As everything in a dream is false, senseless, and contradictory, except for the feeling that guides the dream, so in this sort of communication, contrary to all the laws of reason, it was not the words that were consistent and clear, but only the feeling that guided them.
p. 1175 in P/V
from page 701-702, volume 2 of original text
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation pp. 1174-1176