This is the classic rescue dream – To dream of throwing a life buoy into the sea to save a drowning man. In real life, not all people are brave enough to do this. One of the common and first response, is to panic and stare. If you have the presence of mind to throw a life buoy into the sea to save a drowning man/ woman or child, then you are an extraordinary person.
If you have dreamed this dream, it can mean you have an emergency situation in your real life. This may have triggered this type of dream, as a call to take action.