SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Get head start, imprint style, don't wait for others, display pioneering spirit. Highlight creativity, imagination; let others know that you are a winner.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Food grabs spotlight: trade recipes, accept dinner invitation. Cancer native involved, will prepare a surprise for you. Relative does the cooking -- a mistake!

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Make up for recent misjudgment -- organize social event related to politics-charity. Gemini, Sagittarius persons will be enthusiastic participants. Humor necessary.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Look before you leap: preparation of material necessary. Take nothing for granted, not even friendship. Taurus, Leo, Scorpio persons attempt to dominate.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't attempt to hide rather than face the music. The "music" includes public appearances, answers to questions concerning partnership, marriage.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You are rough and tough and you know your stuff -- but a bit of social grace must be added to the mix. Keep resolutions concerning diet, exercise, nutrition.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Obtain hint from Aries message. You cannot escape reality -- know it, answer questions previously avoided. Taurus, Scorpio persons will play significant roles.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): You emerge as charming individual who can win votes, money. Get ideas on paper, dress up product, highlight sex appeal. Some people say, "Please don't leave us again!"

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Family member declares that it seemed as if you were running away. Don't attempt to answer. Instead, hug the individual and express love. Taurus, Libra play top roles.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don't be caught off guard by trying to please everyone. It can't be done and is sure road to madness. Music plays; your critical assessment is sought. Pisces involved.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Value of property estimated -- result is good news, worth more than originally anticipated. Love relationship sizzles. Capricorn featured.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You have held back long enough. Communicate with individuals in other lands, especially those qualified to represent you. Aries, Libra persons will fit the bill.

IF DECEMBER 15 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY:

You are loyal to family, attracted to drama and music, have voice which could be magnificent with proper training. Taurus, Leo, Scorpio persons play outstanding roles in your life -- could have these letters, initials in names: F, O, X. You tried many things this year. That was good -- never be afraid of failure. In the year 2000, emphasis will be on marriage, home; June will be most memorable for you.

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