ASTROLOGICAL FORECAST

Levitation: People born under Air signs -- Gemini, Libra, Aquarius -- are convinced they can levitate and have had out-of-body experiences. There is much anecdotal evidence, but hard facts are missing. If you know an Air sign, make this request: "Please float or levitate for me!" If anyone is to levitate, it is likely to be an Aquarian. Gemini's tend to do more talking than floating.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get basic chores out of way early. There will be a whoop-de-do in your honor. Be gracious; give others credit they deserve. Virgo involved.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Focus on beauty, flowers, gifts, diplomacy. Almost effortlessly you will be at right place at crucial moment. Virgo individual pours out love. Thrilling!

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't play games with poetic license. State true course of events from beginning and you'll avoid complications. Pisces will play mysterious role.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Business, career pressures -- you will meet and beat them. Focus on power struggle, people who attempt to sway you from basic beliefs. Capricorn involved.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You will make going away very touching. People request copies, some insist you are headed for fame, fortune. Aries individual says, "I'll be your promoter."

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Cycle high; circumstances move in your favor. Be selective: insist on quality. Ignore those who are envious and claim you are spoiled. Leo plays role.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Slight turns out in your favor. You get second emotional wind -- you have time to select just right presents. Cancer native says, "Dinner is on me."

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Diversify, investigate, discover -- you gain allies by being thorough, courageous. Individuals who had lost faith regain it mainly because of you. Sagittarian involved.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Study Libra, Scorpio messages for added wisdom. A lock will bend to your will -- know it, get busy. People write about you and you could be talk of the town.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You exude aura of personal magnetism, sensuality, sex appeal. Some people say you are impossible to deal with. You must not be dismayed by their statements.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Message from home yanks you back to reality. Money, payments, mortgage involved -- Taurus, Libra persons provide facts as they exist. House pet needs attention.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Questions arise concerning legal maneuvers, partnership, cooperative efforts, marital status. Insist that people be direct, not evasive. Virgo plays dramatic role.

IF DECEMBER 27 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You have universal appeal -- a knack for understanding people in other cultures. Language comes easy for you once you make up your mind to conquer it. Aries, Libra persons play memorable roles in your life -- could have these initials in names: I and R. You've been bogged down with details this year but fought your way through. March and December of year 2000 will be your most memorable months.

(c) 1999, The Los Angeles Times Syndicate