ARIES (March 21-April 19) ***** Don’t be too busy to stop and have a chat with a friend you rarely see. You might be taken aback by what this person shares with you.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) *** Be careful with any form of indulgence. This type of behavior might be fine sometimes; however, it is important to choose occasions carefully.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** You exude a compassionate attitude that attracts people. Be cautious, as someone around you might not have the best intentions.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** You have a lot to consider. At this moment in time, you might be keeping your opinions to yourself. You know what you need to do.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** Handle a hassle before it becomes a major problem. Someone involved could be controlling and difficult. Know what you want from this situation.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** You might want to address a problem much differently. You’ll have demands that must be met, like having a discussion with a close friend.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** A situation on the personal front could hold you back from achieving a certain goal. Investigate the alternatives and see if a quicker solution can be implemented.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** Your ability to read between the lines will be more important than you recognize. What a friend leaves out could be more important than what he or she says.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** You might want to listen to a well-meaning friend. This person is not overcritical, and he or she looks at you with understanding.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** Sometimes people pull away from you when you become too controlling. You might wonder what is the best way to handle a situation.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ***** You have a great sense of adventure, and it will come out when dealing with a loved one. Once the fun begins, it could be close to impossible to stop.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) *** A situation involving your personal life will make you smile. You could be delighting in the whimsical nature of a child or loved one.

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