ARIES (March 21-April 19). Nothing that happens to you is a mistake, nor is it a waste of time.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). The smart businessman Raymond Aaron said, "If you don't have an assistant, you are one."

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You're putting your all into a project and still not getting the response you expected. If this makes you mad, all the better. This is the energy level you need in order to assist you in being remarkable.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). You'll capture hearts by just being you - the courageous and selfless version.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You'll make adjustments because you have to, not because you want to. But those adjustments will teach you and ultimately you'll be glad for the exercise.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). The person asking you annoying questions is just trying to get to know you. Try and be a patient role model.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Maybe it's your busy schedule or that you've realized the degree to which people are relying on you, but you're a tad stressed out. Live as though your sole purpose on the earth is to enjoy it.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You're used to leading in a certain arena. It's safe for you to back off and let another person try to help.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). People who might have been a barrier to your desire yesterday now see you coming and get out of your way.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You need to work off your stress. Exercise, jump around or find a place to do a little primal screaming.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You've a charming manner. You enter new arenas and sense where the tension is and what you can do about it.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). You're definitely a soulful person. So celebrate the people around you. When they are doing well, so are you.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (June 22). You grow more vibrant and youthful as the year progresses. Some of the things you used to be so serious about you'll approach playfully. You'll transform your living space in July. August brings influences from far away. You're shown new ways to make money in September and immediately begin a financial upswing. Scorpio and Leo adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 50, 43, 31, 24 and 16.

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