Aries

(March 21-April 19): Someone wants something for nothing--from you. Count your change. Be sure your questions are answered, not evaded. You have right to know, press for that right.

Taurus

(April 20-May 20): Take initiative, become involved in financial deal that makes news. You will be at right place at crucial moment almost effortlessly. Cancer native involved.

Gemini

(May 21-June 20): Open lines of communication. Individual who speaks foreign language is on your side. Display wit, humor, laugh at your own foibles. Aries, Libra persons represented.

Cancer

(June 21-July 22): Shake off tendency to be trapped by preconceived notions. Keep open mind, investigate and discover. Leo, Aquarius persons will play unforgettable roles.

Leo

(July 23-Aug. 22): You will be asked to referee family dispute. Strive to remain neutral, money involved. Possibility of change of residence, marital status. Capricorn plays game.

Virgo

(Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Diversify without scattering forces. Give full play to intellectual curiosity. Some recalcitrant individual will try to make trouble. Face the music; assert, "Try again."

Libra

(Sept. 23-Oct. 22): There will be some sour notes. Accept this in good humor, display courage of convictions. Money comes from surprise source. Accept without being obsequious.

Scorpio

(Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Be ready for variety of experiences. Flirtation is fun if it can be left at that level. Short trip necessary to help relative locate legal document. Gemini involved.

Sagittarius

(Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Someone may be following you. Family member has decided what's good for you or otherwise. Dance to your own tune. Be diplomatic but firm. Taurus involved.

Capricorn

(Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Play waiting game. Those who want you to rush to judgment are not really your friends. Strive to be impartial, let people know you are fair-minded.

Aquarius

(Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Spotlight on buying or selling home, marital status, partnership proposal. Insist on quality goods--let others know you did not recently fall off turnip truck.

Pisces

(Feb. 19-March 20): Trip around the world is distinct possibility. Be familiar with what's going on. You could fall madly in love, protect self in clinches. Aries plays positive role.

IF NOV. 21 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You are health-minded, are knowledgeable concerning exercise, diet, nutrition. You are bright, have sense of humor, are fun to be with--people vie to wine and dine you. Gemini, Sagittarius persons play fabulous roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: C, L, U. Emphasis this year has been on home, income potential, marriage. January and October outstanding for you in 2000.

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