Even-tempered and peace loving, she is not easily ruffled and is rarely given to emotional displays. Amanda Marshall has a calming effect on more high-strung or volatile people, and an emotional steadiness that others find soothing. Though gentle and not easily provoked, Marshall is tremendously stubborn and resists any change that requires an emotional adjustment, such as changes in her home life or marriage.
Amanda Marshall seeks security and loyalty in love relationships, is extremely devoted to her loved ones and provides a warm, nurturing atmosphere for them. However, Marshall tends to cling to others and prevent them from changing.
A great deal of physical affection, closeness and touching is crucial to Amanda's well-being, and she has a tendency to overindulge in sensual comforts and pleasures. At times Amanda Marshall substitutes food for emotional comfort and love.
Marshall depends a great deal upon other people for emotional support and she has a large "family" of friends that care about her and treat her as kin. The women in Amanda's life are particularly important to her, and her relationships with them powerfully influence her sense of security and happiness. Amanda Marshall may be overly dependent and unsure of herself without a close partner.
She is assertive and confronts difficulties in a direct, no-nonsense sort of way. Amanda Marshall cannot tolerate self-pity or passivity, and she can be rather brusque with others' emotional problems. "Stop crying and do something about it" might be Marshall's motto.
Sensitive and sentimental, Amanda Marshall is deeply attached to her family, old friends, familiar places and the past. She is romantic and tender in love relationships, and it is of utmost importance to Marshall to remember birthdays, anniversaries, family rituals and other personally significant days. Amanda Marshall seeks caring, emotional support, and security in her love relationships. Amanda likes to be needed, as well as to cherish and protect her loved ones, of whom she is somewhat possessive.
Amanda is attracted to foreigners, exotic places, traveling, and to people who can expand her horizons, teach her something, or show Marshall places and worlds she has never experienced before. Sharing a philosophy or ideal with her love partner is important to her.
Also, Amanda Marshall feels love and kinship for people everywhere, not only with her own family, nationality, or group. Finding similarities and making links between people from differing backgrounds or with different perspectives is a gift of hers.
Her love feelings are easily aroused and her romantic relationships begin with a sudden electric attraction, but they often end abruptly, and Marshall may be in and out of love relationships - especially in her younger years. Amanda Marshall craves emotional excitement and needs to feel spontaneous and free, so she may avoid making firm personal commitments. Unusual or nontraditional forms of love and relationships appeal to Marshall, and she is attracted to unique, creative or unstable people.
Her feelings are very powerful and Amanda Marshall expresses them vividly. Her romantic relationships are likely to be very passionate and deep. Amanda Marshall has a tendency to go to extremes in love relationships and may be driven by inner compulsion rather than rational thinking.
Chronically discontented, she is likely to be somewhat unstable in matters of love relationships and affection. Amanda Marshall tends to be on the defensive and fear rejection and lack of acceptance. Amanda has to learn to overcome her fears and general shyness with people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Taurus
Moon in 7th house
Moon Trine Mars
Venus in Cancer
Venus in 9th house
Venus Square Uranus
Venus Conjunct Moon/Pluto
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Saturn