Nine of Swords|
The Nine of Swords is a card of lost sleep and restless
Focus on this card when you want to eliminate
nightmares, insomnia, and panic attacks.
A student sits bolt upright in bed, with her hands
over her face. She seems haunted and overwhelmed.
She may be suffering from an array of past hurts
and injustices, or the overwhelming burden of anxiety, worry, suspicion,
Her long white nightgown seems to suggest that she
is an innocent victim of a cruel fate.
In the inky blackness of the night, the nine swords
on the wall seem larger than life.
They float parallel to the bed, like rungs on a
ladder. She’ll have to climb out of bed to escape the darkness of this
The bed itself is symbolic. Most lives are
conceived in a bed. Most women give birth in a bed, and most lives end
in a bed, too.