LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Short trip necessary to obtain needed material. Revise, rewrite, review -- hard writing will make easy reading. Taurus, Scorpio persons will ignore basic rules.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Keep plans flexible, a restless Gemini wants to trip you up and for no reasonable purpose. Duck, bob and weave, keep out of harm's way. Virgo also in picture.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Attention revolves around selectivity -- circumstances are turning in your favor. Focus on personal magnetism, creativity, sensuality. Remodeling question will be settled.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look behind scenes for answers, act on knowledge as contrasted to impulse. You will be going places in style. Perfect techniques, avoid self-deception.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be careful what you wish for, you probably will get it. Moon in your house of hopes, desires, promises luck with number 8. Capricorn involved.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Burden not your own in first place will be lifted. You will experience euphoria, greater freedom of thought and action. Romantic reunion featured. Aries plays role.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Beautiful day if you are introspective, seeking self-revelation. By so doing, puzzle pieces fall into place and you also gain materially. Pisces plays dramatic role.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): New deal at work. You gain more power, authority. Those who bypassed you will be shaking in their boots. Love relationship could get too hot not to cool down.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Nothing small or little, your outlook will be universal. People sense you do care, will crowd you with their questions. Aries will prove valuable ally.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You will find ways of achieving what seems an impossible goal. Make new start, find different methods, imprint style. Leo, Aquarius persons figure in scenario.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Lunar aspect coincides with creativity, style, sex appeal. Attention revolves around questions concerning partnership, marriage. Cancer, Capricorn natives involved.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You get additional space for work, recreation. Requests are fulfilled, don't be puzzled, be happy as result. Gemini, Sagittarius persons will dominate scenario.

IF OCTOBER 13 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:

You are fighter for justice. You side with the underdog on almost all occasions. Scorpio, Taurus persons play fantastic roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names -- D, M, V. You appreciate musical talent, you count among friends people who understand literature, drama. During this year you'll change residence, possibly marital status. November memorable.

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