ARIES (March 21-April 19): Combine business with pleasure -- individual you met reappears, the meeting will prove profitable. Taurus, Libra persons figure in scenario.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Family member confides problem, it could overshadow your own. Involves deception, deliberate or otherwise. Don't get caught in middle. Virgo involved.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): This is not exactly your kind of day or style. There are concerns regarding property upkeep and money. Capricorn, Cancer natives figure in puzzling scenario.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Let go of obligations not actually your own. Cycle high, you'll win as result of deft maneuver. Member of opposite sex says, "I'm very much attracted to you."

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stress independence, originality, willingness to take risks for purpose of reaching goal. Avoid heavy lifting, pay attention to diet, nutrition, exercise.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Questions arise concerning cooperative efforts, partnership, marriage. Food you eat will be of more than usual importance. Be selective. Cancer native involved.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): What appeared to be beyond reach could actually be handed you on proverbial silver platter. Stress humor, talent. People enjoy your company, will wine, dine you.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Fight if cause is right. Hurdle obstacles, some people want you to be tested, checked. Be willing to tear down in order to rebuild. Taurus in scenario.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You asked for greater freedom of thought and action -- now you have it and people say, "Let's see what you do with it." Gemini will play meaningful role.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look beyond the immediate, beautify surroundings, expect important guests and they will appear. Attention revolves around home, family, security -- and music.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Maintain aura of mystery. Don't tell all despite pleadings to reveal secrets. Emerge from emotional shell but make crystal clear that you revere privacy.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Confidential report will be in your hands. You will possess renewed sense of power, authority. It gives a good feeling to know you are trusted. Number 8.

IF OCTOBER 30 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You possess blend of humor, talent and ability to entertain without appearing to work hard at it. You remember dictum, "Hard writing makes easy reading." Gemini, Sagittarius persons play fascinating roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: C, L, U. During November you make decision regarding special relationship. Cycle this year relates to travel and marriage.

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