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On Nov. 6, Jupiter, the planet of good luck and higher purpose, will turn retrograde. Like all retrogrades, this will bring an about-face — but there's more going on than the end of a lucky streak. Jupiter, like Saturn, is also a planet of tests. If your attitude is "easy come, easy go," then you will go back to living the life you were living because fortune is only luck to you. If, however, you really liked the direction in which your life was heading over the past four months, then you will do whatever it takes to inhabit that life. This will require a leap of faith. Take that leap and you will like where you land when Jupiter comes out of retrograde on March 5, 2014.
TAURUS (April 19 - May 19)
You're a lover, not a fighter — even if you can come across as gruff and blustery at times. Actually, the only thing that makes you see red is people trespassing on your turf. When that happens, you charge forward to defend what's yours. Thankfully, ameliorating planetary sextiles on Nov. 7 and 8 show certain demanding types rethinking their approach and making the switch from red flags to white ones. Don't expect them to give up their claims, but they are open to discussing arrangements for a peaceful coexistence.