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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.
SCORPIO (Oct. 22 - Nov. 20)
Life doesn't always give you what you want, and the Scorpio response is to suck it up. But sometimes, your worldview can be too harsh, and this can lead you to overlook — or even disregard — the fact that there might be an easier way. Aquarian energy is famous for introducing options, and with the Sun sextiling Uranus on Jan. 29, you will see windows open and opportunities materialize. These could lead you to consider paths you wouldn't have considered before. The road ahead is tough enough. You don't always have to take the hard way.