i figured this was something that someone out there might find interesting. http://www.psychicguild.com/dream_animals.php scroll down. http://www.dreammoods.com/dreamthemes/animals2.htm#octopus top of the page. http://www.dreamloverinc.com/o.htm#Octopus and some more. http://www.soulfuture.com/dream_dictionary/symbols_o/octopus_dream_dictionary.asp yet more. yup, i'm not doing anything useful with my life right now. anyone with the power to do so can feel free to move this if it's in the wrong forum.