ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Don’t be surprised to wake up in a cranky mood, as your dream time occurred under some hard planetary vibes. Try not to act on your feelings.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) **** You could be strong-willed about a personal matter and end up bullying everyone into his or her respective corners. Is that what you really want?

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Zero in on what you want. A partner could become controlling, which might provoke quite a response from you. Try to look at the long term.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** Pressure seems to build to an unprecedented level. The unexpected could occur when dealing with a key associate. Keep your cool. Everything could change quickly.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** You tend to be present in the moment while still gaining an overview of the situation. Someone might push you hard to get his or her way. Honor a change of pace.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** Deal directly with someone whom you care about. You might want to tap into your creativity when dealing with this person. Push comes to shove with a new friendship.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** You might need to defer to a key person in your life. An effort to work together could seem feasible, but you’ll need one person to be in charge; let it be the other person.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) *** You have the strength to continue like the Energizer Bunny. Just the same, someone could throw a boomerang in your path.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) **** You might want to let go of plans and let your spontaneous personality take over.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) **** You’ll want to understand what is happening with a close loved one.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** Keep communication open, and try not to make any judgments.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** Keep reaching out to someone at a distance. You might not like what you hear, and you’ll wonder what would be best to do.

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