7 RELATIONSHIP REPORT FOR ANGELA AND JAMES power that goes a long way to ameliorating any other deficits that might exist. Your challenge in all this is to stay centered and to become more self-aware, to refrain from arrogance or egotism, and rather to develop humility and compassion for others around you. Composite Moon in sextile (within 4.2 degrees) with Ascendant The planetary energies flow together, open into new possibilities, new connections. This aspect between the Composite Moon and Ascendant signifies a nurturing and protective relationship. As a partnership you are subtle in your actions, rather than direct, and are likely to reflect the moods of those around you. You have a strong basis of security in your home and family as a foundation. Others see you very clearly, and the connection between you, since when you are together you show your emotions readily. Whether you find yourselves a romantic relationship or a friendship, you tend to act from an almost instinctual basis, and are truly protective of one another. Since you feel so cared for, there is a tendency for individuality and consciousness to get lost in the shuffle, and you benefit from shedding the light of conscious reason on your habitual patterns, and working toward greater focus on your individual goals. Composite Jupiter in square (within 5.3 degrees) with Ascendant The planetary energies conflict; internal and creative tensions bring rich rewards through effort over time. This aspect between Composite Jupiter and Ascendant signifies an optimistic and growth oriented relationship, with high ideals and good vitality. As a partnership, you are spiritually motivated, and possess a quiet strength which is invariably helpful to others and which takes you far in the world. This is an excellent aspect for success especially in a business relationship, or in a romantic relationship or friendship that has an additional career orientation. As a partnership, you might only have to guard against being overly optimistic at times, for your enthusiasm for life takes you far. Honors and material success accompany your union. You are attracted to higher learning, and the fine arts, and you are courageous in your approach to shared goals. You do not necessarily reach out to others, being content with your own society, although you will undoubtedly garner respect for your presence as a pair, and together you make loyal friends and few enemies. You are possessed of similar outlooks, and are likely to share a system of belief. Your philosophical common ground may prove to be a mainstay of your connection with each other.
8 RELATIONSHIP REPORT FOR ANGELA AND JAMES Composite Uranus in trine (within 4.6 degrees) with Ascendant The planetary energies flow smoothly; the connection is easy and beneficial. This aspect between Composite Uranus and Ascendant signifies an eclectic and exciting relationship. Within this relationship, you have a cosmic connection to a level of intuition far beyond the confines of the physical plane. This makes for an unusual and perhaps even eccentric partnership. Over time you need to decide what you want to get out of the relationship and adjust expectations to match what is actually available. In a business or friendship connection there will be plenty of good ideas floating around, and you will be constantly amused and challenged by the next horizon of what you are attempting to achieve together. However in a love relationship there will necessarily be some major adjustments that you will have to make. One of you may feel the need to pursue an individual path of growth that is totally independent from the other's input. Composite Chiron in weak square (within 7.6 degrees) with Ascendant The planetary energies conflict; internal and creative tensions bring rich rewards through effort over time. This aspect between Composite Chiron and Ascendant signifies a relationship with a great deal of healing potential. One or both of you are likely to experience painful realizations through the agency of this relationship that will enable you to recognize and eventually heal important issues that you face. There may be difficulties that come up between you for greater understanding and eventual acceptance and healing, and you will also encounter sympathy from your partner for your own process, enabling you to move forward into wholeness more fully. Chiron is called "the wounded healer" because it represents the archetype of imperfection and loss which when integrated leads to compassion and understanding of your own and others' suffering. In the past, one or both of you have probably experienced pain and frustration related to your self-concept, or there could have been trauma in your early years concerning parental protection which may have been withdrawn too suddenly or misapplied, or perhaps similar issues that arose with peers. These types of early traumas often lie buried behind walls of denial, and only when they are accepted and brought to conscious awareness can true healing begin to take place. There are longburied issues that may come up for you with this particular partner where you can make enormous progress as you work through them realistically and honestly. The empathy and the understanding of your own and your partner's issues that emerge from such a