mental interests and abilities
Arlene has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in her work. Arlene Francis seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Arlene has mechanical ability and works well with her hands. Francis could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests her as well. Arlene Francis also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that she relates better to them than to people! Arlene Francis tends to become narrowly focused on her own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Arlene Francis thinks a great deal about her career, her reputation and public image, and the way she makes a contribution or impact on the world at large. Public speaking or communications of some other kind is likely to be an important aspect of the work Arlene Francis does.
Often Arlene's emotions and her logic are out of sync with one another. What Arlene Francis feels or subconsciously wants or believes is quite different from her conscious thoughts. Thus she may have trouble becoming clear about a given situation or making up her mind. Arlene Francis functions best when she takes time to reflect, brood and incubate her ideas and decisions, utilizing her intuition and emotions as well as her reasoning. If Arlene Francis studies her dreams and their messages she will be surprised to discover how often her true feelings about someone or something are significantly different from her conscious stance.
Putting her feelings into words does not come very easily, and Arlene Francis may feel awkward trying to articulate and communicate on subjects other than the purely factual or intellectual. However, finding an outlet through writing or telling her feelings would be very gratifying for Francis.
Although she is perceptive and attuned to the personal, human side of any issue (as described above), Arlene Francis is also capable of considerable intellectual detachment and objectivity. Francis combines the qualities of being subjective and intuitive with a rational, analytical approach. Arlene has an introverted frame of mind and tends to dissect or deeply analyze her own inner life and experiences as well as those of others.
Arlene Francis possesses excellent powers of concentration and enjoys studying or deep thinking in solitude. Discriminating and highly rational, Francis gets right down to the bare bones in any discussion and is quick to see the fuzzy thinking or weaknesses in another's logic. She is well-suited to any work that requires organized thinking, precision and a methodical approach. She enjoys working on problems that others consider too tedious, repetitive or technical. Arlene Francis tends to become a specialist in a given field of knowledge and to become engrossed in all of the small details involved, sometimes unaware that only few people share her particular interest, especially to the extent that she does.
Arlene Francis tends to have big plans and pursues her ideas with great zeal. Arlene Francis also has the power to influence people and sway them to her point of view. She may accomplish this through public speaking or writing, and could do well in publicity or advertising.
Arlene Francis forms her own conclusion about things and may have some difficulty in exchanging her thoughts and ideas with others, although they regard her ideas as having a good foundation. Most of her conversations tend to have a serious overtone.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 10th house
Moon Quincunx Mercury
Mercury aspects Moon and Saturn
Mercury Trine Saturn
Mercury Opposition Moon/Pluto
Mercury Opposition Saturn/N. Node