An upcoming crisis in the attainment of a cherished goal.

If the dreamer fails the exam, or if he awakens before knowing whether he passed or failed, the goal may be unfeasible at this time and should be re-examined.

If the dreamer passes the exam, then, in spite of obstacles, he has it in him to get what he wants.

Astrological parallel: Saturn or Uranus Tarot parallel: The Tower