By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Do whatever it takes on the 17th to help someone in need. Your physical and emotional contribution will lead to the start of a long-lasting friendship. You have to be practical on the 18th, 19th and 20th if you plan to make alterations to your living arrangements or you are considering any sort of personal change. Uncertainty will be your downfall. Size up every situation you face and make precise plans. You’ll find it difficult to stick to one thing on the 21st and 22nd. Don’t hesitate to change your mind if it will benefit you or ease stress. Taking on too much on the 23rd will keep you out of trouble as long as you get your chores out of the way first.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Keep things simple on the 17th, as soon as you overreact you will lose whatever ground you have gained. You can push but you can’t overdo. You’ll find it much easier to communicate about personal issues on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Do your best to clear up any misunderstanding that may have developed between you and a friend. Minor ailments can be expected if you don’t get enough rest. Protect your health and your assets. Be careful not to share too much information on the 21st and 22nd with someone who is likely to gossip. A surprise will make someone happy. You must contain your feelings and suppress any anger you feel in order to avoid trouble on the 23rd.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): A little stretch will go a long way on the 17th. Plan to expand your horizons emotionally, financially and physically. The more you put out, the more you’ll get back. Someone will play mind games with you on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Keep a clear head and refuse to let your emotions play a role in how you respond to others at work and at home. Deception is apparent and honesty will be necessary if you want to move forward. Keep busy on the 21st and 22nd and you will avoid facing a personal problem. Patience and understanding will help you smooth over any misunderstanding. Control will be needed on the 23rd. Overdoing it in any way will come back to haunt you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Remain calm on the 17th. A problem with communication concerning an emotional matter will escalate quickly if you aren’t diplomatic. A partnership will need a little tender loving care on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Do your best to please but don’t promise something you may regret later. It’s important to be true to yourself as well as to whomever you are dealing with. Don’t let anyone goad you into an awkward position on the 21st and 22nd. You have to be smart, listen carefully and, most of all, take your time to respond with everyone’s best interests in mind. Someone from your past is likely to cause problems on the 23rd. Avoid reunions or functions that deal with your past.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t spend for the wrong reason on the 17th. You don’t need to impress anyone with what you have or by being extravagant. Generosity of heart, not wallet, will count. Impulsive action on the 18th, 19th and 20th will result in a mistake that may be difficult to reverse. Before you do or say something that has long-term consequences, consider what you really want and focus on making the most of your situation. Put your thoughts into getting ahead on the 21st and 22nd. Raise your earning potential by picking up new skills or knowledge. You really need to kick back and relax on the 23rd. Don’t let what others do cause you grief. A little alone-time will do you good.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You may have trouble keeping a secret on the 17th regarding work, money or your status. Don’t trust anyone with information you don’t want spread around. An emotional situation will develop on the 18th, 19th and 20th that can lead to an argument or a change of plans that will affect your current position or a relationship you have with someone. Don’t let anger overrule your best course of action. Spending money or donating more than you can afford is apparent on the 21st and 22nd. Go over your financial papers before you decide to be generous. Make changes at home on the 23rd that will please you and be more conducive to an interest or hobby you want to pursue.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A pick-me-up will do you good on the 17th. Go to your local spa or socialize with someone you love to spend time with. You can make a good impression at work on the 18th, 19th and 20th if you share your vision with your peers and superiors. However, a problem will arise if you spend too much time primping or neglecting what needs to be done. An emotional issue will surface with regard to a partnership on the 21st and 22nd. Be patient and listen to what’s being said before you make a move that is permanent. Money is heading your way on the 23rd via a winning, investment or settlement. Enjoy the moment but don’t overindulge or overspend.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Situations at home will not be as they appear on the 17th. Dig deeper to find out more about the way others feel before making a final decision. A trip or researching information that will help you make better choices will benefit you on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Love is highlighted; do something special for someone you care about. Keep your emotions out of any business deal or money matter that you are discussing on the 21st and 22nd. Give straight answers and ask pertinent questions. Use your vision, creativity and originality on the 23rd and you will make good choices regarding your home, family and personal relationships. Love is on the rise.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put more emphasis on home, family and the ones you love on the 17th and you will keep everyone happy. Don’t do anything that will give a false impression. Honesty will count. Emotions will lead to arguments on the 18th, 19th and 20th if you are fickle or pay too much attention to the wrong people. Charity begins at home and your thoughts and respect should remain with the people who care about you most. Don’t overspend on the 21st and 22nd to compensate for something you did earlier in the week. Your attention and affection will be all that’s required. Making worthwhile changes to your living arrangements or space on the 23rd will benefit you in the end.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Ease into anything you want to do or pursue on the 17th. You may change your mind several times before you get things right. Proceed with caution. Check out all your options on the 18th, 19th and 20th. You may be able to incorporate something you used to do for a living into something you want to do in the future. A service you can offer must be developed before you discuss your plans with colleagues. Uncertainty will lead to an emotional encounter on the 21st and 22nd. You will have to let your partner know where you stand and what you are up to. Stick close to home on the 23rd and do everything you can to please and pamper the ones you love.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Your emotions will be close to the surface on the 17th. Be careful not to upset someone without due cause. Keep your personal thoughts to yourself. Taking on too much responsibility at home or at work may be necessary on the 18th, 19th and 20th but it will be taxing as well. Get as much rest and handle whatever situation arises with patience, tolerance and an open mind. You can make advancements on the 21st and 22nd, personally and professionally, if you nurture the relationships you have with others. Your past experience will help you make the right decision. You will be inclined to offer too much on the 23rd. Rethink your proposal and size down on your offer.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Emotions will be close to the surface on the 17th. You’ll have to be honest with everyone, including yourself, if you want to make the right move. A disagreement will develop if you let your emotions take over on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Listen to what others have to say; the advice may not be what you want to hear but it will be based on truth and in good faith. Use your past experience on the 21st and 22nd to make happen whatever changes are necessary. Pull in the help you require and get on with your life. Overspending will be your downfall on the 23rd. Don’t impress someone with what you have or by being generous. Let others like you for who you are, not what you have.