By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Finish off odds and ends on the 23rd so you can enjoy the festivities ahead of you. Expect to take on responsibilities for someone who isn’t feeling up to the task expected of them. Emotional moments can be expected on the 24th and 25th. Be prepared to comfort, sympathize and find solutions for someone you love. Choose your words carefully; they will carry a powerful message. Don’t ask for favours or offer to do too much for others on the 26th and 27th. You’ve done enough for one year and you owe it to yourself to take a break. Count your money and set up a budget on the 28th and 29th that will allow you to do something you enjoy as well as plan for something special.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): A day trip on the 23rd will lead to valuable knowledge regarding someone or something that will influence your life in the near future. You know what you should do on the 24th and 25th but will have trouble executing what’s expected of you. Show compassion and use diplomacy and you will find it much easier to express what needs to be said before you move forward. An emotional issue will arise on the 26th and 27th if you have been neglectful or not addressed matters that should have been taken care of already. An impulsive purchase will set you back on the 28th and 29th. Don’t feel you must buy your way out of an awkward situation. Sympathy is sufficient.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Offer kindness on the 23rd but don’t let it cost you. It’s important to show support and to give suggestions but don’t go overboard or make unrealistic promises. Put what you know into play on the 24th and 25th. You will dazzle your peers with your insight, knowledge and relentless drive for perfection and completion. Don’t hesitate to ask for favours on the 26th and 27th. You will not only get the help you need but you will come in contact with someone looking for a partner who has exactly what you have to offer. Focus on relationships on the 28th and 29th and you will get the response you are looking for. Love is in the stars and a commitment can be made.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t hide your emotions on the 23rd. You need to express your feelings if you want to get answers as well as the support you need to move forward with your plans. Use your imagination and work quietly on your own on the 24th and 25th but don’t push what you are doing or what you want onto anyone else or you will meet with opposition. Change is heading your way on the 26th and 27th. You can embrace it and make fundamental gains or you can fight it and get absolutely nowhere. You’ll have choices to make on the 28th and 29th that will influence your status and position. Make sure you choose what’s best for you mentally, emotionally, financially and physically.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Helping a friend or relative is a nice gesture but, on the 23rd, it will lead to emotional uncertainty and feeling used. It’s best to stick close to home. You will come into money or invest in something that will bring you greater rewards on the 24th and 25th. Making alterations to your home or living arrangements will pay off. Emotional deception can be expected when dealing with a family member on the 26th and 27th. Be crystal clear when asking questions or giving answers. Leave nothing unsaid. Make plans to do something with friends or to socialize with people who share your interests on the 28th and 29th. It’s important to surround yourself with positive people.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Someone from your past may come to mind on the 23rd. Before you make contact, consider why you lost touch with one another. It may deter you from doing so now. Don’t take what others say to heart on the 24th and 25th. You have to decide what you feel is right and what isn’t. Getting angry will be a waste of time and may ruin a friendship. Consider what your job entails and whether you are doing your very best on the 26th and 27th. Find a way to make your work stand out and you will receive praise. A disagreement with someone you are close to will disrupt your plans on the 28th and 29th. Leave well enough alone. It doesn’t matter if your opinions differ.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look past any obstacles you face on the 23rd. Just because someone doesn’t agree with you doesn’t mean you have to change your way of thinking or doing things. An emotional matter will surface on the 24th and 25th but, as long as you go with it instead of fighting it, you will work things out in a positive manner. Listening and compromising are all it will take. Put your creative touch on whatever you do on the 26th and 27th. You can make interesting changes that will bring you compliments. Fix up your residence and prepare to entertain. Travel plans that promise adventure should be discussed on the 28th and 29th. You need something like a vacation to look forward to.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Do your best on the 23rd and you will be praised for your contribution. A fundraiser or offering someone in need a service you can perform will add to your popularity. It’s best to keep your thoughts and plans to yourself on the 24th and 25th. The element of surprise will help you get what you want. Your creative imagination will attract interest. Take time on the 26th and 27th. It’s best to do things right. It’s quality not quantity that will count in the end. Infatuation can lead to trouble on the 28th and 29th. Step back and look at the big picture before you get involved in a situation that appears to be deceptive. Protect your interests, assets and personal life.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You can make interesting changes at home or to your personal life on the 23rd. Follow through with your plans and don’t be afraid of what someone thinks or says. You can secure your position and stabilize your life on the 24th and 25th. Do what you do best or what comes naturally and you will find your niche and a way to incorporate what you like to do for a profit. Someone may have a hidden agenda on the 26th and 27th but, as long as you stay true to your own beliefs, you will avoid being manipulated. You’ll be emotional on the 28th and 29th regarding changes occurring in your personal and professional life. Don’t fret about something you cannot change.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Line up your things to do and get moving on the 23rd. You have no time to waste with regard to investments, contracts or anything else that has a time limit. You’ll need to look at all the ins and outs of a project you are considering on the 24th and 25th. Not everything will be as clear cut as it seems. Look at the less obvious areas where an error might occur and you will save time and money. An opportunity is apparent on the 26th and 27th that will help pave the way for you to excel with something you’ve been working on for some time. Offering help to someone in need on the 28th and 29th will pay off when you need a favour in return. Care, share and reap the rewards.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A friendship will undergo some changes on the 23rd that can have a lasting effect. Impulsive actions will be impossible to reverse. Take care of legal and financial matters on the 24th and 25th. Removing debt will help you feel less stressed. You will get good advice from someone in a position of authority. Bide by the rules and you will avoid trouble. An emotional matter regarding where you reside must be dealt with swiftly on the 26th and 27th in order to avoid having to make concessions or a move. An offer you cannot refuse on the 28th and 29th can be the start of a new career. Do your very best and don’t be afraid to try new things. You’ll learn quickly and will excel.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You’ll be torn between what and with whom you must do things on the 23rd and what and with whom you want to do things. Gauge your time wisely and you may be able to do both. The more you offer others on the 24th and 25th, the more you will get in return. A little discipline will go a long way, especially when used to reach one of your goals. Make sure you know exactly what your financial situation is on the 26th and 27th before you make a notion to pay for someone else or purchase something that you don’t really need. You will tend to be erratic and unpredictable on the 28th and 29th. Try not to confuse the people you are closest to or you may encounter opposition.