Biblical: deceit, temptation, wisdom, “Satan in disguise” Cultural/Historical: serpents and snakes represent fertility or a creative life force. As snakes shed their skin through sloughing, they are symbols of rebirth, trans- formation, immor- tality, and healing. Poison and medicine
Problems with vision = problems seeing the truth, skewed perception Oftentimes, a character will lose the ability of sight and will only then see the truth
light in the darkness of life, especially individual life, illumination; holy illumination of the spirit of truth.
A sexualized representation of male potency, power, or domination-- particularly through some object vaguely reminiscent of the penis Arrow Cane/walking stick Staff Sword, club Tower Missile, rocket Key
Definition: A sexualized representation of femininity and reproductive power--particularly through some object vaguely reminiscent of the vagina Girls parts: Gates Open doors Holes (i.e., keyhole) Cups