Danie Toerien
2 minute read
21 Jan 2020
6:20 am

The real nightmare of dreams

Danie Toerien

Sharing your dreams with loved ones could lead to a fate worse than eternal damnation.

Danie Toerien.

Dreams might be very much part of our nightly lives, but I believe that one should not read too much into them. Let’s be honest, if the Lotto numbers were revealed to us in our dreams, we’d all be living la dolce vita. I’m also not convinced that deities reveal the future to us while we sleep, warning us about imminent natural disasters or other calamities while offering us a chance to avoid them through our future actions. That’s just too sci-fi for me. I also reckon one’s dreams do not necessarily reflect some subconscious desire or fear. For me,...