overwhelmed and disheartened, one can see the lessons in the circumstance, perhapsrebounding with more wisdom and strength than before. Mimulus - This essence is the core remedy for known fears in everyday life. Those needing thisessence can be hypersensitive to common events which will elicit an out-of-proportion fearresponse. The fear may be found in the physical body centered in the solar plexus, which maychurn with anxiety. Mimulus flower essence helps bring courage to these individuals, bringing thestrength of the higher Self to the personality so that they may find joy and exuberance in theirlives. Clematis - The Clematis flower essence type is a dreamy one; there is insufficient interest in theimmediate moment of daily life. The individual may have a strong inner life - the abilities to dream,visualize and imagine are well developed, but the manifestation into the physical world is notstrong. Clematis can help bring a warmth to the bodily incarnation, such that the individual canchannel their great gifts into the here and now. Agrimony - The Agimony flower essence type tends to hide more deeply rooted pain or ailmentsbehind a cheerful façade, both inwardly and outwardly. They may make light of their ownsuffering, or try to ignore it all together, when really there are patterns and feelings which need tobe addressed for personal growth and healing. These individuals may have been raised in strictenvironments, which may not have allowed the expression of such troubles. Agrimony floweressence can help them find inner peace, by allowing the connection to true inner conditions,acceptance of these conditions, and subsequent transformation. Chicory - Filled with self-pity, and the 'nobody appreciates me' attitude, the Chicory flower essencetype squanders their light by demanding it from others. A guise of seemingly loving behavior canbe used to manipulate others into feeding somewhat selfish needs. The Chicory essence isconsidered important for clearing loving energy pathways so they may be directed outward andgiven freely. May be particularly helpful with children who have a pattern of negative behavior fordemanding attention. Vervain - The lesson of Vervain flower essence is one of balance. The individual in need ofVervain may be extreme, over-bearing, and very strong - perhaps inflexible - in their ways. Thoughtheir energies are high, the single-minded efforts of the Vervain type can result in stress, whengiven situations where flexibility is required. This is where the mind-body connection can be lost;the mind can be so strongly committed to a particular action, it may no longer consider the long-term effects to the physical being. Vervain flower essence brings grounding and earthly balance,allowing these strong-willed individuals the flexibility necessary to manifest their great intentionsand efforts. Centaury - The flower essence for those who cannot say no. The Chicory essence type finds theirreason for being in the service and acceptance of others. The result is no true value of self, andthe spreading thin of personal energies. There is the recurrent theme of personal boundariesbeing overstepped, because the will to create and enforce those boundaries is weak. Chicoryflower essence strengthens the value of one's self, supporting the notion that one's life in and ofitself is of importance. The idea that one must truly be honoring and respectful to one's self first,before others can be served, is reinforced - It is then that personal healing can finally be initiatedas a powerful force.