The mereman has been rolled into a trap, see the little guy hiding behind the rocks holding the end of the net?
I'm reminded by this card that occasionally we get ourselves in this position...the thing to remember is we are both figures. In the general course of life no one can make us do something we are unwilling to do. The tighter the net gets the more we need to look to ourselves to find the reason.
"The perfect no-stress environment is the grave. When we change our perception we gain control." ~ Greg Anderson 1964-