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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.
LEO (July 22 - Aug. 21)
The Sun is in its exaltation on Tuesday, and you couldn't be happier. This is when you will be at the height of your solar energy. You are so glowing, charismatic and winning that people will shower you with affection, attention and accolades. The only problem is that the Sun will be opposite Mars, which means you will have to share the spotlight with someone who is clearly a lesser light. You resent anyone photo-bombing your moment to shine, but put your best face on it. You need to be the bigger person now.