In myth, a journey represents the call of fate, the transferrence of a hero to an unknown zone, full of danger and TREASURE in an unknown land, an underworld, a FOREST, a lost ISLAND, or a MOUNTAIN. Symbolically, it is a spiritual adventure, designed to explore the Self until serenity is achieved. Desire for discovery or change is inherent. Mostly related to flying, swimming and running. In pyschology, the fear, endless sojourn of the lost mother.

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