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Expect to receive conflicting advice from the angel on your one shoulder and the devil on your other. Moral dilemmas are to be expected on Jan. 31 — when Jupiter, the planet of our higher purpose, forms an opposition to Pluto, the planet of our baser instincts. Both planets are powerful, and neither is going to give an inch. If you follow the dictates of your conscience, it will cost you something dear — perhaps even the very thing you're fighting for. On the other hand, looking after your own self-interest will forever spoil the prize that you seek. What to do? Decide which is the lesser of two evils. It could turn out to be a blessing in disguise.
ARIES (March 20 - April 18)
If there were ever a time to shake free of the mental blinders and pursue the life you want for yourself, then that time is now. A sensational Sun/Uranus sextile on Jan. 29 shows that you have reached a point in your personal growth where the greatest challenge isn't in fighting for what you want — it's in harnessing and directing the creative forces that are coursing through your horoscope. You're entering one of the most dramatic and transformative periods of your life, but you need to master these forces and not allow them to master you.