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A wagon in our waking life symbolizes an object that takes on loads and transports them from one place to the next. In our dream life, the symbol generally means the same thing.
So if you see a wagon in your dream, the details that are around that wagon or in that experience will be very revealing about the complete interpretation.
Dreaming About Pulling a Wagon
This indicates that you are carrying burdens around with you in your waking life. Often, the wagon itself represents our coping mechanisms or the way that we have been dealing with this hardship until we are able to unload it or receive the help we need.
This dream’s message is simple, it’s okay to ask for help. In fact, this dream encourages you to reach out to someone and ask them to help pull the wagon with you.
Have you had this dream more than once? Check out the meaning of recurring dreams.
Red Wagon Dream Symbolism
If the wagon in your dream is red, this is a childhood symbol and this symbol is coming to your dream to remind you of the joy and lightheartedness of childhood.
You may simply need to try and relax and have a little more fun in your life, or perhaps a childhood item can provide some nostalgia and clarity on a current situation in your life.
Falling Out of A Wagon In A Dream
If there are issues of substance abuse in your life, the wagon may represent the metaphorical “falling off of the wagon”.
A broken wagon in some circles represents a broken promise, so if you see this in your dream you may want to identify any other people present in your dream.
Dreaming About A Covered Wagon
If the wagon is covered it often means that we are putting off dealing with our burdens or that we are hiding them from others.
It is important to embrace our struggle in order to get through it, this dream tells you that it’s time to pull the sheet off of the wagon and be vulnerable with those you love.
Dreaming of an Abandoned Wagon
If the wagon in your dream is abandoned, empty, or alone, this could symbolize a certain level of dissatisfaction in your life or an upcoming loss or period of alone.
Even an abandoned wagon can be brought back into service, use this dream symbol as a stepping stone to self-care and repairing yourself.
Learn more about Dream Interpretation here.