The Dream Book of Self-Knowledge

Coat of hair

  • emphasizes instincts both in the bodies of animals and in the bodies of instinctual personifications of overgrown body hair.
  • hairless animals: the humanizing of instincts could lull a person into the belief that sexual dependency is in fact an emotion; such a symbol is therefore very dangerous and should direct the dreamer toward decisive measures against his own instinctual content.