Vision: Agonizing over something or feeling tortured: you failed to deal with something; or you have hurt someone and it is now coming back to haunt you. Chances are good that things will improve. Depth Psychology: See Pain.
(See Agony of death; Death; Distress; Gambling; Uptight; Worries)
Authorities differ over this dream, and it might be wise to treat it as an obstacle dream. Some people claim that to feel pain in your dream is a very fortunate sign for business affairs. Others say that it shows domestic troubles. Sometimes both versions might prove true, if a married man, or an affianced lover, gave over-much time to business and neglected his wife and family.
To be tortured in a dream may be the result of some actual physical discomfort; otherwise fear or jealousy often cause misery in the dream state.
This is not as good a dream, as some would wish you to believe. It portends worry and pleasure intermingled, more of the former than of the latter.
To be in agony over the loss of money, or property, denotes that disturbing and imaginary fears will rack you over the critical condition of affairs, or the illness of some dear relative. See Weeping.
Internal patterns surfacing to be dealt with.
A dream of contrary. Whether it involved yourself or others, the greater the agony in the dream, the greater will be your coming joy.