Danse Macabre The Tower

The Tower

How could we have been so wrong, so fooled, so naive, or so blind?


Disaster, shaken foundations, sudden change, revolution. A sudden, dramatic upheaval or reversal in fortune. A good situation may be replaced with one that is bad, or the other way round.

The Tower can be seen as a place of imprisonment and illusion and the destruction of this edifice paves the way to an experience of freedom in our lives.

When reversed or otherwise ill-dignified:

Similar to the upright interpretation of the card, but with focus on its negative aspect.