ARIES (March 21-April 19): You gain foothold on major objectives. People who once ignored you will now take you seriously and curry your favor. Without being vindictive, let it be known you have a good memory.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Interest in the mantic arts will surface. You could be center of attention. People ask you questions concerning travel, romance. Trip may be necessary.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Attention revolves around how to beautify home, personal surroundings. Marital status figures prominently, income potential heightened. Libra plays role.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Define terms, outline boundaries, see people, relationships in realistic manner. Pisces individual makes grand gesture but lacks financial backing.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You might be treading where angels fear. Highlight confidence, derring-do. You'll be involved in serious financial transaction. You have ace in hole.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Emphasis on universal appeal, creativity, preparations for long journey. Check details, costs. Give time to study of language. Aries, Libra persons play leading roles.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): New approach to relative who owes you a favor is necessary. Be independent without being arrogant. Let it be known that time is a factor. Leo represented.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Spotlight on proposals -- partnership, marriage. Discern direction, motivation, re-establish relationship with parents. Cancer, Capricorn persons will play mysterious roles.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Your kind of day. This could be the start of a winning streak. In matters of speculation stick with number 3. Keep resolutions concerning exercise, diet, nutrition.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Some wishes come true in unorthodox manner. Scorpio plays important role, proves to be valuable ally. Focus on research, proofreading. You will uncover error.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be analytical, be aware of subtle clues. You are going places, the right place. Relative seeks your company on trip. Be sure it is not a wild goose chase. Virgo involved.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Avoid making promises that cannot be kept. Money involved, so is home and family protection. Visitors comment, "Your house is beautiful." Taurus figures in scenario.

IF DECEMBER 8 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You are a determined person who finishes what is started, are attracted to finance, the stock market, and when pressure is on you are up to it. You are passionate, creative and when you love, it is all the way. Capricorn-, Cancer-born persons play major roles in your life, could have these letters, initials in names: H, Q, Z. During the year 2000 your most memorable, romantic month will be April.

(c) 1999, The Los Angeles Times Syndicate

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