By EUGENIA LAST
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You don’t have to like everyone you see on the 25th and 26th, but you should keep the peace. Look your best and be on your best behaviour. It’s what you offer others, not what you receive, that will help you get ahead on the 27th and 28th. Do your best to get along with and work alongside others. Emotional problems related to something you may have forgotten to do will surface on the 29th and 30th. Take care of unfinished business before it’s too late or too costly. You will be spontaneous on the 31st. Try to gauge what you do so you don’t end up with too much responsibility and not enough time to do things properly.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t let anyone know how you feel about a work or financial situation that is bothering you on the 25th and 26th. Offer what you can to friends and family but, most of all, take the time to listen. Don’t let anyone take advantage of you on the 27th and 28th. A bargain is likely to turn out to be a disappointment. Don’t overspend, overindulge or overdo. Impulsive money management will lead to emotional discord on the 29th and 30th. Think twice before you make a promise. Concentrate on entertainment that won’t break your budget. Uncertainty regarding your future will be prevalent on the 31st. Consider all your options, but don’t make a move just yet.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Traveling or just spending time with someone you love will be inviting on the 25th and 26th. Friends, relatives and neighbours will have your best interest at heart. Take a creative approach on the 27th and 28th to a job you must complete before the year ends and you will discover an innovative way to get ahead. Not everyone will be on your side on the 29th and 30th. Don’t follow the crowd or get involved in something that you shouldn’t because you don’t want to feel left out. Do what’s best for you rather than fold under pressure. A change of heart will be to your advantage on the 31st. Follow through with your plans, regardless of what others do.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Money matters must be looked at seriously on the 25th and 26th. If you’ve put out more than you have gotten back, you may want to reconsider arrangements. Emotional deception is present on the 27th and 28th. It’s important that you deal with responsibilities quickly so you can make the changes necessary to your emotional well-being. A change at home on the 29th and 30th will help prepare you to start out the upcoming year on the right foot. Act now and avoid being overwhelmed later. A partnership problem is apparent on the 31st. Before you jump in and make a commitment, listen to what’s being asked of you.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Put love and important relationships first on the 25th and 26th. You have to own up to your mistakes and praise those who have stood by you. Indulgence is the enemy; truth and honesty are your friends. A serious moment with someone you have an arrangement with on the 27th and 28th will help to clarify the direction you are prepared to take. Short last-minute trips on the 29th and 30th will turn out to be to your benefit in terms of what you learn and who you meet along the way. React from the heart on the 31st, and you will get the response you are looking for. Now is the time to make amends, as well as promises to someone you want to spend more time with.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Stay mellow on the 25th and 26th. Nothing will be gained by criticizing or complaining to win a point. It is best to bide your time and get along with friends and family. An unusual partnership with someone will take an unexpected turn on the 27th and 28th. You may want to clarify what you want to see happen before you decide to honour the changes being suggested. Don’t let your discontent on the 29th and 30th lead to an argument you cannot win. It is best to keep busy and refrain from making impulsive decisions or moves. Don’t break your budget on the 31st. You may want to keep up appearances, but being frugal will lead to peace of mind.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Force won’t work on the 25th and 26th. Don’t try to twist someone’s arm or make demands that will hurt family relationships. Take care of your responsibilities graciously. Love, romance and spending time with the people you enjoy being with most should be your goal on the 27th and 28th. Updating your look will lift your spirits and put you in the mood for an entertaining end to the year. Don’t let your emotions cloud your vision pertaining to a job or career move you should be considering on the 29th and 30th. Problems with authority figures will be difficult to deal with on the 31st. Abide by the rules or expect to pay the price.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Being stern on the 25th and 26th will not win popularity with family and friends. You may not agree with what others do, but don’t meddle or point fingers. Emotional problems will stem from a situation that affects your living arrangements on the 27th and 28th. Don’t believe everything you hear, especially if it’s from someone who is trying to please you or change your mind. A physical move or decision you make on the 29th and 30th regarding your home and helping someone will bring greater clarity to how you should proceed. A change of scenery on the 31st will help lift your spirits and change your mind-set as you close one year and open another.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Remembering the past on the 25th and 26th will help you build a better future. Reminisce with old friends and family and you will reconnect with an important part of your past. Your ability to tell a good story on the 27th and 28th will bring you greater popularity and help you realize some of your finer qualities and how you can put them to better use. Don’t let an emotional situation lead to an argument on the 29th and 30th that has the potential to end tragically. Patience is a virtue and forgiveness a must. Prepare to make interesting personal changes on the 31st. You are heading into a whole new set of circumstances that will help you develop new skills.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look at your situation carefully on the 25th and 26th, but don’t feel you have to be the one taking on the brunt of the responsibilities. Delegate what you want done without feeling bad. Your ability to take charge on the 27th and 28th will show others how capable and dedicated you can be. Let the past be your guide to future victories. Good fortune is heading your way on the 29th and 30th. Getting back to basics and realizing what you can and should be doing will ease your mind and stimulate your plans. Don’t jump into something too quickly on the 31st. A problem with something or someone from your past is apparent. Reserve judgment until all facts are in.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Love is highlighted on the 25th and 26th. What you do for others doesn’t have to be expensive, but it does have to come from the heart. Your time and effort are precious commodities. You can size up your financial situation on the 27th and 28th and set up a new budget that will help you reach your goals next year. A commitment to someone will help to stabilize your life. Emotional anger will stand in your way on the 29th and 30th. Size up your situation and let bygones be bygones. You can do something nice for someone on the 31st, but don’t get taken advantage of. It’s important that you feel good about what you do without taking a costly hit emotionally.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You may be confused on the 25th and 26th by someone who is sending you mixed signals. Ask questions if you are unsure where you stand or what’s expected of you. Firm up a contract or arrangement on the 27th and 28th. End the year with everything in place and you’ll feel better. Passion must take precedence over anger on the 29th and 30th. It’s easier to smile than to frown, and it can make a big difference to the outcome of a relationship. Being spontaneous may seem appealing on the 31st, but it can lead to a force play that will cost you financially. Don’t get angry with someone who is stopping you from making a mistake.