Venus rules both Taurus and Libra. When she’s in Taurus, she’s in her main home – the one close to friends, loved ones and responsibilities. Here she handles the business of her life’s purpose. Today, as Venus opens the front door to Libra, her second home, she’s on vacation. This is where she indulges all of her dearest pleasures.
ARIES (March 21-April 19). You’ll be dealing in matters of pleasure and guilt, weighing one against the other to determine just how far you can go into the realm of empty gratification. It could be that even one step toward temptation is too much.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Some memories come back, inducing cringes. Some memories come back, majestically. Some memories never come back at all. Make a special effort so today’s occurrences will be memorable enough to warrant the round trip.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21). There’s a drive in you to do important work. An analytical friend will be an asset to you now, as this person can help you distinguish between worthy and unworthy causes.
CANCER (June 22-July 22). What you desire may fly in the face of reason. It’s best not to bring it up in polite company just yet. Wait until you’re alone with your thoughts to process what you want and why you want it.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Your colors will show up in strange ways today. The gold, red and purple that represent the royal lion will seem to fly like a flag, declaring that you are indeed the ruler of your life.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). People mirror the way their thoughts travel in how they physically get around. Today you’ll rather enjoy those who amble along, meandering in a few loopy detours along the way.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You’ll need help at home because there is currently too much other stuff going on that is distracting you from domestic life. Business and social happenings take up the lion’s share of attention but are highly fulfilling.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). With your all-conquering spirit, you’ll interpret life’s little disappointments as encouraging messages from the universe, such as: “You’re strong.” ”You can do more.” ”You were meant for better than this.”
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Small victories reflect a bigger kind of win. You’ll put energy into mastering a game or technique, but what you’re really mastering is the art of being you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). What is to one person an accurate account is to another person a cynical observation. You take the middle ground. You’re accurate enough to be realistic, but you’ll still position the facts in a flattering light.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You admire people who do not speak ill of their loved ones, and you regret the times in which you have said too much. Temporary irritations will pass. Patience and quiet help them pass without too much negativity.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Acting in accordance with your personal morality system will bring health and vitality to all aspects of your life. Note that your personal morality isn’t necessarily the same as the next person’s.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY. You’ll prove that acquired knowledge is not the path to greatness as you bring something more than can be learned through study to an endeavor and reach a high level of achievement. You’ll work hard through September and October. November features new relationships. You’ll be hand-in-hand with a partner through 2014. Cancer and Virgo people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 5, 23, 9, 30 and 26.
WEEKEND LOVE FORECAST: ARIES: Get out as much as possible. Polish your social skills. An opportunity is coming, so get ready for it. TAURUS: You’ll feel more confident when you know you have people in your corner. Talk to someone who will be on your side no matter what. GEMINI: If you’re dealing with a foxy person, it behooves you to also play the fox. CANCER: You can never be certain of your loved one, and that mystery is part of what keeps you coming back. LEO: You’ll travel happily when you’re next to someone who makes you laugh. VIRGO: Do not take on another person’s problems, no matter how attractive this person may be. LIBRA: You’re an astute observer of other people’s relationships. This sheds light on your own. SCORPIO: Following a lost person will only get you both lost – but it also could be a lot of fun. SAGITTARIUS: Do what makes your soul sing. A happy soul equals a happy love life. CAPRICORN: Get proof of a person’s mettle before you give your heart. AQUARIUS: Logistics come together, and relationships feel like they were meant to be. PISCES: Share your beliefs. The other person’s may be different and yet still valid.
COUPLE OF THE WEEKEND: The Capricorn moon and the Leo sun highlight partnerships between this productive twosome. Leo brings fanciful ideas and playful creativity to their endeavors, while Capricorn thrills Leo with an amazing ability to turn castles on the clouds into real brick-and-mortar structures. Capricorn will seem to have all the answers, but that’s only because the sea goat is adept at asking good questions.
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