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A Mars/Pluto trine is one of the most successful planetary aspects you can hope to have. That's because the trine — a harmonizing energy in Astrology — harnesses the ambitious energy of Mars with the relentless drive of Pluto, thereby pushing you to exceed even your own personal expectations. Thankfully, the energy is not so much ruthless as it is persistent, and it's your perseverance against all odds that will bring the breakthrough that you've been looking for on Oct. 31. But bear in mind that trines — though always fortunate — also signal the need for protection, because the ancients believed that any stroke of luck made you the target of others' envy. Watch your back — because you're playing for keeps.
CANCER (June 20 - July 21)
Expect big to-dos at work this week, when revolutionary Uranus forms a square to transformative Pluto on Friday. This is the second time this year that these two planets have locked horns. The last time was on May 20, 2013. What's unfolding now has its roots in what took place then. Either this planetary square will bring about what was sidestepped at that time, or events this week will signal a day of reckoning. None of this will come as any surprise. If anything, it may be a relief.