14 NATAL REPORT FOR BRENDA safe and secure home life, or a home environment which can be completely controlled, possibly even through dictatorial behavior. You have an unusually clear insight into the emotional depths of other people, which may border on an actual psychic attunement with their states of being. You also have the urge to break through the limitations of the parental influence you experienced as a child. You may have experienced controlling behavior on the part of one or both parents, especially your mother, and you may find yourself still involved in the battle for your own autonomy many years later. These struggles can be worked through in your life, beginning with a deeper understanding of what it is you truly need on an emotional level. Your challenge is to transform your sense of insecurity, by coming to terms with your survival issues based on a better insight into your own hidden motivations. Moon in sesquiquadrate (within 0.2 degrees) with Mercury Leading planet of planetary pattern The planetary energies conflict in determined subtle tension; control is required. This aspect gives a brilliant mind with a sharp tongue and a witty personality. You are an independent thinker. You can be sensitive at times, and you may find yourself overly concerned with health issues. You may appear to have the attitude of the reformer toward your fellow man, because you have a tendency to let your emotions run away with your thoughts. You should also beware of a tendency to indulge in gossip at times, or to speak disparagingly of other people. However you make a loyal ally and will fly to the defense of a friend. Moon in quintile (within 0.4 degrees) with Venus Ruler of sun sign - sun's ruler The planetary energies are positively linked, subtle, and spiritual in dimension. This aspect gives a calm and steady emotional nature, with a refined and artistic sensibility. You are habitually cheerful and are likely to be happiest in your home and family. You possess a great deal of personal charm, and also have a love for the arts, especially music and dance. You are courteous and popular, and supportive to your friends. It is important for you that your home environment be aesthetically pleasing. Moon in inconjunct (within 3.9 degrees) with Jupiter Focal planet of planetary pattern The planetary energies do not flow smoothly, one or the other predominates; discrimination must be employed.
15 NATAL REPORT FOR BRENDA This aspect gives an optimistic and kindly personality. You are tolerant of others, and enjoy good company as well as good food. You are likely to be fortunate in finances, and attract material rewards without seeming to try for them. You are usually able to spend money as fast as you get it, so you don't usually pile up riches. You should beware of a tendency to over-indulge. Moon in semi-square (within 2.5 degrees) with Uranus The planetary energies conflict in determined subtle tension; calmness is required. This aspect gives an eccentric personality with volatile emotions and with a strong sense of intuition. You have changeable emotions, and may appear unpredictable, at times, to other people. Novelty excites you. You may change your residence frequently, or go through fundamental transformations of identity in your life, and you may feel stifled if these impulses are not allowed expression. You can benefit from learning to balance your needs for security with your urge for freedom and experimentation. Moon in inconjunct (within 2.2 degrees) with Chiron The planetary energies do not flow smoothly, one or the other predominates; discrimination must be employed. With this aspect there are difficulties indicated in relating to the feminine - either significant female presences in your life or else and including your own feminine side. This would be true, and different in its sense, in either a man's or a woman's chart. Of course the important early model for the feminine is mother, and it is likely that there were painful experiences of some kind in your early relationship with your own mother or significant female parental figure. Perhaps you had a close relationship, but yet your needs were somehow not met, resulting in unconscious resentments which only surfaced later in your adult life. You may in this case exhibit a strong feminine side through and over-attachment to your mother's feelings. It is important to note that there also may have been actual abuse, physical or otherwise. These experiences are so painful that they are often suppressed from your consciousness, and buried deep in your psyche. In your adult life, it is important to move past the resentment caused by early wounding into a more conscious and compassionate reconciliation with the walled off parts of your own nature. Therefore, deep psychological work of some variety is strongly indicated. Once you have begun to make conscious the pain and alienation surrounding events from the long-buried past, you can begin to truly help others as well as yourself. A creative side of your nature may emerge for the first time. The integration of the feminine side of your nature is a tremendous challenge