Psychologically: The impotence is not to be understood in the dream literally. She mostly symbolises the disappointment of the dreaming in a partnership, often in the sexual area. Impotence points in particular cases really to sexual problems which one must treat with technical help. However, often the feeling is expressed to be a weakling and failure, - behind it there stands treatment destitute feeling of inferiority and the fear of the loss of certain abilities. (See also curtailment, castration,