approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Bobby's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Bobby Short comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Bobby Short - his real motivation, which describes the kind of person he is at heart and where his 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 Bobby Short" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Bobby a little better. This page describes the disguise Short wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Bobby Short is always questioning and learning, and he seems young and alive no matter what his chronological age, for his mind is always alert, curious, flexible, and open to new experiences. Bobby Short has a childlike enthusiasm for anything new and he learns easily, but he also gets bored rather quickly. Short can be somewhat of a scatterbrain, for he tends to have so many ideas and irons in the fire that it is hard to keep track of them all. He needs and craves variety, change, mental stimulation, and an active social life.
Articulate, clever, often funny and witty, he is always a refreshing and interesting conversationalist. Bobby Short enjoys meeting and interacting with a variety of different people. He is friendly, flirtatious, and charming in a playful way, and no matter how badly he may be feeling, Bobby never comes across as melancholic or somber. He may seem frivolous to other, more serious souls. Bobby Short has a sense of humor and a sense of perspective that prevent him from taking himself or life too seriously. In fact, Short may seem flippant or unconcerned about matters that others consider very important.
In general, Bobby Short responds to life mentally and objectively rather than emotionally, and he may not empathize with people very much. Bobby does not like to be weighed down with too much responsibility or with others' emotional burdens. Furthermore, if he cannot fully grasp something with his reason and logic, Short will often choose to ignore it, including his own and other people's irrational feelings, desires, and needs.
Consistency and reliability are not great virtues of Short's and his life is apt to be full of changes and movement due to his restlessness. Bobby Short becomes nervous and fidgety if things are not moving quickly enough. He is interested in what is current and up-to-date, the newest trends in thought or style.
His gifts are a quick mind, verbal facility, a flair for language, social sophistication and polish, the ability to communicate, converse, and build bridges between people and between ideas. Bobby Short tends to become an incessant chatterbox or gossip if he does not have work or other activities that utilize his mental, verbal, and social skills.
Despite the fact that his core self is quite a bit different from the face the world generally sees, Bobby Short has a strong desire to be seen and recognized, to be acknowledged, and to have a significant influence on people in his environment. He may do remarkable things in order to be noticed. However, Bobby Short often does not get the full recognition he wishes for.
He is direct, honest, and to the point - some might say excessively so. However, no one has to guess who Bobby Short is or what he wants - he is pretty much up front. Bobby radiates a refreshing enthusiasm and vigor when he is at his best. He seems to enjoy competition without taking it terribly seriously.
To others, Bobby Short appears capable, mature, and down to earth. Even when he was young, there was a certain practicality and responsible air about Bobby that inspired people to rely on him. Short keeps his cool in most situations.
His emotional instincts, feelings, and intuition play a big part in the decisions Bobby Short makes and how he interacts with the world, and generally his feelings are quite accurate and helpful to him. Also, establishing emotional rapport with the people he meets on a day to day level is rather easy for Short. Bobby Short appears somewhat sympathetic and concerned, so that others are drawn to him, especially when they need guidance or help.
Bobby Short has a big heart, is generous with his affections, and has a strong desire to take care of everyone around him. It is easy for Short to establish personal contacts and relationships because of his ability to fully understand others.
Bobby Short tends to think of work as a hard and necessary chore and he may feel that he has little freedom of movement because of pressure caused by his surroundings. Short is likely to feel hemmed in and consider dealing with others quite burdensome.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Sun Square Asc.
Mars Trine Asc.
Saturn Trine Asc.
Moon Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Moon/N. Node
Asc. Opposition Mars/Saturn