Daily Scope

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 2019

THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY BY EUGENIA LAST

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY:Madison Bumgarner, 30; Jason Momoa, 40; Adam Duritz, 55; Coolio, 56.

Happy Birthday: Look at the big picture, your potential and what it is you truly want to achieve this year. Put your plans in motion. Much can be accomplished if you stay focused. Your vision, coupled with drive and your ability to drum up support, will make it difficult for anyone to thwart your efforts. Your numbers are 5, 12, 19, 23, 34, 37, 42.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): A change made in haste will need a few adjustments. Slow down and consider your options, and you’ll discover a path that’s inviting. A change of scenery will lead to new and exciting opportunities. Romance is in the stars. 5 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Pick your battles wisely. Don’t expect everyone to side with you or do things your way. Focus on personal improvements, not trying to change others. Set your goal and give your all to reach your objective. 2 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Trust and believe in yourself. If someone tries to take over, don’t take the bait. Do your own thing and reap the rewards. Personal and home improvements will lift your spirits as well as your confidence. 4 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Be cautious not to spend when it’s unnecessary. You’ll feel less stressed and more in control if you focus on bringing money in, not letting it flow out. Discipline and nurturing what you’ve worked so hard to establish is encouraged. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Check out your options, and research any offers made thoroughly. Look at the long-term effects when considering making a change that can disrupt your life personally and professionally. A risk may tempt you, but the stress involved won’t be worthwhile. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A situation at home or with someone you are in a relationship with should be handled realistically. Consider the consequences of your actions before you make a move. A steady, economic, positive pace will bring the best results. 3 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Take the initiative to bring about changes that will improve your environment, surroundings and relationship with others. If someone makes a complaint, listen. Do your best to compromise. Personal improvements and romantic plans should be priorities. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Easy does it. You’ll be torn between what you want to do and what’s right. Talk matters through with a trusted friend or relative who will help you see all sides of a situation. Knowledge is power, so go directly to the source. 2 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take care of financial, legal and medical matters personally. If you trust someone else, you will be disappointed with what transpires. Personal gain can be yours if you negotiate on your own behalf. Romance is on the rise. 5 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Not everyone will be happy with the changes you make, but as long as you feel you’ve done what’s right and best for yourself, that’s what counts. Your actions will prompt your friends to reveal who you can trust. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Let a partnership develop naturally. Refuse to let an unexpected change disrupt your plans. Take advantage of whatever opportunity is offered, regardless of what others do. Being assertive will help build a strong and healthy relationship with others. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Let your creative imagination take over. The suggestions you make will draw interest from people who value the same things you do. Join forces to ensure you protect your interests and those who cannot fend for themselves. 3 stars

Birthday Baby: You are charismatic, engaging and generous. You are physical and impulsive.

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