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Your expectations that things will come to a head and that you'll finally have it out with that person who's been making your life miserable may be sorely disappointed when the Sun opposes Mars on April 8. Usually, this presages dramatic face-offs, chest thumping and cacophonous saber rattling because Mars is named after the Roman god of war. Mars loves a good fight. However, Mars — already weakened in Libra — is rendered even more civil and obedient when retrograde. In fact, you may be surprised to discover a peace-loving side, and conversation will replace confrontation in the days ahead. You've still got a ways to go before bridges are mended, but developments on April 11 and 12 are steps in the right direction.
ARIES (March 20 - April 18)
Right now, you feel shackled to an absentee partner, a whiny colleague or a client who's more of a dabbler than a doer. It makes perfect sense that you would want to cut ties as soon as possible. It feels like you're doing all the work in the relationship while the other person is just along for the ride. However, Mars is still retrograde in Libra, which means that your time together isn't done. Stick it out until May. This is when you'll see why the Universe brought you together when it did.