|BL Harley 4867, f. 74v|
"A dream of hot waters bubbling up: this is bad.
Falling from a horse: consider this to be great disaster.
If you are sitting in feces, you will experience all manner of harm.
Beautifying your head is a good sign.
Embracing your mother is a very good dream.
Vomiting in one's dream causes loss, my friend.
Eating hard-shelled seafood signifies illness.
Wine of the best vintage: expect joy."
Oneirocriticon of Germanus (c. 900-1300), excerpts
Sitting in feces is unlucky in waking life too, my friend.