If you were dreaming of negotiating with a powerful authority, it means you are fighting with yourself. You have reached your limits and now you need to bargain and negotiate to move beyond this bottleneck. You a a confrontation. You may need to sacrifice something which you hold dear to your heart. This type of dream can be triggered when you face decisions in your waking life. When you can’t have your cake and eat it, you need to choose what is more important to you.