that is predictable or easy to control. Healthy needed change.
Negatively, waves in a dream may reflect a fear or anxiety about a pending crisis. Turbulent changes.
To dream of seeing no waves or waves disappearing represents renewal and clarity.
Example: A woman dreamed of floating in the ocean waves for a very long time. In waking life she was pregnant and soon after the dream had a very long and hard labor.
Example 2: A man dreamed of trying to shelter himself from waves. In waking life he was trying to avoid a woman at his workplace due to a turbulent past. TOP
To dream of a wax figure represents a concerted effort to look exactly the way you are expected to look. Feelings about yourself or others appearing perfectly normal on the surface while being aware that nothing is normal. Public life that hides an empty truth.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing wax figures. In waking life she was becoming aware of a developing illness she had and was trying to hide it instead of seeking medical attention. She didn't want anyone she knew thinking that anything was wrong with her. Later on she was diagnosed with a potentially fatal disorder that slows her metabolism after being found in a coma. TOP
To dream of waxing facial or body hair represents your drive to be perfect as quickly as possible. A hard hitting action to remove a flaw or embarrassment from being noticed by others. Dealing with a problem or embarrassment perfectly. Alternatively, it may reflect an action you are taking to clear your reputation or perfect your appearance to others for good.
To dream of waxing your car represents a wish to make your decision making or direction in life look flawless. Wanting others to notice that nothing is wrong with anything you are thinking or doing. Wanting your choices to appear perfect. TOP
To dream of weakness or having no strength represents feelings of inadequacy or inferiority. It may also reflect insecurity about being unable to overcome a problem, challenge, or obstacle. Not believing in yourself enough or not focusing on your strengths enough. Negatively, weakness in a dream may be a sign that you are giving your power away to others or having problems standing up for yourself.
Alternatively, weakness in a dream may be a sign that you need more patience or practice before taking on a problem or challenge. You are not ready or are too eager to face a challenge.
To dream of enemies or evil people being weak represents feelings of superiority. It may also reflect success in waking life or overcoming challenges. Realizing that someone is stupider than you first thought or that a problem is not as bad as you first thought. TOP
To dream of being wealthy represents a sense of accomplishment or resourcefulness. You have set out to do what you said you would. It may also reflect total power or control over some area of your life. You or someone else that never feels limited or held back. TOP
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To dream of a weasel represents a person or situation that you can't trust. Behavior that is sneaky, two-faced, or "bastardly." Someone that lies to your face or smiles at you before cheating you. It may also reflect a person that tells you whatever you want to hear to your face before cheating behind your back. Feeling stupid for having trusted someone.
Alternatively, it may reflect your own behavior that is deceitful to others. Awareness of yourself being a very ambitious dishonest person in some manner. Having no concern for others feelings at all if it means achieving a goal. No moral concerns about breaking promises.
Example: A man dreamed of a weasel biting his hand. In waking life he was fired. He felt a co-worker was in on it and worked to steal his job right out from underneath him. TOP
To dream about the weather represents your emotional state of mind. It may also represent the conditions of your waking life and how positive or negative a situation feels. An emotional barometer of your feelings about a waking life experience
To dream of good weather represents favorable conditions or circumstances in waking life.
Stormy or windy weather implies conflict, aggression, or severe upsets. Rain and hail represents depression, sadness, or disappointments. Rainbows represent harmonization of some area of your life. Sunshine reflects optimism or mental clarity. Arguments with family or friends.
To dream of very cold weather represents conditions in your life that feel terrible or unbearable. It may also reflect isolation or loneliness. Emotional restraint. Unpleasantness. Feeling that a situation is unfair hostile to your feelings. Feeling "left out on the cold" or that you are getting a "cold shoulder" from someone.
To dream of warm weather may represent receptiveness, easiness, normalcy. Feeling that nothing is wrong or that conditions are safe. Feeling comfortable.
To dream of hot weather represents excessiveness, exhaustion, or feeling that a situation is "too much." It may also reflect how dangerous you feel a situation is all the time.
To dream of reading a weather report represents your preparation to make a decision. Feeling our conditions or seeing if time is right to take a chance.
To dream of being able to change the weather represents your ability to turn certain emotions on and off. You can manipulate conditions or how receptive others are. Making other people feel how you want or treat you how you want.
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To dream of a weather report represents insight or expectations into how good or bad a situations is going to be. Paying close attention to other people's moods.
You may be considering making a big decision and want to make sure conditions or people's moods are appropriately aligned with your goals. Figuring out whether you need to prepare for a difficult or easy situation. TOP
To dream of a weather vane represents unpredictability or situations that make you feel like anything could happen. TOP
To dream of a web cam represents absolute clarity about your thoughts, feelings, or activities to others. You are doing something to make sure that your intentions or objectives are obvious to other people. You may also wish to prove yourself or show others that you aren't hiding anything.
To dream of unwanted people watching your web cam represents too much private or personal information being revealed about you. Being open, honest, or trying to prove yourself may have backfired or embarrassed you. TOP
To dream of any webpage in a dream represents a type of experience you are having in your waking life. What that experience is depends on your opinion of that website, and the thoughts, feelings, and impression it leaves you with.
To dream of surfing a website may represent a situation in your life where you are noticing someone else informing you about what you need to do all the time. It may also reflect a person's behavior that is always signaling answers to you. Always copying someone or noticing that someone else has all the answers you need.
Negatively, a website may reflect someone else that is setting an agenda and you are noticing yourself not being able to do anything about it.
Consider the colors, topic, or feel of the website for additional meaning.
To dream of having your own website represents a situation in your life where you expect everything to be noticed happening your way all the time. Feeling that your wishes, goals, or ideas are the most important at all times.
Positively, having your own website may reflect situations where you are enjoying being a priority or the center of attention. People may be noticing how important it is for you to always come first. Feeling that you are expected to come first.
Negatively, having your own website may reflect selfishness or arrogance. Making others have to notice your first.
Refer to the themes section for websites for a more in depth look at websites symbolism. TOP
To dream of a wedding represents unification with some aspect of yourself. The joining or merging of qualities. It may also reflect an experience in your life where you noticing something becoming permanent. Often a symbol for new habits or situations that are becoming common place in your life. A wedding may also represent a catalyst event that motivates you to do something all the time. Sometimes can reflection a transforming event.
Negatively, a wedding may reflect negative situations or negative thinking patterns that are becoming common place in your life being amplified in your waking life. Negative situations or unwanted aspects of yourself merging. Fear, want, jealousy, or guilt that are regularly occurring or feel permanent.
To dream of attending a wedding may reflect your feelings about permanent changes that are occurring to someone else. It may reflect witnessing yourself changing. Experiencing 2 sides of yourself merging.
To dream of planning for a wedding represents preparations you are making for a permanent or serious change.
To dream of problems or fighting at a wedding may reflect issues with commitment, confidence, or consistency. You may be having second thoughts about a change you were considering. Alternatively, it may reflect jealousy you or someone else has while watching others achieve something. Not liking seeing someone else permanently realize a goal. It may also point to feelings that seeing a permanent change occur is not a good idea.
If you are getting married in real life then dreams of disasters as your wedding may be reflecting your anxiety about embarrassing yourself. Seeing ex's or your partner being horribly disfigured may reflect your fear of making a mistake.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing her design teacher getting married to her spiritual teacher. In waking life she was starting to design exotic jewelry.
Example 2: Elderly people near death often dream of weddings. The weddings reflect their feelings about being close to the permanence of death. Experiencing themselves merging with the afterlife.
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To dream of a wedding cake represents a special or rare occasion where something is becoming permanent. A powerful sense that something will last for good.
Positively, a wedding cake may reflect how good you feel to know that something negative will never happen again. It may also reflect how good you feel to know that something good will be permanent. Feeling joy or relief in knowing something will last.
Negatively, a wedding cake may represent jealousy or embarrassment that someone else is enjoying a permanent achievement that you can't stop.
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To dream of a wedding dress represents the personality choosing permanence. Wanting to give yourself away to a situation or relationship for good. Desiring a sense of permanence with some area of your life. It may also reflect how you are becoming mentally or emotionally "married" to certain behaviors.
Alternatively, a wedding dress may reflect your feelings about being married, being committed, or your thoughts about your future wedding.
Negatively, a wedding dress may represent the personality choosing to permanently give itself away to problems or negative influences. Wanting what's bad for you or to permanently corrupt something about yourself. Giving away integrity, love, or goodness permanently.
To dream of a black wedding dress represents an excessive attitude towards making a permanent choice. It may also reflect fear that is motivating you to make a permanent choice. You may feel that you have to do something forever.
To dream of a red wedding dress represents negative intentions that are driving a permanent choice. Lying, cheating, stealing, or intimidating others to get something done for good. It may also reflect priorities that are out of balance as you make a permanent choice. Alternatively, a red wedding dress may be a sign that you feel stuck accepting a negative situation.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a woman trying on a wedding dress. In waking life he was suicidal and was considering a big change in his life to give him one last reason to live.
Example 2: A woman dreamed that she was wearing a wedding dress with dirt on it. In waking life she lost her virginity a few months before her actual wedding and felt dirty about it.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of having to create the perfect wedding dress for another woman. In waking life she was a designer that was trying to create the perfect design for someone else's business.
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To dream of a wedding ring represents a sense of commitment, stability, or permanence in a situation. It may also reflect a deep sense of loyalty. Alternatively, a wedding ring may represent your desire to be married or deeply committed to someone.
To dream of giving a wedding ring away represents giving up or rejecting a commitment of some sort. Walking away from promises or permanent plans for the future.
Example: A young woman dreamed of seeing a guy she liked with a wedding ring on his finger. In waking life she secretly fantasized about being married to the guy. TOP
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To dream about weeds represents situations that feel negative or obnoxious to have to keep noticing them. Situations that you don't feel have any importance or redeeming value at all. Something you don't want to be involved with or that you believe is too negative to care about. Weeds may also reflect a growing development in your life that is totally unappealing or uninteresting.
To dream of pulling weeds represents negative situations or annoyances that you finally doing something about. You don't like noticing how negative something is and are finally trying to deal with it.
Example: A man dreamed of hiding in a patch of weeds. In waking life he was trying to avoid going to court with the Government by pretending he's too broke to interest them in pursuing him. TOP
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To dream of an object having a heavy weight represents difficulty changing a situation. An obstacle in waking life that is very demanding of you or requires your full attention.
To dream of an object having a light weight represents the ease felt in changing a situation. Unusually light objects that should be heavy may reflect challenging situations that are unusually easy to confront. You or someone else that is may be "manhandling" a difficulty.
To dream of being overweight represents feelings about yourself or someone else being undeserving. Feeling that someone else is too lazy or has had too much of something. Excessive indulgence in a type of experience. It may also reflect your own feelings of low self-worth or lack of confidence. Difficulties with discipline or putting pleasure first.
To dream of losing weight represents self-improvement or increasing discipline. Increasing skill, power, or self-confidence. Negatively, excessive weight loss may reflect awareness of yourself losing power or becoming weaker.
To dream of being underweight represents feelings about yourself or others being too weak in some area. A lack of will power or effectiveness. You may feel out of your league or out-powered.
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To dream of a weightlifter represents an aspect of your personality that is working to become stronger. You are making changes, or trying to improve yourself in some way. Alternatively, a weightlifter may reflect your attempt to build stamina, will power, self-control, or a more positive mindset.
A body builder may also reflect your attempts to develop power or improve yourself.
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To dream of lifting weights represents you or someone else that is working to improve themselves. Trying to become stronger in some way.
If you see evil people lifting weight this symbolizes negative aspects of yourself that are becoming more powerful. Insensitive, deceptive, or negative habits are flourishing. You may be looking for ways to be meaner, scarier, or get revenge. TOP
To dream of welding represents preoccupation with making something permanent. Wanting to incorporate certain situations or habits into your life for good.
Alternatively, dreaming of someone welding may represent your fear that something is going to become permanent. TOP
To dream of welfare represents feelings about others having to do things for you. Feeling dependent on other or on handouts.
Negatively, you may be experiencing embarrassment that you can't handle yourself in a situation. Feeling impotent to fight your own fights or do things for yourself. You may also feel like a drain or parasite to others. TOP
To dream of a water well represents inner strength that must be reached for. Possibly a symbol for trying hard to believe in one's self. Looking deep within. A well may be a sign that you are trying hard to change yourself.
Alternatively, dreaming a well may reflect efforts made to sustain yourself. Looking for relief, hope, inspiration, or inner-strength. Wanting the strength to continue on.
To dream of a poisoned well represents a lost sense of hope or inability to believe in one's self. Someone may be putting you down too much. It may be a sign that you need to find other ways to improve yourself or be confident. It may also reflect dead friendships or relationships.
To dream of falling into a well represents too much concern about improving yourself or being confident. You may have created more problems by trying too hard at something.
To dream of digging a well represents your attempt to build or create a source of inspiration or sustenance. Setting the stage for the future to be a lot more hopeful. Fixing a problem that nobody else has wanted to fix yet so that it never causes stagnation again.
Example: A woman dreamed of falling into a well at the top of a hill while she was trying to draw water from it. In waking life she was pregnant and feared being stuck in a long drawn out labor once it was time to give birth. The well may have reflected her feelings about having to endure child-birth in order to get the strength to get through her pregnancy and move on with motherhood. TOP
To see a werewolf in your dream, represents an aspect of your personality that gives in to problems when forced to confront them. Werewolves reflect darker aspects of ourselves that appear when problems arise. A part of you that is unable to think positive in the face of a negative situation.
Werewolves can reflect lost tempers, severe anxiety, overreactions, or a negative approach to solving problems and dealing with confrontation. It may also represent people you know that revealed a darker or meaner side of themselves to you.
Example: A young man dreamed of a seeing a werewolf in a hospital. In waking life his girlfriend kept scaring him that she was going to break up. The werewolf in the hospital reflected his fear of losing his girlfriend overrunning his decisions while trying to do everything he could to fix the relationship. TOP
To dream of west represents irrationality, disorder, and thoughts and behaviors that are wild, untamed, or out of control. TOP
To dream of being wet represents feelings of being overcome with discomfort or inconvenience. Lingering uncertainty or negativity. You may be deep into a problem. Being wet may also reflect embarrassment or an obligation to deal with a problem. You've been "gotten to."
Alternatively, being wet may be a sign that you are now starting to walk away from a problem or that the worst is over. TOP
To dream of a wet nurse represents selfless support of others. You or someone else that is helping someone else "have it all" without getting anything back. Teaching someone to care for themselves without compensation. Caring for all of someone else's needs knowing you get nothing in return. TOP
To dream of a wet suit represents comfort in facing the entirety of a negative or uncertain situation. A willingness to deal with big problems freely and openly. Feeling comfortable acknowledging your vulnerabilities and feelings. TOP
To dream of a whale represents issues in your life that are so powerful or influential that everything else is insignificant. Enormous accomplishments that can't be outdone.
Positively, a whale reflects a positive situation that is so powerful that all your worries or frustrations become null. Some area of your life where you are too big to lose.
Negatively, a whale reflects a situation that is so powerful that all your desires or goals are diminished. Feeling that something in your life is too big for you to deal with. Feeling too little to compete or handle yourself on your own. Feelings about yourself being so accomplished that nobody could ever do anything bigger than you.
Example: A young girl dreamed of being chased by a whale. In waking life she was about to enter high school and feared not having enough friends and not being popular enough. She felt like a "little fish" that didn't know anyone.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a smiling whale. In waking life she had just finished climbing an enormous mountain with her husband. The whale may have reflected her feelings about her mountain climb be so such an enormous accomplishment that nobody else she knew could ever achieve more.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of being on vacation and fearing that a whale would attack her. In waking life she was trying to calm herself down from a very stressful issue, but the issue was too important for her to stop worrying about.
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To dream of wheat represents hard work you are enduring to keeping up or keeping a situation going. You may have money problems, and find yourself struggling to make ends meet.
To dream of a wheatfield represents a situation totally revolving around keeping afloat or struggling to keep a situation going. Doing everything you can not lose stability or what you've worked for.
Example: A man dreamed of walking through a wheatfield. In waking life he was having a very difficult time keeping himself out of poverty. Doing every single little thing he could to make and save money.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a beautiful wheatfield. In waking life she was noticing all her friends and family trying their hardest to help her move on from her rape by never bringing it up and being happy around her. TOP
To dream of a wheelbarrow represents hard work, labor, and difficulty. A "pain in your butt" to have to care about doing something. An arduous situation.
Consider what's inside the wheelbarrow for additional meaning. TOP
To dream of a wheelchair represents emotional or psychological dependency. Something you think you need or feel you can't function without. A situation may have left you feeling lost, powerless, or impotent. Something in your life that you may feel helpless or depressed without. It may also reflect something you have difficulty letting go of believing isn't important.
A wheelchair is a sign that you can't do something on your own or that you are dependent on certain factors in order to function. It may also point to situational requirements in order to feel safe.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing himself in a wheelchair. In real life he felt he couldn't function at work if a woman he liked wasn't going to be working there anymore. The wheelchair may have reflected the man's dependency on the woman to function at work.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being in a wheelchair that she felt she didn't need. In waking life she was wearing a wig due to side-effects of chemo. She felt she only needed her wig around strangers to feel comfortable. The wheelchair may have reflected her feelings about needing the wig to function socially.
Example 3: A young man dreamed of his girlfriend being in a wheelchair. In waking life he got into a huge argument with his girlfriend. Since she was so angry at him he felt he couldn't have a functioning relationship with her unless he did whatever she wanted to keep her happy. The wheelchair in this case may have reflected his feelings about the need to make enormous efforts to keep his girlfriend happy to make the relationship function at all. TOP
To dream of a whip represents the exercising of control or power. Showing someone or something "who's the boss." Keeping someone or something inline. Ensuring discipline and obedience.
To be hit by a whip may reflect your feelings about being controlled, an abusive situation, or being punished.
Example: A young girl dreamed of seeing a whip crack. In waking life she was a virgin and in love with young boy while being strict about not having sex with him. TOP
To dream of whiplash represents your attempt to deal with the consequences of an unexpected conflict or problem. Disbelief that a person or situation is as difficult or terrible as you've discovered them to be. Recovering from your dashed hopes or expectations. A new problem in your life resulting from being caught off guard. TOP
To dream of whipped cream represents a situation in waking life that is so wonderfully perfect or has nothing wrong it at all. A perfect solution or perfect answer. A perfect outcome.
Negatively, whipped cream may reflect an excessive or delusional amount of enthusiasm for something you have little experience with at all. Feeling good about perfect outcomes that are unrealistic.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing whipped cream in a bowl with rotting strawberries. In waking life he was losing sexual attraction towards a woman he thought was perfect for him.
Example 2: A young girl dreamed of her friends getting banana split sundaes with whipped cream on top. In waking life she was watching her friends having a lot of sex and enjoying talking about being perfect. TOP
To dream of a whirlpool represents problems or uncertain situations that you feel powerless to stop yourself from being "sucked into." Feelings about problems or consequences being inescapable. The potential for problems to endlessly repeat until you experience total failure or embarrassment. Concerns about being sucked into other people's problems. Fears about being pulled into a disaster that you can never get out of. Fearing being pulled into an situation that is an inevitable failure. Feeling that if you don't have someone around to help you that you may get "sucked in" to a big problem.
Negatively, a whirlpool may be a sign that you are underestimating the power of getting involved in other people's problems. Ignoring warning signals about being involved with problems that nobody else has ever overcome.
Example: A young boy dreamed of dangerous whirlpools. In waking life his live-in babysitter abruptly left the home and he felt that doing things on his own was very dangerous. He felt that without his babysitter around the may get serious hurt or stuck with a problem while alone. TOP
To dream of whispering something represents feelings about wanting to keep something private or secret. Not wanting other people who find out about discussions you are having. Feeling that it's inappropriate to speak about something too obviously. Fear of other people finding out what you are really thinking or really planning. Concerns about loud or obvious gestures being observed by others. Sensitivity about hurting someone's feelings.
Negatively, whispering in a dream may reflect feelings of annoyance or frustration that you can't express yourself openly. Having to express your true feelings behind closed doors or behind people's backs.
Example: A woman dreamed of whispering in her husbands ear with her head in her hands following by a scene where her daughter was on her knees. In waking life she was carefully discussing her marital problems with a friend over the internet and then her husband threatened to cut off her internet. The whispering may have reflected her wish to keep the discussions about her husband hidden from him.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being unable to express her anger at someone. She could only whisper. In waking life she was frustrated with a child molester who got released from prison who came into her restaurant to be served food. Her boss forced her to serve the man food. She could only express her true feelings behind closed doors behind the man's back or with her body language. TOP