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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.
CANCER (June 20 - July 21)
You can try to hold on to your position, but it's not going to work. Ordinarily, Jupiter in Cancer would protect your interests and guarantee that you get the just reward you seek. However, things change when Jupiter opposes Pluto on Jan. 31. Even in classical mythology, the god of heaven had to yield to the god of the underworld, which means that you need to find something to sacrifice. You won't like it, but it ensures that you'll walk away with the better part of the deal at the end of the day.