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Venus is exalted in one sign and that's Pisces. Jupiter is exalted in one sign only too and that's Cancer. Venus and Jupiter are "benefics" (that means that they bring good things), so their trine on April 17 is an extraordinary event. In fact, this trine only takes place once every 12 years. Translation? You can expect miracles to happen in love. You may think that all is lost when it comes to matters of the heart but you'll discover signs of hope when he finally sides with his heart over his head, rethinks that exit plan or emerges from that downward spiral that he went into weeks ago. It's finally dawning on him that you're the best thing to happen in his life.
VIRGO (Aug. 22 – Sept. 21)
Life could be rough for your boyfriend or spouse this week. He could receive news of an economic downturn, a surprise shortfall, or a private matter that he's been struggling with will come out in a very public way. These are the times that test lovers' souls. Your first reaction may not be one that you're not proud of (people born under Mercury tend to rush toward the exit at the first sign of trouble), but once you think better of it you will see that the best place to be is at his side.