ARIES (March 21-April 19) *** You might not be looking forward to a conversation that has the potential to be awkward. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) **** You might wake up dreading that it is Monday, but you will be pleasantly surprised as the day goes on. Someone could surprise you .

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) *** You could opt to stay behind the scenes today. Conversations will surround you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** Zero in on a key matter that is instrumental to your well-being. Understand what is happening with a loved one. 

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) *** A disturbing conversation will provide the incentive to work through a problem. You’ll resolve an issue and leave everyone smiling.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** One-on-one relating will open up doors. You might want to explore your options. Reach out to someone at a distance .

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Relating on an individual level will help you understand someone who is a dominant presence in your life. Deal with a matter involving your finances.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** Be receptive to new ideas. You may be overwhelmed by what is happening around you. Defer to someone who needs to take the lead. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** Your mind might be on everything else but the here and now. Force yourself to focus by midday, or else you might not get done what you might need to.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** Tension could get you going this morning. Your creativity will find the answer to relieve the stress. 

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) *** You could be overwhelmed by everything you have to do, and you might need to adjust your plans. You won’t know for sure until you catch up with a key person.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** Share more of your wilder ideas that take you to some interesting places. A friend will respond well to this facet of your personality.

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