CANCER (June 22-July 22). Your loved ones mean to help you, though their help may not be the most appropriate for your problem.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). If you don't ask for what you want, you may still get it due to all the thinking and daydreaming you've been doing on the subject.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). Letting nature take its course is not advised. Passivity will bring unfavorable results.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). An entrepreneurial spirit takes hold. You're in the mood to create solutions for yourself and others.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). You are not content to talk about what everyone else is talking about - most likely other people. You will instead be on the lookout for something fun, quirky and interesting to share.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You wisely realize that nothing is all right or all wrong. That's why you are willing to listen to advice.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). You cannot predict from whence your next friendship will come. You never know what's behind the door until you open it.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). What seems impromptu usually takes a lot of work to perfect. You realize this and appreciate all the efforts people make.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). You'll be in a position to do damage control and maybe even save someone from himself. Your sign mate Albert Einstein said that the difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAY (Sept. 3). You will be truly grateful for all that happens this year, whether the luck appears at first to be good or bad. There's a windfall this month. The obstacles you face in November will help you to become focused and intense. Your associations are lighthearted and filled with pleasure and enjoyment. Aquarius and Gemini people adore you. Your lucky numbers are: 30, 1, 24, 39 and 18.
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