ARIES (March 21-April 19): Exert creative efforts, make this your power play day. Your personality and sex appeal could bring you fame, fortune. Cancer native plays remarkable role.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Cycle continues high, you transform secret information into profit. Strive for universal appeal, open mind to novel concepts. Aries plays significant role.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): In matters of speculation, stick with number 1. Avoid heavy lifting, make fresh start in new direction. Permit pioneering spirit to surface. Leo featured.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Individual who attempts to steal your scenes will fall flat. Fortify yourself with good food. Be ready to do battle. Be aware of motivation, what occurs backstage.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Good lunar aspect coincides with popularity, possible riches. Gemini, Sagittarius persons play outstanding roles. Journey overseas is distinct possibility.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Delve where angels reportedly fear to tread. Accent policy, style, methods of obtaining goal. Accountants needs talking to -- face the music. Scorpio has say.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Lunar position highlights legal affairs, public image, partnership and marriage. Be ready for change, variety of sensations. Written material very important.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Have your say in diplomatic manner. Panic, anger could ensure defeat. Keep open mind without destroying principles. Aries, Libra persons enter picture.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Creative activity, romance, travel likely to be featured. Take care with words, they could be used against you. Legal documents require clarification.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Land deal could be in the making. Show you can handle more responsibility, and you will be in picture. Chief competition comes from another Capricorn.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Highlight humanitarian instincts, give a smile and you'll get more in return. Create your own future -- others regard you as role model. Aries plays controversial role.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Leave current position with good feelings. Be independent without being haughty. Take special care in connection with back, heart. Aquarian acts in unusual manner.

IF OCTOBER 23 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You have natural skill as writer, communicator. You recently underwent harrowing experience and made remarkable comeback. Gemini, Virgo, Sagittarius persons play major roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names -- E, N, W. Before October is finished, you will receive payment for accident or mistake in report. September most important in the year 2000.

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