Open and generous, Bob Geldof enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and he thrives on sociability and fellowship. He is adventurous, playful, freedom-loving, and always ready for a good time. Geldof rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep him down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Bob always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, he is uncomfortable with his own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Bob Geldof often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but he unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Geldof, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Bob Geldof to be happy, his mate must be his best friend and encourage Bob's aspirations and ideals. Bob Geldof also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
His own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Bob, and it is often difficult for him to share with others what he is feeling.
Bob Geldof frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of his.
Geldof identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and he wants to help them or care for them in some way.
He is easygoing, agreeable, and tolerant, willing to overlook others' mistakes, forget the past, and begin again on a positive note. He enjoys making others comfortable and happy, and he overdoes sometimes his generosity. Bob Geldof often feels that "everything will turn out all right no matter what I do", and so becomes lazy and lackadaisical.
There is another side to Bob Geldof as well, a rather introverted, self-contained, even pessimistic side which tempers his good cheer and generosity, as discussed below.
He is dedicated to the people he cares about and conscientious about meeting his responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Bob Geldof and so, therefore, are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Bob Geldof is apt to do more than his fair share in the family, to go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to him.
He is quietly devoted and faithful to his loved ones, and often becomes a kind of servant to his love partner. Bob Geldof is more comfortable showing love for someone by doing something for them, making something for them, or simply being there for them - rather than telling them so in a romantic, soul-stirring sort of way. He is timid about expressing too much sentiment or emotion. Bob Geldof also underestimates his attractiveness and lovability and doubts his own worthiness to receive love and appreciation.
Bob Geldof craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are smooth but lacking vitality and passion. Bob loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from his partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Geldof.
Bob Geldof is extremely amorous and it is difficult for him to go without romantic relationships for very long. When he is attracted to someone, Bob Geldof pursues them very ardently and sometimes comes on too strong. Doing creative work or artistic work can also satisfy the very strong desire for love and beauty that Bob feels.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 12th house
Moon Trine Jupiter
Moon aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Moon Sextile Saturn
Venus in Virgo
Venus in 8th house
Venus Conjunct Mars