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Your mental wheels speed up as Mercury, the planet of the mind, forms a trine to retrograde Mars on March 14. This is when you'll discover the means by which you can inch your way out of a tight corner. Usually, this would be a good thing — except that Mars retrograde says you have to sell somebody else on this solution as well. This could be a partner, a loved one or an associate. For some reason, he won't be as game as you are to go ahead with this. You'll think he's just not getting it, but the Stars imply that there's a behind-the-scenes player who's pulling some strings. You'll have to deal with this before you can move forward.
LIBRA (Sept. 22 - Oct. 21)
Mars retrograde in Libra indicates trouble with partners, but maybe the trouble's with them and not with you. Things have been unequal in your romantic relationship or business partnership for quite some time, and you've put up with it as best you could, but now the time has come to reassert yourself — and this appears to be throwing things off-kilter. Continue doing what you're doing. Eventually, your partner will come around to the idea that he has to share more or do a better job of keeping up his part of the bargain.