ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Listen to what is being offered, and know that you do not have to agree. A partner or an associate has strong ideas.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) *** Do your best to take care of errands and other responsibilities. You easily could be overwhelmed, so opt for a change of pace.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) ***** You simply can't rein in your imagination. You might decide not to discuss your flights of fancy. A relationship with a new friend delights you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) *** If you can isolate yourself, you will get more done. You like a cozy environment, so consider adding a plant or painting to your office; it will add to your productivity.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** Respond to all of your messages, calls and meetings. Be willing to go along with someone's off-the-wall idea or suggestion.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) *** Take into account the cost of what needs to be done. It is better to take a solid look at the budget for a project before going forward.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Use today to the max for any situation or project that you feel is important. Others will surprise you with their responses.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) *** Play it low-key. More facts and information will emerge if you observe, listen and make a subtle comment here and there. You could be surprised at what you have missed.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** Use the daylight hours to maximize your interests. You might be involved with an important project or a key interaction. Others are receptive to you.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** Take a stand, but don't be upset if someone has a strong reaction. Just for now, let go of traditional thinking as you approach a problem.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** Detach, and you will understand more. You succeed because you look beyond the obvious. How you see a personal matter could change.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** An unexpected event or comment might influence your self-image, and could work against fluid communication. You are trying to digest too much, too fast.

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