Like the scales of justice, which symbolize Libra, there is the comfort of balance and compromise.
All of which require two heads, two hearts, two brains and two opinions.
A Libra will often find one person to befriend in a crowd, one soul who can transport the two away from the maddening crowd.
The latter, of which, Libra does not prefer.
Intimate settings are favored and it is likely that a Libra was the first to set a table-for-two.
Noted for being the peacemaker, Libra has a natural gift for diplomacy and negotiation.
Arguments send Libra into a tailspin, better to enter into a challenging debate that ends in compromise.
The arts and all things beautiful are close to a Libra's heart.
He or she recoils from harsh or coarse behavior.
Inside and out Libra seeks the pleasant side of life.
However, do not be fooled or beguiled by Libra's fence sitting posture.
Their penchant for failed decision-making comes from their need to be fair.
When strategy is involved and leadership is required, Libra is the iron hand within the velvet glove.
Our finest most famous generals have numbered many in the sign of Libra.
If you love a Libra, how sweet it will be for you.
In the literal sense, you will have a daily supply of delicious confections.
Venus, the goddess of love, who rules the sign of Libra is best known for tempting lovers as Cupid with flowers, candy and such.
Keep this in mind and be sure to share your gifts.
Libra has sharing down to a science.
Remember that your social life will sparkle because Libra enjoys friends especially as a couple.
Your Libra mate is charming, handsome/pretty and well respected; all good things for you.
Sky Watch: Mercury has just gone forward taking our minds and mouths with him.
Freed from the efforts of repetition we can communicate without fear of revision.
Saturn will shift from the sign of Virgo into Libra late this month.
Happy in the sign of Libra, Saturn can rise to new heights.
Compromise and good strategy are two of the possibilities that will guide us over the next few years.
Remember that Saturn is the taskmaster and takes no prisoners.
You cannot have it all; there will be choices and decisions.
ARIES (March 21-April 20) Aries will soon be able to feel better, this in its literal sense.
The overall feeling of restriction and rules associated with mind, body and spirit will lift.
Of course, the onus will move on to learning the pros and cons of partnership and your role in making things work in tandem.
Cosmic Advice: Mars in the fire sign of Leo mid-month will aide you in your romantic endeavors or perhaps bring you a reward.
TAURUS (April 21-May 20) Taurus should work hard early in the month to get your ducks in a row and bad habits buried, if you procrastinate these tasks will be more difficult after the 15th.
Taurus has worked through the lessons of the taskmaster with little guilt but not much fun.
Such things should lighten up; perhaps all you have learned will bring its rewards.
Cosmic Advice: The next few years will require your attention to health and daily tasks.
The mundane may get even more boring.
Be mindful of your bones, teeth, what you eat and drink.
Exercise will be the elixir.
GEMINI (May 21-June 21) Gemini should find opportunity knocking mid-month.
There are community projects or local contacts who can guide you in your endeavors.
Siblings and relatives also can play a significant role.
The shift of planets into Libra brings a sense of peace to your world.
Young people, children or a romance keep you busy for a while.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster has been challenging you over the past few years, taking away more than you bargained for, this being said he will continue to give and take but it will be easier for you to handle.
CANCER (June 22-July 22) Cancer has a few more weeks to extend his or her extraordinary energy out to the world.
Whether your world is a small space on the planet or large does not matter.
Get it done before mid-month.
All the Libra alignment coming later this month will be challenges.
You are up for the task.
If you feel you must hide out for a while to make a plan then seek out a sibling or that one person who can share space with you without pressure.
Cosmic Advice:The taskmaster brings give and take to your roots, family and the place you call home.
LEO (July 22-August 22) Leo can extend his or her personal energy out to the planet after the 15th.
Early month stay in the wings.
You will be center stage soon enough.
The shift of planets into Libra always brings opportunity to Leo.
Look to community, a neighbor or siblings to be the catalysts.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster will offer you opportunities over the next few years.
You will have choices, weigh all possibilities and remember that taking means giving up too.
VIRGO (August 23-September 22) Virgo will get the relief needed.
The past few years have often been difficult.
You are beginning to feel the burden lifted.
Use your energy early this month to set your goals and dreams on the proper course.
Later you will work behind the scenes to organize and prepare for November.
Cosmic Advice: Your resources can improve and a young man or woman is the catalyst.
The taskmaster says save but you already know that.
LIBRA (September 23-October 22) Libra feels challenged early in the month by the energy needed to be successful professionally.
Try to wait until mid-month before you proceed with activities, you will do better later in the month surrounded by friends or being in a group.
You have the alignment of planets in Libra in your favor.
You will communicate one-on-one and you may spend some money on your personal appearance.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster comes to sit next to you for a few years.
This means the world gets more serious, you feel the need to be more serious and no matter how you try to hide, everyone will see you.
SCORPIO (October 23-November 21) Scorpio will fall into silence mid-month.
Perhaps you are not alone, in the darkness there is a rendezvous or dreams of a meeting.
In fact, dreams figure make a strong presence at this time.
Cosmic Advice: As the taskmaster trundles along you will begin to feel the need to go inward.
In a few years, you will discover that you are not the person you are today.
Much will go on behind the scenes in the next two years.
SAGITTARIUS (November 22-December 21) Sagittarius should spend the first few weeks of the month tying up the ends of business connected to other people's resources.
Once completed you can be more active in pursuing higher goals, chasing lady luck or traveling.
You will enjoy the company of both men and women in group-like settings.
Friends seek you out.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster is done with throwing curve balls in the career arena; you should have worked through most questions regarding profession and business.
Rewards will come your way if what you have put in place is honorable.
Hard work pays off.
CAPRICORN (December 22-January 19) Capricorn continues to have the power, the power to transform and the power to know the future.
You have been working with a partner and that project can be completed by mid-month.
The next phase is finances and putting the final touches on loans, insurance, investments etc.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster is bringing you a professional harvest.
You will review what you have reaped and decide what needs to stay and go.
The next two years will give you the opportunity to know what you need to do with the rest of your life.
AQUARIUS (January 20-February 18) Aquarius appears to have lady luck on his or her arm.
This is fortunate since there are always factors at work that can give you grief.
Give your stomach a break from feeling as if you have been punched a few times.
Find the balance in partnership and one-on-one encounters.
Cosmic Advice: The taskmaster is done with tying your financial hands.
If you ask, you can get.
Seems like so many times the answer was negative.
Perhaps you will have the opportunity to teach or bring your expertise to others.
Your belief system will be challenged.
You will operate by the letter of the law.
PISCES (February 19-March 20) Pisces may attend a meeting with siblings concerning finances belonging to another.
Spouses will be included.
Use the early part of the month to make party arrangements or work on plans for later in the month.
After mid-month actions become more tedious.
Cosmic Advice: You have learned your lessons of relationship, now take what you have learned, and put together a financial package.