Behind Foster's rather cool, conservative, somewhat impersonal and businesslike demeanor (as described on the previous page), he is much more passionate and emotional. Ben Foster often conceals his vulnerability beneath a veneer of toughness or indifference.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, he is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Ben Foster is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and he only allows a special few into his inner world. Like a wary animal, he is cautious and mistrustful of those he does not know until "he sniffs them out". He is highly instinctive and intuitive. Ben Foster usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though he may be unable to clearly articulate why he feels the way he does. His feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Ben Foster also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and he forms very intense love bonds and attachments. He is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that he perceives as a threat to his relationship with someone he loves. When Ben Foster commits himself to someone or something, he is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Ben merges with or "marries" the person he loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for him, and often stormy and nasty. When Foster has been wounded, he is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Ben will most certainly never forget the hurt and he often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to him.
Whatever he does, Ben does with passion and fervor, and he often goes to extremes. Foster can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. Foster can also be very narrow-minded: either he is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for him at all. Rarely is Ben Foster emotionally detached and objective. He definitely has a fanatical streak. He is also immensely strong-willed and his tenacity in pursuing his objectives often borders on obsession. He is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Ben Foster loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Ben never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Ben Foster tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
Foster is very attracted to world travel, foreign cultures and studies that expand his intellectual horizons and broaden his understanding of the world.
Ben Foster is philosophically inclined and concerned with seeking answers to the big questions of life or getting an overall picture of any situation. Abstract concepts and/or plans for the future occupy his mind much of the time.
Both sensitive and sensuous, Ben blends charm and energy. Ben Foster has a healthy sexuality and a good balance between activity and passivity. He may be fond of singing, dancing, music and drama. Romance comes easily to Ben, and his romantic relationships are passionate.
Ben Foster feels physically strong and fit and has a healthy sex-life. His actions are governed by a strong sense of honor and integrity. Foster is ambitious with a talent for organizing and a strong desire to succeed, insuring by that his professional success.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 9th house
Sun Conjunct Venus/Mars
Sun Conjunct Mars/Jupiter