5 RELATIONSHIP REPORT FOR ANGELA AND JAMES even a coercive couple. There are likely to be strong emotions in each of you that are brought up by your interaction together, and it may help to break up the intensity with some regular laughter. Although this relationship may evoke suffering, the pain that is generated will eventually lead to an experience of profound transformation in each of you. Although you may use your keen sense of perception with each other toward selfish and sometimes manipulative ends, the more in line you are with your own higher natures, the more this relationship will serve transformative ends for each of you and help you to participate in the metamorphosis of society itself. Composite Mars in Aquarius (10° Aqu 55') Composite Mars in the Tenth House The placement of Mars in the composite chart reveals the area of your shared activity in pursuit of partnership goals, and where ego needs may be identified. Mars in the Tenth House (or sign) brings out an ambitious, vigorous and persistent quality in your relationship, with a conservative and careful drive that almost always reaches its goals. You generally work well together and are motivated toward achievement, with a naturally controlled energy that lends itself to effective leadership as long as there are few issues regarding cooperation between you. This placement makes for an effective working relationship, especially for projects that require a high degree of intensity. Your joint action is also likely to be guided by social convention. In a romantic context, you have a physically active relationship that needs to work hard and play hard together. You may need to cultivate warmth, sensitivity and a spirit of cooperation and learn to substitute these for your natural inclination toward scorekeeping. As a partnership, you tend to move forward together with an elegance that arises out of a concentrated, simple, and straightforward approach. You are goal oriented and your actions are usually directed rather than impulsive. You may benefit from cultivating greater spontaneity. Composite Mars in Aquarius (or the eleventh house) brings out an idealistic, socially oriented and multidimensional drive in your relationship. This placement can take out the rough edges that each of you may individually harbor and bring you together in a way that benefits both the partnership and the greater world that surrounds you. You two tend to cocreate in an enterprising and ambitious way and make classic teammates working together toward socially life-enhancing goals. In a romantic relationship, you may need to become aware of the way you direct your shared activity, giving priority time to your personal issues as well as planetary goals, so that your partnership rests on a sturdy foundation. You are likely to be friends as well as lovers, which enhances your bond with each other although it may dim your passion.
6 RELATIONSHIP REPORT FOR ANGELA AND JAMES Together you easily tolerate each other's differences and support each other's goals so that in the best of your connection with each other, you move to the clear beat of the same drummer. Angular Planets Sun, Moon, Rising Sign Features Taurus Rising The composite Rising Sign is the image that this partnership presents to others and characterizes the nature of the relationship. Relationships with composite Taurus rising tend to orient themselves to the pleasures of life. You will likely find that together you value pleasure and material things. Your ruling planet is Venus, and you may find that you have an artistic flair both as a partnership, and also individually whenever you come together. You also may find that this is a healing relationship. Your partnership brings out qualities of obedience, loyalty and kindness in each of you. Although as a duo you may seem quiet on the surface, almost passive, you possess a powerful joint will, and may be inspired to be quite stubborn at times. You tend to hold on strongly to projects that you mutually put your heart into, and together you possess the ability to breathe new life into an almost lost cause. In a romantic relationship, you share a sensual desire for close contact with one another. You are also likely to crave the security and comfort of relaxing in the warmth of your private environment. If you share a home you will work hard to make it an attractive one. Your partnership is quite a pragmatic one, having a practical basis that provides you with purpose, productivity and stability, although you may also find that you can get rigid in your thinking at times. Material rewards come easily to you, enabling you to lead the good life without being excessively concerned about it. You benefit as a partnership by staying as open as you can to new possibilities when they arise. Composite Sun in opposition (within 5.4 degrees) with Ascendant The planetary energies are polarized; outer events stimulate their interaction; integration is the challenge. This aspect between the Composite Sun and Ascendant signifies a relationship that is strong-willed and generous in regard to the impact that it makes in the world. As a partnership, you are likely to be intensely involved with one another, because you feel that as a team you are able to accomplish more than the sum of the two of you in separation. You are a mutual fan club for each other. When you entertain or make a social impact as a couple, you expect to be the center of attention, and often are. Your relationship has great energy and staying