FRIDAY, AUGUST 2, 2019
THE LAST WORD IN ASTROLOGY BY EUGENIA LAST
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY:Hallie Eisenberg, 27; Sam Worthington, 43; Kevin Smith, 49; Mary-Louise Parker, 55.
Happy Birthday: Trust in facts, not in hearsay or persuasive individuals trying to manipulate you. You have everything to gain and too much to lose if you let someone interfere with your plans. Precision, detail, preparation and planning will make a difference in the outcome of whatever you strive to obtain this year. Know your strengths, and use them wisely. Your numbers are 9, 17, 21, 24, 33, 38, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You’ll be offered plenty of advice, but in the end, you have to do what’s best for yourself. A financial gain is within reach. Negotiating, formulating and signing contracts will lead to new possibilities. Romance is highlighted. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Be careful with your cash and possessions; people may try to take advantage of you. Don’t let your generosity get the better of you because someone offers you a compliment or preys on your weaknesses. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Think big, but live within your means. Don’t make a physical change without research or buy into something that sounds too good to be true. Focus on home, family and togetherness if you want to make a positive change. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep plugging away until you reach your destination. Your hard work will pay off and lead to exciting options that can change the way you earn your living as well as the way others respond to or treat you. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Pay close attention to the way you look, who you listen to and how you react. Don’t feel pressured to follow someone else or get something you don’t need or cannot afford. Focus on personal growth, love and happiness. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Check out every angle before you make a move. Having a plan in place instead of winging it will ensure you haven’t overlooked a small but essential detail. A mental, physical or emotional journey will be eye-opening. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t feel responsible for someone else’s happiness. Go about your business, make personal improvements and avoid making impulse purchases or paying for someone else’s mistake. Physical fitness and proper diet should be priorities. Implement a healthy daily routine. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Less time spent on primping and worrying about the way you look or who likes you and who doesn’t, the better. Focus on intellectual improvements and picking up skills and experience that will help you get ahead. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Too much of anything will bring you down, not lift you up. Keep your emotions under control and your spending to a minimum. Associate with people you can count on for support and honesty. Romance is in the stars. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stop being so hard on yourself; start to enjoy what you have. Don’t worry about the people who oppose what you are doing. You are the one responsible for your happiness, so do what’s right and best for you. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Look at your options, and take advantage of any opening or opportunity that becomes available. Sharing your plans with someone you love will help you decide what your best course of action will be moving forward. Romance is highlighted. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Use your imagination to consider how you can make the most with the least. Taking a minimalist approach to life will help you curb any appetite. You don’t have to overdo it mentally, emotionally or financially. A simple lifestyle will ease stress. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are affectionate, playful and demonstrative. You are progressive and changeable.
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