ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Confusion surrounds communication. Do not stand on ceremony. There is a surprising tone to plans when getting together with friends and loved ones.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) *** You have a tendency to go overboard. Perhaps you need to have some fun. A meeting could be waylaid because of one person.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Listen to news with an open mind. A friend makes it clear that your presence is desired at his or her get-together. Make a point of stopping by.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) ** You could decide at the last minute to downplay what is happening and stay close to home. A misunderstanding might be affecting your mood, which might affect your perspective.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** You might be invited to go to a St. Patrick's Day party or two. Know that you will have a good time. A misunderstanding could have certain implications.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) *** Tension begins to build within your immediate circle. Honor your feelings, and follow through on what you think is right. Let go of judgments.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Reach out to someone at a distance. You have put this person on the back burner long enough. Unexpected behavior from a loved one could confuse you

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ** Stay level-headed, as others might not be. Don't allow others' haziness to affect how you feel. You could reverse directions if you want, but that is your call to make.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** Take your cues from your significant other or whomever you are with. There is room for misunderstandings to happen - don't add to it.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** You could be surprised at everything that is heading your way. Toss yourself into a project that will help you in the long run. If you need time off from the daily grind, do it now.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** You are so playful that few can believe your energetic mood. You don't often reveal yourself to this extent. Be careful with a loved one.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** Stay anchored, even if the St. Patrick's Day party is at your house. Make the most of a surprise visit. Let go of your traditional way of thinking.

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