ARIES (March 21-April 19). As you tire of the partying that once held your attention, you uncover a new layer. Peace and quiet will become welcomed, not just tolerated.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You've been wondering if you would ever again know tranquility. Due to your change of habit, you now reap the reward: smooth sailing.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Though you can't please the entire crowd at once, you can be just what the doctor ordered for the central person in your life.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). From a mentally cool and still place you are free to make the decisions that will attract your object of desire.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Nothing worthwhile is easy. Your partner gives you an example of imperfection and without worries you accept it.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). You believe your solid reputation will support your move forward in business. It will. Be certain that the financial backing you find is just as solid.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You'll be teaching others. Positive energy has its own exceedingly useful qualities.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). At the moment it is wise to trust the keen insight of the youngest people around you. Speak freely with them.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Your friends are like an extended family. It's crucial that you support them now in their various endeavors.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). It feels like you're the first one in the supermarket for the day and that everything has been shined up and lined up for your inspection and purchase.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). To you, family is first. Seek out those with a shared philosophy.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Look deeply into the issues that stimulate your imagination. Where your passions reside there is money to be made. Pursue anything connected to helping you find your dearest interest.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Dec. 27). The right decisions put you on a path that feels natural and easy. For instance, you resolve to banish a certain kind of stress from your life and suddenly get positively lighter. Work requires imagination in February. You give a standout performance in March. You'll be popular in new circles. Taurus and Aquarius are especially adoring. Your lucky numbers are: 5, 20, 33, 19 and 50.

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