In our world, we must come to terms with the conflation of sexual desire and violence. We don’t like to think of it this way, but there is a relationship between the two, it has many expressions, and we all experience them in one way or another. There’s an element to your astrology this week that reminds me of a drain of violent impulses from your emotional body.
Distinguishing ourselves from our parents can take a lot of work but at the end of the day this is the only thing that can rightly be called human progress. Or perhaps it’s better to say that those people who actually make progress who succeed in growing and who adapt to the world in healthy ways are the ones who have successfully dealt with the many unresolved and leftover issues that their parents passed along to them.
Watch business negotiations carefully this month and, for that matter, personal negotiations. Keep a notebook and keep track of what you exchange, how your worth fluctuates on a day-to-day basis, and how what you believe about money fluctuates probably a bit more frequently than that. Keep track of how your notion of your worth in the lives others changes.
Since 1994, the world has been living through a mini-Age of Sagittarius. It’s hard to imagine a mini Sagittarian anything, but on the cosmic scale, 12 years is a blink of the eyes. But beginning now and through 2007, this era we’ve all been experiencing will reveal its true colors — and bold those colors are.
You may not feel like playing politics; more likely, you feel like playing hardball. You need to play a little of both. Be careful that you don’t suck up to the self-interest of others, however. You need to be making the case for collective interest, and to state plainly that adaptability is a virtue.