ARIES (March 21-April 19) ***** Close relating seems right and fulfilling. You are unable to proceed any further without some R and R. Have a conversation with a loved one.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ***** Defer to a partner. This person will enjoy your attitude and feel special. Don't let a power struggle become predominant. Conversations today will happen again.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Slow down, and get some much-needed R and R. You might be confused as to which way you should turn in a situation. Enjoy a sense of beginnings.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) ***** Express your caring in a spontaneous, loving manner. A loved one could adore your expressive mood, and he or she will be more expressive as a result.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** You're typically not a stick in the mud, but right now, you could be mistaken for one. You'll consider making a change in your personal life. Honor your needs.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** Keep conversations moving by nodding more and making less critical comments. Your sense of direction takes you down a new path.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Going overboard or developing a devil-may-care attitude will have its ramifications. Be aware of your limits. You can indulge only so much.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ***** You will toss yourself 110 percent into whatever you do. Your charisma and high energy attract many people. Don't make announcements.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** Know that you need some time to yourself to re-energize, get some R and R and/or take care of a project. Make plans for later in the day.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) ***** Join friends, go to a game or do some shopping. You are happiest when you're with others. Don't pressure yourself. Go with the flow.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** Others have many expectations of you, and you also have expectations of yourself. Know that you will be able to meet them, no matter what.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) ***** Choose a fun activity or pastime that allows you to escape the here-and-now. Call a close friend or loved one to join you.

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