ARIES (March 21-April 19). Take a moment to honor your recent struggles. Then wear your strength and resilience with a contagious smile.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). An astute person will see something in you that you haven't been aware of. Make a plan to use and develop your gift.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Dust off that whimsical grin of yours and do some quirky, unexpected things. The reaction is favorable.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). When you look with your heart instead of your pupils, you can see the essence of yourself in another's eyes - someone who you would least expect.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Your selfless devotion to friends and family will be rewarded with their overwhelming support.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Toiling at home can lead to a toxic dose of martyrdom. Get out of the house.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). It seems you've been shuffling your things around for a few weeks now, but you will still be astounded by what you uncover today, both literally and emotionally.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). No, the funny feeling between you and an associate is not static electricity. This may be the time to throw caution to the wind. Why not some romance?

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You will find your mind drifting to faraway places, but don't fight it. You will rekindle that sense of spontaneity by planning a short trip.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). It's time to show the new you to the old crowd. Your sense of romantic confidence will soar as you mingle.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Don't be too hard on yourself for wanting approval. However, do consider providing the pats on your own back so as not to lean too heavily on others.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). The bounce in your step will be felt by those around you. Consider this as only one of your untapped powers as you transition into the evening.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Dec. 29). Everywhere you go you spark ideas, art and romance. There's a chance to speak publicly in January, which leads to an increase in revenue. You're on many invitation lists in February and one special event you'll attend opens up an exciting new network of relationships. May brings an astounding proposition. Gemini and Pisces adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 50, 20, 33, 17 and 19.

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