Charlotte of Belgium
approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Charlotte Empress of Mexico's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Charlotte of Belgium comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Charlotte of Belgium - 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 Charlotte of Belgium" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Charlotte Empress of Mexico a little better. This page describes the disguise Charlotte Amélie wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Charlotte of Belgium meets life head on and throws herself into new experiences with zest and enthusiasm. She is direct, straightforward, assertive, and usually completely aboveboard in all her dealings. Candid and incapable of guile, insincerity or phoniness, Charlotte Empress of Mexico projects a confident and sometimes arrogant façade to others. She often lacks tact and sensitivity, and can be completely oblivious to others' needs, and inadvertently selfish. Charlotte Amélie is self-reliant and does not depend upon social approval and reinforcement as much as other people do. She likes to be original and does not mind doing it alone. Charlotte of Belgium may feel that she does not fit into groups very well and that she does not naturally blend in and cooperate with others. She likes to be either a leader or a loner.
Charlotte Amélie is a doer and thrives on freedom, challenge, and activity. She tends to think in clear, black and white terms, and to be somewhat simplistic in her outlook, which enables Charlotte Empress of Mexico to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, Charlotte of Belgium feels such a sense of urgency and excitement about it that she will often forge ahead and try to implement it in a rather bold but poorly planned and crudely executed way. Patience and careful attention to details are not Charlotte Amélie's forte. However, she never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To Charlotte of Belgium it is far better to make mistakes than to play it safe and never try.
She is scornful of what she sees as weakness or passivity in others and also of the human tendency to imitate and follow. Charlotte of Belgium is not a follower. Others see Charlotte Empress of Mexico as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Charlotte Amélie presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see her vulnerable or insecure side.
Charlotte of Belgium has a sweet, appealing demeanor and seems instinctively to grasp the concept that "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar". Her personal brand of charm is usually quite winning. Charlotte Empress of Mexico coax rather than coerce. However, if she does not get what she wants, Charlotte of Belgium is likely to resort to insincere flattery, wheedling, whining, or pouting rather than stating directly what she needs, or doing for herself. Charlotte Amélie seems to need others' approval first.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Venus Sextile Asc.