Suffering, loss, misery. Burden, oppression. Doubt and desolation. Illness. May mean death of a loved one.
Death, failure, miscarriage, delay, deception, disappointment, despair.
Bad news, violent chagrin, crisis, censure, power in trammels, conflict, calumny; also sickness.
Whatsoever is intimated by the design; also pain, affliction, tears, sadness, desolation. It is not especially a card of violent death.
The main concept of the deck is the opposition and interaction of light and darkness. Drawings are filled with sunlight and shadows. The characters on the cards are contemporary people with anxieties and joys that we understand.