HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012: This year you will you be much more assertive than you have been. As a result, you will break patterns that have held you back in the past. You will be prone to do the unexpected. According to others, you are following a different drummer. If single, you will meet quite a few potential suitors. Be true to yourself. If attached, be gentle with your sweetie. This person is adjusting to the changing you. Aries has a fiery temper! A baby born today has a sun in Sagittarius and a moon in Aries.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • The unexpected runs rampant right now. If you stop and think about it, you are the trigger. Express your caring without getting involved in a power play.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • You could be taken aback by everything that is happening around you. It might be difficult to define what you want to do. Make it OK to do nothing.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • • Make plans to bring friends together. You will be, or probably already are, in the mood to start enjoying the eggnog and presents and cornering your sweetie under the mistletoe.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • Others follow your lead, but they could be wondering what is up. You might want to vanish and not be found.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • Keep reaching out to others, especially the people you rarely call but often think of. A friend’s confession could stun you.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • You might want to eliminate a problem and move forward. The other party can be unreasonable and often does the unexpected.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • • Others want what they want, so try not to stand in the way of their long-desired dreams. Avoid protesting any opposition you might have, as their energy is higher than yours.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • Everyone seems to be pursuing their interests, or they’re already slacking off. Start moving, as you will be able to let go and appreciate the moment sooner. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • • You can’t be restrained or held back. You are like a wild horse that is tied up. Tap into an innate sense of self-discipline.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • You might be uptight about a domestic or personal matter. Accept what is, and choose not to push to have your way.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • • You could have a lot to say. Maybe the smart move is to hold back and be more observant. You have been questioning where an acquaintance is coming from.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • Run out the door if you must for some last-minute holiday items or gifts. You might feel as if you want to indulge a loved one more.