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It’s hard to know what’s real when Venus conjoins Neptune on April 11. This is one of astrology’s trippiest pairings because when you’re hooked, you’re hooked. Infatuation doesn’t begin to explain it. The high is so intense that you’ll swear you’ve found your soul mate. Yet the Venus/Neptune conjunction will also make you fearful of doing the wrong thing. It can throw a “don’t ask, don’t tell” gag order over your true feelings because you don’t want to break the spell. It’s why Venus/Neptune conjunctions are famous for secret crushes that never get revealed. Don’t let the fantasy drain the life out of the reality of what could be. You’ll never know if you’re meant for each other unless you speak up.
VIRGO (Aug. 22 – Sept. 21)
Virgo women won't pair up before they've made it in their career. You don't want the guy spoiling it. But you can wind up being married to your job if you're not careful; living on a steady diet of short-term relationships and extramarital affairs. There is a way to be in a relationship and to not lose yourself in the process. That's why Mars retrograde is making progress so slow and awkward with the fellow you're seeing right now. You're both doing things that you've never done in a relationship before and that's the point.