ARIES (March 21-April 19) (ssss) This weekend might be the only pause before 2016. Forget Santa, forget presents. Gather your friends for a preholiday party. You could be surprised at the great ideas that come up as well as a new person you might meet. Have enough eggnog and cheer to last the weekend.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) (sssss) You always have a tendency to go overboard. This weekend is no different. You might think you are going to get all your holiday chores done this weekend, but a flirty, attractive friend or new acquaintance easily could trip you up. Smart bull: You know when to steer in a new direction.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) (sssss) Be you. If there is a kid in anyone, it is you. You cannot be held back as your imagination trips to many holidays past but also to the future. You naturally are filled with glee. This effusive state proves charming to a potential sweetie. Finally, they corner you under the mistletoe, if only symbolically. Get into the moment.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) (ssss) You might be happier at home cooking than off joining friends. Why not invite your gang over to test your Christmas cookies and whatever else you decide to do. Make the most of the moment and your culinary abilities. You will be appreciated.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) (sssss) You have a rare weekend that could be relaxing, catching up on everyone's news and sharing Santa lists and ideas. Amid all this chatter, someone lets you know they are up for a game of hunt and prowl. What is stopping you? Make this a banner weekend.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) (ssss) You can say all you want, and even if you get all your shopping done this weekend, you will make time for some eggnog and holiday cheer with a friend or two. in this indulgent mood, someone you barely noticed before suddenly has appeal for you. A Christmas romance could be developing. Go for it.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) (sssss) You will find out how much fun you can really have this weekend. It does not matter what you do, your natural flirtatious ways draw many admirers. Speaking of having your dance card filled, you will have many potential dates and admirers by the end of the weekend.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) (sssss) You get that this might be the last calm weekend before 2016. That is why you cannot be found. Intensity and sensuality mark this weekend, with your customary secretiveness. You will not tell - although your demeanor will tell it all. Imaginations will go hog wild when others wonder about your weekend.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) (sssss) You might assume the role of leader of the gang, starting at TGIF. You know how to party. However, you have been so stiff and distant lately, everyone needs to be reintroduced to the real you. You might be happily flirtatious, but not really available.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) (sss) Once more, you are the lead actor. You do everything right this weekend, but do you enjoy yourself? Probably not - but who turned down all the invitations and frivolous ideas to be a role model? Just think, you could have one of those big smiles on your face had you decided to kick in. Take Monday off for some fun.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) (sssss) Your mind drifts to other lands and other people. You could hop on a plane and play out some of those fantasies. Trust you will have a memorable few days, as will anyone lucky enough to be part of this adventure. Go for it.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) (sss) You might be up for some friskiness with a new flirtation or even your main squeeze. The problems lie in your fantasies. You are everywhere, but present in the moment. Ask yourself what fantasy is driving you. You might want to play that out soon. Meanwhile, a mixed bag - sorry.