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What does it mean when you dream about sucking?

Sucking is an instinctive act of seeking nurturance. A dream about sucking can relate to childhood feelings of being nurtured or of being dependent. There are also numerous slang usages of this term, including advice to “suck it up” and “sucking up” to someone in authority.

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"Their backstory is that they can't have children and that Lady Macbeth keeps miscarrying all the time but there's this one child who survived - which she's refering to when she says 'I've given suck' - but that this one died as well .
Macbeth's "fiend-like Queen" may have once "given suck" but, following the Weird Sisters' prophesies, the only offspring of this union are apparitions of a bloody child and child crowned, symbolic of a "dead-end" succession.

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