A DICTIONARY OF SYMBOLS
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Sack.—This predicts an unlooked for event which will turn
out to be most fortunate.
solving of a troublesome matter is the meaning of this sign.
expect news from overseas of an interesting nature.
Salmon Jumping in a
Pool.—This is a fortunate sign of propitious news which will
mean a great deal to you.
a time of irksome tasks and pecuniary worry, you will be rewarded
by a time of ease and wealth.
is an indication that many troubles will befall you, and your courage
will be tested in meeting them.
show complaints or affliction.
which will bring a good deal of trouble upon you, is signified by
signifies that you will enter into a rash speculation.
stands for legal proceedings.
warns you to avoid interfering in the private affairs of others,
or you may find that you will receive the cold shoulder from them.
is a fortunate sign of distinction and honour.
will hear of murders, horrible treachery, and riots.
sign of friction between friends; disputing and disagreeableness
with married couples; quarrels between lovers; trouble in business.
little ingenuity and perseverance, you will arrive at that for which
affairs and vexations are before you.
foreshows grief and pain.
of storms; if flying, news from abroad.
conclusion to a vexed question is the meaning of this symbol.
that a considerable amount of patience will be necessary before
your hopes are realised, but eventually you will gain success and
you are wise, but you seldom bring your wisdom to bear on practical
you endeavour to become more decisive and reliable, you will lose
any good opportunities which may come your way.
denotes a joy in the past of which only the memory remains.
of good luck.
sign of death.
sign suggests that you are apt to turn molehills into mountains.
or those engaged in any agricultural pursuits sheep are an omen
of success and prosperous dealing; to others this sign implies that
they will receive assistance from unexpected quarters.
from an unexpected source; with other signs, a visit to the seaside.
appearance of this symbol warns you against taking unnecessary risks
in all matters.
distant lands; a successful journey; a voyage.
is considered an omen of good fortune.
speedy new arrangements which are likely to turn out extremely well.
and amusements, unconventionality, and good spirits.
sign proclaims the fact that there is need for secrecy, and that
there may be things in your life of which you trust nothing will
that you will experience sorrow and pain through the callous behaviour
of someone you love.
symbol must be read in conjunction with surrounding symbols; it
usually emphasises the importance of other signs; a broken signpost
indicates, that you take a wrong turning in your life and afterwards
have much cause to regret it.
implies a feeling of disgust at some information which is told to
you and which you are asked not to reveal.
with children and popularity with them.