ARIES (March 21-April 19). You may have fantasized about finding the prince or princess of your dreams. But now you have some very practical and realistic goals for your love life.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Mingling with new people, you'll find you immediately click with some. Stick where you feel the magic.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21). A distracting influence may actually do you a favor. You'll find the break in order to be creatively invigorating.

CANCER (June 22-July 22). The affection and attention of a loved one will have a positive effect on your health.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You used to think there was no such thing as "too nice." Now you understand that a certain person will keep pushing.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). You don't have to be the best in order to win the vote that counts. You will be chosen because you're a terrific fit.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). Find creative inspiration. It is not an indulgence so much as a way for you to save the world.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You'll rehearse certain things that others wouldn't take the time to practice. One advantage is that people will immediately trust you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You can relax in the knowledge that no one will rate your performance unless you specifically ask for such an evaluation.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). In the past, you've said "yes" when you wanted to say "no." You've since learned your lesson.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). You have a special gift for dealing with eccentric people. You have ways of accepting them for who they are.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). Your body has an intelligence you can trust. Pay attention to physical signals.

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (June 1). It is a year of increased personal power. An important accomplishment you make by the end of September will illustrate the point. Between now and then, you will focus your efforts and keep from procrastinating. A key purchase in October will make your work easier. Love and laughter fill your house in the new year. Libra and Scorpio people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 9, 50, 15, 33 and 17.

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