HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013: This year you discover that the unexpected is a major theme. The upside to this will be how exciting your life becomes. You also will learn to flex more. You might wonder why so many surprises keep heading your way. Could the reason be a close friend or associate? If single, take your time choosing Mr. or Ms. Right. Test out a relationship for a year before you make a commitment. If attached, the two of you enjoy each other, even though your sweetie might be transforming right in front of your eyes. A fellow Libra might be difficult to make and keep plans with. A baby born today has a sun in Libra and a moon in Virgo if born before 7:50 p.m. Afterward, the moon will be in Libra.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • • You could witness some radical, unexpected changes that have the potential to throw you into a chaotic frenzy.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • • • A great idea will come up in conversation. You might be wondering what you can do in order to make a situation work.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • • You might feel as if a situation has gotten out of control. Note that a tendency toward excess surrounds you, and it can affect you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • Test out an idea, but allow only a limited number of questions in return. The questions will point to whom you’ll want to work with.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • • Balance your checkbook, and be sure to stay on top of work and other various matters. Return calls, especially to a new friend.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • Allow your efficiency to mix with some unexpected news. Somehow, this situation will work out to your advantage.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • You could be quite jolted by news that comes in from out of left field. Listen to the wise words of an older person, and you will gain a sense of direction as a result.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • • You might want to express more of what you need from a situation. Your ability to get down to basics helps many people, especially in a meeting.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • • Be thankful for your supporters because, even when a situation is unstable, they come through and offer you good information and workable solutions.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • • You could see a situation far differently given some space and time. Look past the obvious and take note of what is not being said.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • You could be taken aback by certain events that are going on around you. You might see a personal matter differently from how the other party sees it.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • Defer to others, and understand that you might be coming from a different position in a situation.