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Guys tend to disappear down their rabbit holes when Mars turns retrograde in the sky. That's because Mars is the planet of men and its backwards motion can bring a sudden loss of nerve, a shivering case of cold feet or a wave of commitment-phobia. You'll want to dive down the rabbit hole after him, but don't. Leave him alone and give him his space. It's hard to believe, but his sudden withdrawal doesn't have anything to do with you personally. It's more wrapped up in his self-worth issues like income, job status and does he even like what he does for a living. This is a time when you need to be more friend than lover. Mars comes out of retrograde on May 19.
PISCES (Feb. 18 – March 19)
Things are moving along at a clip. It's to be expected when the sun forms a trine to Jupiter stationed in that part of your solar chart that pertains to matters of the heart. Translation? You're on the verge of making the love connection of a lifetime. It's a heady experience because you're not used to getting what you want. You're more accustomed to pining away for lost loves and impossibly idealistic romances. It's true that having someone in your life brings its own set of problems, but it still beats sleeping alone at night.