Psychologically: What happens there in the dream (also in garrets, lofts etc.) becomes from the dreaming 'too top-heavy', too exclusively intellectually looks. After C.G.Jung the spiritual area and the consciousness is symbolised by the uppermost area of a house. The statement also refers to it that somebody is not 'quite right in the upper small room' if one wants to say with the fact that he does not work 'spiritually normally'. (See also