approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Betty's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Betty Fussell comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Betty Fussell - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Betty Fussell" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Betty a little better. This page describes the disguise Fussell wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Betty Fussell likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. She is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. She is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Fussell must have something of her own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that she can develop and manage according to her own will and vision. Whatever Betty does, she does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. She likes to put her own personal stamp on it.
Betty Fussell also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats her in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Fussell will rarely confront the offender - she is too proud to do so - but she will lose her affection and respect for them. Betty dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Fussell admires others who are strong individuals like herself. When Betty Fussell befriends someone, Fussell is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. She is very giving and generous, but her gifts are never anonymous - Betty expects recognition and appreciation for them. She also expects the intense loyalty that she offers to her dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Betty Fussell often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as herself, for she does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If she is not in the leading role, she aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Betty Fussell has great heart and courage, and people often look to her for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Betty always puts her best face forward and rarely allows others to see her hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Betty Fussell also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although she does not like others to realize just how important it is to her.
Her outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. Her own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Betty more than anything else. Betty Fussell feels that if she does her best where she is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
Betty Fussell appears confident and self-assured and she makes a clear, strong impression on others. She is very concerned with the impact she makes on others and with getting personal recognition, sometimes too much so. Betty Fussell tends to dominate in relationships and to be oblivious to others' points of view if they differ very much from Fussell's own.
Betty Fussell has a sunny disposition that usually elicits a warm response from others. She is a wonderful entertainer and she has a gift for putting others in a good mood.
Betty Fussell seems tolerant, broad-minded, and well-educated or as if she has traveled widely. She radiates a certain distinction, even nobility. Fussell is apt to have a significant impact on the people she encounters, without even realizing it - a positive, encouraging one.
To others, Betty Fussell appears capable, mature, and down to earth. Even when she was young, there was a certain practicality and responsible air about Betty that inspired people to rely on her. Fussell keeps her cool in most situations.
Betty Fussell appears to be liberal and open-minded. Anything new, innovative, unusual, or off the beaten track arouses her interest. Fussell infuses her environment with enthusiasm, new life and excitement. Though not intentionally disruptive, Betty Fussell does enjoy startling or waking people up a bit.
Betty Fussell believes in good fellowship or comradeship and cultivates an active social life. Her relationships tend to be very harmonious and her participation in group efforts is carried out with vigorous and energetic cooperation.
Betty Fussell tends to be somewhat insecure in her relationships with other people and she strives for safety and security in her life. Acquiring possessions and property is important to Betty, and she has a strong desire to make a distinguished impression on others.
At times Betty Fussell may feels that she is all alone in the world and that other people only cause difficulties for her. Constantly bounced to and fro by others, Betty has a strong desire to free herself from her stressful surroundings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Conjunct Asc.
Moon in Leo Conjunct Ascendant in Leo
Jupiter Trine Asc.
Saturn Trine Asc.
Uranus Trine Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Mars/N. Node
Asc. Opposition Jupiter/Saturn
Asc. Opposition Saturn/Uranus