Years ago, when my children were young, myself and my daughter, who was two at the time, were asleep next to each other and I found myself dreaming about a big red balloon. I watched it anxiously as I felt that something was going to happen. Suddenly it burst in my face. At that precise moment, my daughter cried out in her sleep, ‘My balloon!’ Had we been dreaming the same dream? Kate Mckenna, Romney Marsh, Kent.