LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Joyous occasion on this Tuesday! Some relative criticizes, "You are going too fast, too soon." Continue, however, to do things your way. Gemini plays top role.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Settle into routine, avoid sensationalism. Cycle high, circumstances turn in your favor, be ready to take center stage. Taurus and another Scorpio play dramatic roles.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You have prepared for this moment, consciously or otherwise. Accept commendations, flattery with aplomb. Money comes from surprise source, appreciate without being obsequious.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You win friends and influence people, popularity on the rise. You'll have special good fortune by sticking with number 6. Libra represented.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Gather information, file pertinent data. Protect confidence, people find out you can be trusted. Money earned by participating in enterprise near water.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Power play day! Look beyond the immediate, open lines of communication. Individual to represent you overseas will be located. Cancer native featured.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): You'll transform what was ugly into object of beauty. Finally you get credit due, celebrate that fact. Music, art literature will be part of scenario.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Play waiting game, refuse to be stampeded into snap decisions. Pisces individual flatters you, is sincere. Lunar position accents partnership, marriage.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Although forces have been scattered you will be included in big financial deal. Ask questions, make inquiries. Insist on answers, not clever evasions. Number 8.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Strive for universal appeal, look into prospect of international advertising campaign. People will be drawn to you with their problems, some of intimate nature.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Highlight originality, prepare for torrid romance. Taurus, Scorpio persons play memorable roles. Very good for fresh start in new direction. Initial thoughts significant.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): What was lost will recovered. You might be asking, "Is this deja vu?" Scenario features familiar places, faces. Cancer-born native comes to your aid.

IF OCTOBER 12 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You are versatile, can find humor in almost any situation, possess intellectual curiosity. Gemini, Sagittarius persons play intriguing roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: C, L, U. Cycle this year promotes flirtation, participation in creative endeavors, change, travel, variety. November will be a month of introspection. In year 2000, February and November will be your outstanding months.

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