Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, JULY 9, 2017


July 9 – July 15, 2017

     ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take note of the way others respond to you on the 9th. Being observant of how others behave and how excessive or impulsive they are will help you avoid an uncomfortable situation. Make it your responsibility on the 10th, 11th and 12th to speak up for someone unable to do so. Cut anyone spreading rumors short, and make a point to use your intelligence as well as your physical abilities to protect those less able. On the 13th and 14th, someone will withhold information. Deceptiveness is best dealt with by making sure you are well-informed. A disciplined attitude on the 15th will help you reach your physical and mental goal. Romance is in the stars.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Listen to the suggestions being made on the 9th, but don’t feel obliged to follow suit. You are best to let your emotions dictate what’s right and wrong when dealing with friends and family. Pour your energy into home improvements or family travel plans on the 10th, 11th and 12th. It’s not necessary to give in to peer pressure, especially if it will cost you financially. On the 13th and 14th, use your keen sense of perception to formulate a plan that will benefit you. Strength and courage will outmaneuver exaggeration and manipulation. Not everything you need to know to make a move will be laid out for you on the 15th. Sit tight if you feel the least bit uncertain.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take pleasure in discussing your plans with someone you like on the 9th and good ideas will develop. A partnership can have advantages if you can divvy up the responsibilities evenly. Open up and speak your mind on the 10th, 11th and 12th, and you will make a valid point that will encourage others to support you and cause opportunities to be made available. Network all you can, and you won’t be disappointed with the results you get. Say little and do a lot on the 13th and 14th. It’s what you accomplish, not what you say you will do, that will make others take notice. The help you offer others on the 15th will bring you greater popularity. Romance is highlighted.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): On the 9th, instead of overreacting, look for a unique way to deal with any situation that could cause a fuss. Taking preventive measures to offset an argument will pay off. Take better care of your health on the 10th, 11th and 12th. Set up a workable routine that will include proper diet, exercise and relaxation. The physical results will give you a new lease on life. Get into something creative or try something new on the 13th and 14th. It will expand your circle of friends as well as the way you view and approach life. Think before you take action on the 15th. Making changes at home or to the way you live without the support of loved ones will cause uproar.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Personal change on the 9th may give you a mental boost, but if it ends up costing too much, the stress that results will bring you down pretty quickly. Price things out first and look for bargains. An open mind will lead to discussions on the 10th, 11th and 12th that will improve your relationship with both personal and business partners. Air your concerns, offer solutions and listen to suggestions. Collaboration will help you excel. Don’t share too much information about your assets, financial situation or health issues on the 13th and 14th. Legal and contractual issues are best taken care of personally. Plan something special on the 15th with the people or person you love, and it will bring you closer together.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take care of others on the 9th and you will feel good as well as satisfied with your accomplishments. What you offer those less able will be acknowledged and rewarded. Work-related matters will take an interesting turn on the 10th, 11th and 12th, with interviews, new possibilities and a broader sense of how you can use your experience and skills where unique applications are required. Be careful when dealing with personal matters and partnerships on the 13th and 14th. Not everyone will be upfront. Don’t take anyone at face value. Listen carefully and respond articulately. On the 15th, temptation will get the better of you if you try to impress someone. Don’t overdo, overspend or overreact if you want to avoid a stressful situation.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t feel the need or pressure to make personal or professional changes on the 9th. It’s best to err on the side of caution when dealing with any matter that can disrupt your world. Do something that makes you happy on the 10th, 11th and 12th. Physical improvements, travel and spending time with someone you love will ease your stress. Someone you respect will offer you an alternative worth considering. On the 13th and 14th, refuse to let your emotions interfere with your responsibilities. Get your chores out of the way, and move on to pastimes that bring you greater satisfaction. An emotional blowout will develop on the 15th if you let someone goad you into an argument. Refuse to oblige.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Explore and gain experience on the 9th. Check out subjects that interest you or destinations you think you might like to visit. Physical activity is favored. An emotional situation will arise on the 10th, 11th and 12th if you cannot agree with someone close to you. Use reason and be willing to listen, and you will improve your chance to bring about positive change. An expression of the way you feel about someone on the 13th and 14th will not go unnoticed. Learn from past experience and you will overcome any setback you face. An emotional situation can be averted on the 15th if you are willing to listen and compromise. Life is too short to fight over inconsequential matters.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Tie up loose ends on the 9th before you move on to playtime with friends or family. Feeling prepared for the upcoming week will make your day more enjoyable. Serious talks will develop on the 10th, 11th and 12th that will clear up any misunderstanding you might have regarding something you want to pursue. Rethink your strategy and prepare to move forward. Someone will play with your emotions on the 13th and 14th. Don’t be gullible when it comes to partnerships. Find out the motives behind someone’s generosity. Consider the changes you can make at home on the 15th that will help you cut corners and put a little more cash in your savings account.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): An emotional setback will take place on the 9th if you have neglected to take care of your personal responsibilities. Get busy before you face complaints or an unnecessary argument. An open mind on the 10th, 11th and 12th will lead to greater knowledge and a better sense of what you want to pursue next. Learn all you can, and you’ll discover skills you never knew you had. Explore new territory. On the 13th and 14th, money, health and legal issues are best handled personally. The less others know about you, the easier it will be to fix whatever needs to be changed without interference. Emotions are best dealt with intelligently on the 15th. Stick to the truth.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Just be who you are on the 9th and aim to have fun with the people you enjoy being around the most. A pick-me-up such as a new look, outfit or engaging in a little romantic encounter is highlighted. Emotions will flare up on the 10th, 11th and 12th, but if channeled properly you can turn anxiety into something entertaining and special. Don’t get upset; get moving. Exercise, romance and personal gains are all favored. Share your thoughts on the 13th and 14th, and follow through with the changes you want to make to your home. Look over and update your personal documents on the 15th. A gift, winning or cash from an unexpected source is heading your way.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take care of matters that concern elders or children in your life on the 9th. It’s important to stick to rules and regulations in order to avoid discord with authority figures. A partnership will need reassurance on the 10th, 11th and 12th. Do what you can to put those you deal with daily at ease. Being open about your plans and including others in decisions that will affect them will help you avoid opposition. Don’t limit what you can do on the 13th and 14th because someone you love lets you down. Move forward regardless of disappointment. Check into new challenges and opportunities on the 15th. A change will do you good as well as enhance your life.

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