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Worm Symbolism?

Post by Alasdair » 04 Jun 2005, 00:03

I do not know if this is the correct place to be asking the question, but has anyone heard of what a worm/inchworm/caterpillar symbolises? I have had two of them on my left shoulder, one yesterday and one today. Both showed up at the same time on my shoulder, in the same part of my house. I was sitting at the dinner table eating and both times family members pointed out an inchworm on me. They were two different colors and types, and i put both outside so they couldn't have been the same one. Anyway, i was wondering if anyone knows what inchworms symbolise? thanks hehe
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Re: Worm Symbolism?

Post by DJ Droood » 07 Apr 2010, 12:51

Alasdair wrote:Anyway, i was wondering if anyone knows what inchworms symbolise? thanks hehe
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Re: Worm Symbolism?

Post by Spirit Bear » 22 Jun 2010, 09:05

The symbolism of worms, catterpillars etc. is described in the books 'Animal Wise' from Ted Andrews and 'If Animals Could Talk' from Christiane Beerlandt.
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Post by Nightfalls » 22 Jun 2010, 09:42

Alasdair wrote:Both showed up at the same time on my shoulder, in the same part of my house. I was sitting at the dinner table eating and both times family members pointed out an inchworm on me.
I believe that symbolizes a hole in your roof or they just like your cooking :wink:
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