Daily Scope

MONDAY, AUGUST 13, 2018

THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY:Shani Davis, 36; Debi Mazar, 54; John Slattery, 56; Dawnn Lewis, 57.

Happy Birthday: Clean up unfinished business and prepare to leap into the future with optimism and enthusiasm. Put the past behind you and make room for new beginnings. The time to be practical is now as you strive to get in shape emotionally, mentally, physically and financially. Trust in who you are and what you are capable of doing. Keep life simple. Your numbers are 6, 13, 20, 26, 33, 35, 49.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Think matters through and do what you can. Use your intelligence and physical abilities to reach your goal. Keeping the peace and giving free rein to others are in your best interest. Accept the inevitable instead of making a fuss. 3 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Keep a close watch, but don’t interfere in other people’s business. Focus on what’s important to you and doing your very best. If you want change, start within. Set personal goals and strive to look, be and do your best. 5 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Move forward, regardless of emotional situations. If you keep a steady pace doing positive things, it will ease any stress or disruption someone makes. Do your research, or someone will mislead or manipulate you. Ask questions and question motives. 2 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Put health and happiness first. Let your feelings be known, and discuss options you feel will help improve an important relationship. Take a unique approach to your work; finish what you start. Take a break and eliminate stress. 4 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Listen, consider suggestions and keep the peace. Do the work and avoid having to put up with someone eager to complain or criticize. Stick to moderate and realistic plans that will encourage greater stability. Spend less and do more for yourself. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Mull over the changes you want to make, and put your plans in motion. A cultural event will open your eyes to a less stressful lifestyle that will encourage you to chill a bit and live in the moment for a change. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look inward. Structure how to revamp your look, attitude or future plans to best suit your needs. Trying to please someone negative or critical will be a waste of time. Fitness, diet and personal growth should be your priorities. 3 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Stick to the facts. Don’t overreact because someone is being negative or critical. Offering an honest rendition of what’s happening or how you feel will help straighten out a misunderstanding. Change begins within; be innovative and proactive. 4 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t let emotions stop you from getting things done. Take care of personal finances, and observe what others are doing at work. Prepare to counter any interference that could make you look bad. Make charm your secret weapon. 2 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Drum up old emotions as a reminder of how best to handle a situation you face with a friend, relative or lover. It’s best to explain your position, thoughts and intentions before someone gets the wrong impression. A change will do you good. 5 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep active. If you have too much time to think, your anger will take over, causing havoc when dealing with important relationships. Personal improvements are in your best interest and will encourage better health and a more current appearance. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Put energy, passion and attitude behind your every move. Partnerships will improve with friendly banter and promises. A change at work or to how you earn your living will bring favorable results. Invest in your talent. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are outspoken, generous and passionate. You are changeable and perceptive.

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