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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.
GEMINI (May 20 - June 19)
You're going to feel like the one who's doing all the work in your relationships this week. And you are. Whether it's providing moral support to loved ones, keeping colleagues on the same page at work or listening to the latest woes of your dog walker — it will be hard to contain your frustration. April 8 looks especially tense. Nevertheless, you will want to keep your cool because there's nothing to be gained by having a meltdown. Besides, given how self-absorbed everyone is these days, you'd be lucky if they even noticed.