The Eagle's Gift - Study Guide Part 1, The Other Self, Chapter 3, Quasi Memories of the Other Self Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 44 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Eagle's Gift.
This section contains 373 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Eagle's Gift Study Guide

La Gorda diverts Carlos into talking about his dreaming. Once, dreaming about himself sleeping, Carlos gets involved: leaving his room and house through closed doors, with no sense of walking. The street is colorless and disorienting, and Carlos levitates. As the dream recurs, Carlos knows how to deal with it. He moves down the familiar street, stops in a coffee shop, sees people he knows. Other times, the street becomes a primeval valley and Carlos faces a huge saber-toothed tiger that teaches him to breathe in a particular way. Carlos feels his body grow more muscular.

When the apprentices dream, they have particular tasks (curing, predicting, building). La Gorda nervously recalls Don Juan mentioning violent, destructive "ghost dreaming," which entails "ghost helpers and allies." She...

(read more from the Part 1, The Other Self, Chapter 3, Quasi Memories of the Other Self Summary)

This section contains 373 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Eagle's Gift Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Eagle's Gift from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.