To dream of holding a burning torch or light is a good sign. Young people so doing will be successful in love, prosperous in business, victorious over enemies, and honored and respected by friends and kinsfolk.
He who dreams of being on shipboard and seeing in the distance a clear, bright light, need have no fear of a disastrous voyage, neither of shipwreck nor storms.
Seeing a fire extinct or burnt out, signifies indigence, want and bad fortune; oftentimes want of money. Still, if this dream occurs to an invalid it foretells him of a speedy recovery.
When one dreams of seeing a great fire, accompanied by much smoke and blaze, it signifies the happening of quarrels, in which the dreamer will participate, or of receipt of disagreeable intelligence.
To dream of seeing a moderate fire, without smoke or sparks is an augury of perfect health, or of a restoration to reason, should the dreamer be in a fever. Sometimes it foretells an abundance of means; according to some, it denotes a festival or gathering of friends and relatives.
To dream of seeing the waters of a stream very clear and tranquil, is an excellent augury, above all for travelers, lawyers and judges.
When the waters appear troubled, it forewarns a menace from some influential personage, or a disgrace at the hands of your employer; when thus dreaming, advocates will find themselves in trouble, and cases will be badly adjudicated.
To be in an impetuous current of water, seemingly without power to extricate yourself, is a sign of danger to the dreamer, or sickness, or of a long lawsuit.
To dream of a large fire in the heavens signifies aggression of enemies, poverty, desolation, and famine, and the side upon which this fire falls designates the quarter whence your enemies will come, but should the fire fly through the air, or burst asunder so as to fall in different quarters, it will prove the more unfavorable.
To dream of fire or of seeing fire, signifies the effects of anger, and almost all of those thus dreaming habitually, are by nature hasty, wrathful and violent in disposition.
To dream of burning one's self is a warning of the approach of a fever of greater or less violence.