Although Baggett may seem quite poised, even-tempered, balanced and harmonious (as mentioned in the previous chapter), she is actually rather moody and emotional. Inside, she is much more subjective and biased in her attitudes than her fair-minded, reasonable demeanor may imply.
Alley has powerful emotional attachments to the past, her family, her childhood, places she associates with safety and security, and her beginnings. It is very important to Baggett to maintain a connection with her roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Baggett tends to cling to whatever is dear to her - be it a person, a familiar place, or a cherished possession.
She is sympathetic, nurturing, supportive and very sensitive to the emotional needs of other people. Alley likes to be needed and to care for others, and she often worries about the people she loves. Alley Baggett has a very strong need for a sense of belonging and acceptance, and much of her life centers on her home. She is more concerned about people and their feelings than with power, achievement, or position in society. Kindness, consideration and tenderness are more meaningful to Alley Baggett than any sort of honor the world can bestow.
She is primarily emotional and her views are often dominated by her feelings and her own personal, subjective experiences, rather than reason, logic or abstract principles. It is difficult for her to judge situations fairly and objectively because her personal sympathies and loyalties usually factor in. Alley Baggett takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around herself to shield herself from pain and rejection. Alley Baggett feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. She also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Alley Baggett needs to have a place and time in her life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish herself; otherwise Alley Baggett becomes cranky and unhappy with those around her.
Alley Baggett functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse herself in creative activities where she can express her feelings, imagination and instincts. Baggett often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Alley Baggett also has a great affinity for music, because it evokes and communicates feelings that may be difficult or impossible to put into words.
Her compassion, sensitivity, and imagination are Baggett's strong points. Her faults include an inability to let go of the past and move forward, clannishness and prejudice, and a tendency for self-pity when facing hardship.
Her career, reputation and public image are very important to Baggett. Alley Baggett has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. She is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Alley Baggett may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Impulsive, restless and spontaneous, her life is apt to be somewhat unstable and full of sudden changes. Alley Baggett is extremely independent and craves excitement, adventure, freedom and discovery. Baggett has a rebellious streak and she often feels she is unusual and different from society's mainstream. The unorthodox and the novel appeal to her.
Alley Baggett has a great need for security which she may seek in a partner who could be older than her and perhaps married before. Alley Baggett probably feels restrained in expressing affection, giving the impression of being cool and indifferent toward those she loves.
Alley Baggett has a sense of good fellowship and comradeship and is very much at ease in contact with others. Baggett works successfully with others in her community, groups or associations and may get some assistance from some very powerful and influential people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 10th house
Sun Square Uranus
Sun Conjunct Venus/Saturn
Sun Opposition Jupiter/N. Node