SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Obtain added wisdom from Libra message. Make fresh start, accent independence, originality. A new kind of love is on horizon. Leo, Aquarius are involved.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Spotlight on marriage, legal contracts, promises to pay. Life becomes more complicated, you will be tested, challenged. Property ownership is involved.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Diversify, make inquiries, take nothing for granted in connection with costs, provisions, entertainment. Give special attention to diet, nutrition. Gemini involved.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Get second wind. Make crystal clear you can do better and will. Scorpio person is on your side and may expect too much, too soon. Gemini plays quixotic role.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You'll be told, "You certainly are sexy today." Proposals received, business and marital. You might be asking, "What happened?" Sagittarian will elucidate.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Take time to listen to young people, especially relatives. Retrace steps, correct past mistakes. If love relationship is to continue, change of scene necessary.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Financial situation better than first reported. Move ahead with project, deal gingerly with Scorpio. Invoices are not in order, details require checking.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You could be called on the carpet for something someone else did. Maintain emotional equilibrium. Whole story comes out, you are vindicated. Virgo involved.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Your kind of day. Food, love, security featured. Lively individual who understands music, sound will play important role. Question concerns marital status.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Go slow, time on your side, Pisces person could attempt deception. Find out where you stand, how much it will cost. Look behind scenes for answers. Exploit mystery.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Individual who summons you may be confused, requires your expertise. Focus on production, promotion, pressure both business and personal. Relationship hot.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You will be relieved of burden you should not have accepted in first place. Expect some hurt feelings, but that is life. You're free to travel, experiment, love.

IF OCTOBER 27 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:

You are a natural humanitarian, have empathy for underdog. Aries, Libra persons play major roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: I and R. You are a fierce fighter when you feel cause is right. When in love, you are loyal and passionate. During past year question of marriage loomed large. You travel next year, could be active in political-charitable campaigns.

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