Behind Slade's rather cool, conservative, somewhat impersonal and businesslike demeanor (as described on the previous page), he is much more passionate and emotional. Chris Slade often conceals his vulnerability beneath a veneer of toughness or indifference.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, he is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Chris Slade is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and he only allows a special few into his inner world. Like a wary animal, he is cautious and mistrustful of those he does not know until "he sniffs them out". He is highly instinctive and intuitive. Chris Slade usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though he may be unable to clearly articulate why he feels the way he does. His feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Chris Slade also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and he forms very intense love bonds and attachments. He is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that he perceives as a threat to his relationship with someone he loves. When Chris Slade commits himself to someone or something, he is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Chris merges with or "marries" the person he loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for him, and often stormy and nasty. When Slade has been wounded, he is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Chris will most certainly never forget the hurt and he often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to him.
Whatever he does, Chris does with passion and fervor, and he often goes to extremes. Slade can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. Slade can also be very narrow-minded: either he is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for him at all. Rarely is Chris Slade emotionally detached and objective. He definitely has a fanatical streak. He is also immensely strong-willed and his tenacity in pursuing his objectives often borders on obsession. He is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Chris Slade loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Chris never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Chris Slade tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
World travel, foreign cultures, and studies which expand his intellectual horizons and broaden his understanding of the world are very attractive to Slade.
Chris Slade 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 his mind much of the time.
Slade's subconscious needs and feelings blend well with his conscious intentions and desires, therefore Chris Slade is able to proceed in his life's pursuits relatively unhampered by internal resistance or inconsistency. Chris' male-female relationships will reflect this state of internal harmony also.
He is blessed with abundant optimism, self-confidence and cheerful generosity. His good will and friendliness win him many allies. Chris Slade also has grand visions and aspirations, and the desire to succeed in life in a big way. Chris expects the best, and usually gets it.
However he also has a more somber side, which keeps Slade's optimism from becoming ungrounded or overblown. Chris Slade tends to seesaw between his faith, vision and high aspirations, and his caution and realism (or fear!). He cannot and does not rely on good luck or grace alone, and he accepts the need for hard work. His skeptical or "somber" side is described below.
He is often plagued by feelings of personal inadequacy, inhibitions and self-doubt. Chris Slade has a cautious, realistic attitude toward life and is highly responsible and disciplined with regard to his obligations and duties. Chris Slade tends to work and struggle more than necessary and to take himself too seriously.
Chris Slade has a pleasant and dreamy disposition with considerable romantic imagination. Chris has a strong longing for love, but he does not see others very clearly and may experience many disappointments in his emotional relationships.
Chris has an optimistic and harmonious personality and he happily goes about the attainment of his goals. Slade knows how to make the best of life's opportunities and he gets along with everyone. Chris Slade has the good fortune to live in pleasant and agreeable circumstances.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 9th house
Sun Sextile Moon
Sun Conjunct Jupiter
Sun aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Sun Square Saturn
Sun Conjunct Venus/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/MC