ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Innate tension causes you to make demands in your unique style. You will want to take charge if someone else isn't doing the job. Your natural leadership emerges.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) **** You might be witness to a friend - or a situation - getting off track. The severity of how far off will be dependent on your attempt to help those involved gain clarity.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Your honesty takes you to a new level of understanding, and others respond in kind. A family member might express his or her thoughts in a harsh way.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) *** You go with the flow, despite encountering difficulties. The news you hear could be cluttered and not totally accurate. Encourage others to brainstorm.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) ** You can do whatever you want. Listen to news with an open mind. Your ability to understand others will emerge. It might seem necessary to make a project run to completion.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) *** You like what is going on with a child or loved one. Deal with others directly. Your ability to honor a change will allow greater ebb and flow with a partner.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) *** Others have a lot to say, regardless of whether you are interested in hearing their opinions. Listen to someone who has a lot to share, but do some questioning.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** You might be a little less adventuresome than usual. Examine your options, and decide which direction you want to head in. Know that an attitude change.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** Greet spring with a smile. You might wonder why others are in such a tizzy. Understand that not everyone can enjoy life as you do. Try to avoid having a tiff.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** You could be too concerned with a loved one. You also might not be comfortable with the immediate results of a meeting. Get rid of some of your stress.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** You see the beauty in the day, despite everything you need to do. You might be tempted to verbally attack someone who tries to rain on your parade.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) *** You could be difficult without intending to be that way. A haze surrounds you and several situations. You might feel like a mouse running on a wheel.

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