As with every female symbol in the dream of a man, it is a symbol of the man’s feminine side. In the case of a woman, the image of the aunt in a dream often refers to her own shadow; only in exceptional cases would it represent an ideal.
The feminine to which one feels attracted.
The aunt, as is the case with the Uncle, often symbolizes “wholesome common sense.”
Dreams of an empty basket symbolize either receptivity or feelings of emptiness.
If the basket is filled, then whatever the basket is filled with represents the type of abundance you are experiencing in your life. Also, if you dream of weaving a basket, then this symbolizes your ability to weave together seeming random and misplaced aspects of yourself together into a unified, wholesome container. Consider the feeling tone. See Goddess Athena, Integration Dreams.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreaming about dirt, as in something dirty, could represent your state of mind or a situation from your daily life. It could symbolize a relationship, a business venture, or any other part of your life where you, or someone else has been less than honest and honorable. Dirt in your dreams could also represent your unwholesome attitudes and a devious state of mind. This dream, depending on its details, may be encouraging you to clean up “your act” inside and out.Dreaming about soil and the earth usually symbolizes fertility and the potential to grow. Rich soil may be an indication that the time is right for work and new beginnings. Dreaming about dry, barren soil may be a reflection of your negative mood. It may include feelings of depression or general feelings of boredom and emptiness.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If you dream of receiving a letter that is delivered by hand, it is an indication that you have done something which is not considered upright by your lover, A letter written with white ink on a dark paper is an unlucky portent. It indicates separation between husband and wife or between lovers, and it may be accompanied by unwholesome allegations.
A warning that you should beware of unworthy concerns is contained in a dream of trying to hide a letter from your sweetheart, wife, or husband.
A registered letter is a portent of family troubles and selfishness on the part of one or the other of two lovers. Jealousy of a rival is indicated by a registered letter.
A happy letter of an affectionate nature is a pleasant augury; but if it is written on colored paper, it indicates that there will be difficulties in love or in business. Written in blue ink on white paper is a sign that you will be lucky in love and in money matters.
A maiden who dreams of receiving a letter from her lover and placing it close to her heart will have cause to be worried by a beautiful rival.... The Complete Dream Book
In some ways our personality or identity is like a plant which feeds from the most unlikely material to produce beautiful leaves and flowers.
The plant can transform manure into living leaves and petals. Our identity feeds on experience and information, some of which may appear uninviting, painful or unwholesome. In fact our experience may be all of these, and be depicted in dreams as manure, and if not put to our roots—our process of becoming aware of things in an intensely felt manner which links feelings with intellectual insight—remain a disintegrating influence. Learning processes which pile intellectual information on children or adults without helping them to allow their deep feeling responses, are piling manure on the psyche while cutting off its roots. Personal disintegration is the result. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
1- Some of the experiences which we have to go through can be painful or downright unwholesome.
If we do not manage to understand what has happened to us and make use of it as part of our growth proccss, we can often find that those experiences remain within our subconscious and cause difficulty later on. These bad experiences may appear as manure within a dream and alert us to the fact that we should be breaking down our problems and making positive use of them.
2- Manure can represent something which is disintegrating in our lives.
To be aware for instance, of a pile of manure in an inappropriate position would indicate that we have something in our lives which will have to disintegrate, to change form before it can be used properly.
3- Manure can be seen also as the prelude to spiritual breakdown. This docs not have to be a negative thing as a rebuilding process is often what is required to enable us to find solutions to current problems.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary