Inside, she is quite different from what her freewheeling, confident, playful demeanor (mentioned in the previous chapter) would suggest. Although Guisewite likes to theorize and speculate and dream big dreams, she is basically clearheaded and practical. However, Cathy Guisewite also worries and frets a great deal, although others may not know this from her jovial demeanor.
At heart Cathy Guisewite is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Cathy Guisewite has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, Guisewite can be relied upon to be cautious, efficient, and thorough in her work and she takes pride in a job well done. What she may lack in self-confidence Cathy Guisewite often makes up for in skills - fostering expertise, technical knowledge and competence in a specialized area. She is adept at using her hands to create or fix things, and meticulous attention to detail and careful craftsmanship are her forte. Some would say she is a little too meticulous, for Guisewite can be extremely critical and petty if everything is not done exactly as she thinks it should be, and she worries about things that other people consider trivial and unimportant. Cathy Guisewite likes to organize, categorize and arrange everything into a logical system and is often distinctly uncomfortable when something does not fit into a neat category. Disorganization vexes Guisewite. She probably wishes that she were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, Guisewite can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in her environment or within herself, Guisewite tends to focus on the flaws, with a desire to improve, refine, and perfect. She is strictly factual, truthful, and scrupulously honest in her self-assessment and often does not give herself enough praise or credit.
She is also highly discriminating and may be especially particular about her diet, hygiene, and health habits. Cathy has high aesthetic standards and refined sensitivities, and is bothered by environmental elements (such as disorder, cigarette smoke, etc.) that others overlook. Her tastes are simple and understated, yet refined. She is truly offended by coarseness, bluntness and vulgarity. Guisewite can sometimes be difficult to live with because of her fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Cathy Guisewite seems rather cool and self-contained, she is very helpful by nature and enjoys serving others. She is content to play a supporting role rather than the lead. She is quietly devoted to the ones she cares for.
She is cautious, realistic and practical in her approach to life and disinclined to gamble. Cathy Guisewite analyzes before she acts. She is sometimes too serious. If Guisewite allowed herself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to her health!
World travel, foreign cultures, and studies which expand her intellectual horizons and broaden her understanding of the world are very attractive to Guisewite.
Cathy Guisewite has a philosophical turn of mind and is concerned with seeking answers to the big questions of life or getting the overview of any situation. Abstract concepts and/or plans for the future occupy her mind much of the time.
Guisewite can be an inspiring leader of a team or group effort. Her dynamism and energy evokes the same in others, and she sees healthy competition between people as a plus. Generally, Cathy Guisewite enjoys fine health as well.
She is an original! Cathy Guisewite radiates a sort of electrical excitement about the things she is interested in, and conveys this to others, but she also gets bored rather quickly. Cathy does not mind being a bit unusual or breaking a few rules either.
Guisewite always seems to find the right words to verbalize her feelings, especially in regard to love and friendship. Cathy Guisewite also has a keen sense of beauty and she probably appreciates art, music or poetry.
Her physical energy is strong and Cathy Guisewite is able to make an extra effort and work quite hard at any task she wants to do. Guisewite can act quickly and she gets a great deal accomplished in a hurry. But Cathy Guisewite also has a tendency to be reckless and accident-prone.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Sagittarius and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 9th house
Sun Sextile Mars
Sun Sextile Uranus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Venus
Sun Conjunct Mars/Uranus