ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** You can't seem to escape the innate tension of the day. People will be sending out mixed messages. The unexpected could occur while a control game is being played.

TAURUS (April 20- May 20) *** If you feel like you need some private time, take it; otherwise, pressure could build when you deal with others. The unexpected is a source of insight.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** You know what you want, and you're likely to get it. Meet up with some friends at church or for a late brunch. You will see more opportunities for fun.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** You might want to have a long-overdue discussion. Starting the conversation might be more difficult than you realize.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** Keep reaching out to someone at a distance. Try not to get caught up in the chaos of the moment. Detach and let your mind drift off to better times.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) *** Deal with someone directly who recently has been unreliable. This person is very unpredictable, which might cause a lot of friction within a relationship.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** You might want to consider deferring to others. You likely will want someone else to run with the ball and leave you behind. A child or new friend could become defiant.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** You might be dominating a situation through conversation or even nonverbal language. The results could be unexpected. Be ready.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** Your mischievous sense of fun could backfire and have someone spinning in a different direction. Humor is important in this situation, so don't hold back.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** You might not be able to unravel the problem that a power play could create. Be open regarding how you feel about a domestic matter.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** Openly listen to news that involves a neighbor or sibling. You might want to consider a new path. Avoid acting in any vindictive or punitive manner.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) *** You could make a mistake with your finances if you are not careful. Someone clearly wants to have something go his or her way and only that way.

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