Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2019

ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY by Eugenia Last

February 10 – February 16, 2019

     ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’ll have a choice on the 10th: You can be open and receptive to trying something new or you can refuse to participate. You may not be happy with a situation you face on the 11th and 12th, but if you’re patient, you won’t come up empty-handed. Traveling and communication will be learning experiences on the 13th, 14th and 15th. Look for an opportunity to use your skills to promote and present what you have to offer, but don’t give away your secrets or passwords to those who show interest. You may not agree with what others want to do on the 16th, but if you want the freedom to do as you please, you’ll have to offer the same in return.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Spend a little time on self-improvement on the 10th. Update your look, start a fitness routine or make plans to do something exhilarating with someone you love. Share your thoughts and feelings on the 11th and 12th; you will make progress getting what you want out in the open. Much can be accomplished, and favors will be granted. Listen carefully on the 13th, 14th and 15th, especially when dealing with money matters, joint ventures or contracts. Someone will be vague or neglect to show you the fine print. Be diligent and look at every detail before making a commitment. Get together with friends or relatives on the 16th. Short trips, communicating and romance are highlighted.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t let someone’s charm fool you on the 10th. Stick to a moderate lifestyle and budget, regardless of how persuasive a pitch someone sends your way. Count your money on the 11th and 12th instead of spending it. A decent, safe investment will put your mind at ease and secure your future. Try not to overreact on the 13th, 14th and 15th. Keep your ideas and plans a secret until you have everything in place. An opportunity is only good if you are ready to take advantage of what’s being offered. Learn from experience on the 16th, and consider how best to handle someone who hasn’t been honest or fair with you. Ask for an expert’s advice.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t feel compelled to make a snap decision on the 10th, regardless of what others do. Play it safe; better opportunities will come your way. Someone you have worked with in the past will offer you valuable information on the 11th and 12th that can lead to an unexpected change in status, reputation or partnerships. Romance is in the stars. Be wary of what others tell you on the 13th, 14th and 15th. Ask questions and discuss prospects openly before you decide to get involved in something that will require you to go into debt. Emotions will be close to the surface on the 16th. Be honest and make your opinions, decisions and intentions clear.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Aim high on the 10th and see what transpires. An opportunity is apparent if you participate in something that pertains to how you earn your living. Don’t sit on the sidelines when you should step up and be a leader. Stick to the job you are given on the 11th and 12th until you complete your mission. If you fall short someone will demonstrate disapproval. Participate in a cause helping others on the 13th, 14th and 15th. It will raise your awareness as well as make others take notice of what you are doing. Your input and hands-on help will make a difference. A financial gain is apparent on the 16th. A unique approach to how you handle your cash will pay off.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): There will be plenty of changes going on around you on the 10th, but that doesn’t mean you have to participate. Weigh the pros and cons and do what’s best for you. Collaborating with people on the 11th and 12th who have something different to contribute will turn into an opportunity that will improve your life. Share your opinions and you will accomplish something worthwhile. Someone is likely to be jealous or feel threatened on the 13th, 14th and 15th if you spend too much time doing your own thing. Before an emotional confrontation begins, offer a kind gesture. Socialize with people you find creative and interesting on the 16th; good ideas will sprout. Romance is encouraged.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A domestic or financial upset will take you by surprise on the 10th. Don’t act in haste; gather information and be smart regarding expenditures. Time is on your side on the 11th and 12th, and taking a methodical approach moving forward will be essential if you want to avoid discord. Play it safe, discuss matters openly and make decisions based on facts and figures. Talk to someone you trust on the 13th, 14th and 15th. You will be offered information that will help you make a qualified choice. A short trip or networking will lead to a new opportunity. Stay calm on the 16th if asked to deal with an older friend’s or relative’s affairs. Don’t give in to unrealistic demands.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Get your information straight on the 10th before you sign up for something that could cause problems for you at home. Partnerships should be nurtured on the 11th and 12th if you want to make the most of what you both have to offer. Home improvements will bring you closer to someone you love. Put a limit on spending on the 13th, 14th and 15th. It’s best not to go into debt or to take a risk with joint ventures or shared assets. Someone you trust will not be honest with you. A kind gesture will help bring you closer to someone you love on the 16th. Make amends as well as future plans.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Give 100 percent to whatever you do on the 10th, and have fun. Socializing, taking on a physical challenge and trying something new will lead to friendships, collaboration and plans. Consider how you earn your living on the 11th and 12th and how you would like to put your skills to better use. If you want a change, focus on obtaining the qualifications necessary to reach your goal. Look at partnerships carefully on the 13th, 14th and 15th. An opportunity may not be as good as it first appears. Go over the fine print and do background checks before you agree to join forces. Rethink your plans on the 16th before you make a move. Nothing will be as it appears. Do your homework.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Someone who is a great talker on the 10th will sideswipe you. Question anything that sounds too good to be true. If you get caught up in someone else’s dream, your own dream will be neglected. Home improvements will pay off on the 11th and 12th and make you want to spend more time hosting events at your place. Look at the past on the 13th, 14th and 15th honestly; you will find it easier to make decisions. Your experience with certain people should be a lesson moving forward. Don’t mix emotions with business or financial dealings. Make time for family, love and romance on the 16th. A little love will go a long way.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Reconnect with someone on the 10th you haven’t touched base with in some time. You’ll be offered valuable information regarding an investment, job or technology that would help you get ahead. Keep your private matters to yourself on the 11th and 12th. Sharing too much information will put you in a vulnerable position when it comes time to negotiate. Stick to what and who you know best on the 13th, 14th and 15th. Problems will arise at home if someone close to you is withholding information. Be direct and question anything that doesn’t sound legitimate. Use your skills, creativity and imagination on the 16th to help you outmaneuver someone eager to beat you at your own game.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep your life simple on the 10th, and show moderation when dealing with people who are asking for too much. Donate time, not cash, to a cause you believe in. A chance to give back on the 11th and 12th to someone who has been there for you in the past will lead to an ongoing give-and-take relationship that will be turn out to be beneficial over time. An emotional situation will escalate on the 13th, 14th and 15th if you are too vocal with your opinions. Walk away from temptation. Look for a way to improve your surroundings as well as your relationship with the people close to you on the 16th to enhance your life.

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Eugenia Last