ARIES (March 21-April 19). Partnerships will work well, even if you do spend a lot of time joking around. The fanciful element you bring is essential to the relationship's success.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You will be extremely determined to finish a project so that you can finally move on. Once you set your mind to something, it would take an army to stop you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Your mind will be even sharper than usual. Higher-ups turn to you to head up the most important tasks on the agenda.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). Epic journeys are made of thousands of regular-sized steps. The first few are the hardest. Take those today.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You are flying high. Nothing outside has changed, but the air smells fresher and your mind feels clean and ready.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). For you, the beauty isn't just skin deep. Your heart is what makes you so remarkable.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You are a natural peacemaker, and the friends you make today you will have for a lifetime.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Your basically rebellious nature manifests itself in very acceptable ways. Your individuality will positively impact your workplace.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Stick to your plan. Unforeseen good news will interrupt it just enough to make you laugh.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You may feel a tad fragile, and it benefits you to touch base with your humanity. Hug it out.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). It benefits you to believe that you are where you should be and that your path is right for you. Be productive with your downtime. Exercise or read.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Your kindness makes a friend of everyone you meet. In short, you are loved because you love.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Dec. 7). You still don't know the limits of what you can do. This year you'll push what you thought was your personal best. Consistency, stamina and determination will be your trademarks. The responsibilities that befall you in January, if taken seriously, will be delightful and lucrative. New resources open to you in June. Aries and Virgo people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 7, 21, 50, 32 and 3.

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