ARIES (March 21-April 19). You're just not in the mood to share the intimate details of your soul - or any of your germs, for that matter. So it's air kisses all around.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Knowing how to relax is important. See how much fun you can have. The afternoon will bring a nice change of pace.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). A happy melody is singing in your ears today. It's a gift from the cosmos, come to lighten your spirits.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). You face a difficult problem, the type you shouldn't try to figure out all in one day. It will be there tomorrow and might have untangled itself without any effort on your part.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). Happy times, like the moments you take part in today, will live on in your mind. Take pictures and save mementos to sweeten your memories.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Many try to make beauty look effortless; few succeed in pulling it off. It's hard for you not to look put-together.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You accept security today, but you won't be inclined to take it too seriously. You can always count on yourself to do what you have to do to get by - and that's real security.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You'll stand in a crowd of people, most of them total strangers, and feel as comfortable as can be. You are a natural at making conversation.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). Your wish for a change of venue is about to be granted. You might not be presented with the opportunity you were expecting, but it will be the right one for you.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You will display your talent for responding to every obstacle with serenity and good will. Nothing seems to get to you.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). Your insistence on sticking to the point will win you fans. No one likes a windbag who goes on and on about something no one cares about.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). There 'is no shame in consulting an expert with an issue outside your field of knowledge. A worthy candidate will cross your path.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Dec. 9). Your public persona will sparkle. As you apply your charming talents to daily life, you will enchant and delight those around you. Make sure to capitalize on the lucky breaks you get this month and there will be more of them in June. May brings an important professional achievement. Adventure calls in September. Cancer and Pisces people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 45, 5, 22, 41 and 19.

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