ARIES (March 21-April 19) **** Your instincts will help you understand a partner’s needs. Understand that you are capable of expressing unusual sensitivity.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) **** Speak your mind. You’ll sense a change in someone’s demeanor that could concern you. Your efforts count more than you realize.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) ***** You might not be in the right shape to do what is necessary. You could find that relating to a child tests your need to control.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) *** Pressure builds, and there are many options. You have a strong intuitive sense today. A discussion with a loved one could be difficult.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) **** Make yourself available for calls and others’ inquiries. You will receive a spontaneous invitation to which you would like to say yes.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ***** You could go overboard when celebrating your Irish heritage. You might feel uncomfortable when someone brings up your tendency to overindulge.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ***** You might have made plans with someone, only to have a last-minute change occur. Be gracious. You could have an even better time opting to be spontaneous.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ** If you  decide not join in with the shamrocks and the green-themed parties, make it OK.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) ***** You’ll want to network rather than be stuck in a meeting. You feel 100 percent Irish today.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** You naturally take the lead, whether you’re at work or out socializing. Take charge — be it at the office, at home or at a St. Paddy’s Day party.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ***** Your mind wanders today to distant places or people far away. You might need to carefully rethink a decision involving a personal matter.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) ***** One-on-one relating could take a new twist, as long as you remain open-minded. Perhaps a discussion about long-term goals with a close friend needs to happen.

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