ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** You make quite an impression on someone. If this person has any preconceived impressions about you, they will slip away as your authentic self emerges. .

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ***** You might rock the boat, which is something you usually try not to do. A new perspective results from discussing a situation. An associate could become withdrawn.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) *** You might not want to reveal all of your thoughts about a key partnership, as you could realize how many changes you have gone through with the other party.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** You have the backing of friends. For the most part, you can do no wrong; however, there always seems to be someone who likes being contentious.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) *** You are inclined to dive into work and get as much done as possible. You might have a new approach. Let others feel free to comment. Resist a squabble if possible.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ***** Conversations with you often come up cold or not direct, especially at this present time. Establish limits. A loved one shows unusual caring, allowing you to relax.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) *** You can't seem to gain sufficient control in a certain situation. Someone around you is particularly creative, so it would be wise to ask this person for his or her advice.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** You seem to pick the right words to get a situation moving. Understand that you can be more dominant. It is hard for you to give up control, but step back more often.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** You are your own worst critic. You might want to open up to others' ideas and share more of what you experience. You are surrounded by compassion.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** Listen to news responsively. You are capable of opening someone up who might be closed down right now. You know how to persuade this person to share.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) *** Be careful with someone you meet today for the first time, as this person might not be everything that he or she claims to be. *is or her words will reveal much.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) *** Touch base with someone at a distance. Your feeling will change once you start a discussion. You might feel as if someone is making a problem more complicated.

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