ARCHETYPES

Object or Artifact


Physical Nature of this Object
Regret
Regret Regret, lost opportunities, looking back instead of forward, dwelling on the past
Basic Interpretation:
A woman stands looking out to sea at the ship that carries her love away. Too late, she has read his letter and thinks back with Regret on what may have been. She now knows her mistake - all she has is her emotions and the knowledge that what has passed cannot be changed.
Aspect or History of this Object
Fortune's Wheel
Fortune's Wheel (Reversed) Lack of ability to determine fate, "Playing the hand Fate dealt you."
Basic Interpretation:
Fortune's Wheel constantly turns bringing gamblers, random victims, thrill-seekers and joyous revelers the uncertain rewards of life. Despite the most carefully laid plans, sometimes we tumble through existence towards an unknown fate.

Object Suggestions: A tarnished ring, a hope chest, a locket, a dried rose, a love letter, a keepsake.

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