Clifford does not appear to be an intensely emotional or sentimental person, and he is often unaware of his own or other people's deeper feelings and emotional needs. Tears and tantrums bewilder him and make him very uncomfortable. Clifford Odets would rather settle differences by talking things out reasonably and rationally, but he tends to ignore or poke fun at any attempt to probe his own or others' inner depths.
Clifford Odets avoids heavy, demanding emotional relationships and is wary of making personal commitments.
He needs ample mental stimulation and feels close to people with whom he can share thoughts and intellectual interests. Conversation is very important to Odets. The strong, silent partner is not for him.
Though he yearns for close relationships, Clifford Odets often closes himself off and does not really trust others who may wish to get to know him. Odets is very wholehearted in his feelings and responses to people, and he wants all or nothing from the people he cares for.
He is tolerant and forgiving and always ready to overlook mistakes and give others a second chance. Clifford Odets expects, and draws out, the best from people and he enjoys making others comfortable and happy. Because of his emotional generosity, his life is rich with friends, and often financial blessings as well.
His emotions are very intense, but often hidden. Like a volcano, one minute Clifford Odets seems quite peaceful and the next, he is exploding with great force and unexpected fury. The intensity of his reactions often surprises even him. Clifford has tremendous zeal and tends to be an emotional fanatic about things he cares about. His feelings and desires can be so compelling that he does things against his better judgment and reason. Odets can also be very manipulative, in a subtle way. His personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well.
He is quietly devoted and faithful to his loved ones and often becomes subservient to his love partner. Clifford Odets is more comfortable showing his love by doing or making something for his loved one, or simply being there for her, rather than by making any romantic, soul-stirring declarations. He is timid about expressing too much sentiment or emotion. Clifford Odets also underestimates his attractiveness and lovability and doubts his own worthiness of love and appreciation.
Promoting beauty, the arts or entertainment can make Clifford Odets very happy. Clifford wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts or loving generosity. Clifford Odets may be "married to" his work - namely he may be more involved in his career than in his private life. Odets is a natural host or diplomat.
He is open and progressive in his attitude towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in the way he expresses his love. Clifford Odets is always willing to experiment and try anything new that his partner suggests, and he enjoys being surprised. A relationship in which both Clifford and his partner have a good deal of freedom and independence will hold Odets' interest much more than a safe, predictable one.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Gemini
Moon in 8th house
Moon Conjunct Jupiter
Moon Conjunct Pluto
Venus in Virgo
Venus in 10th house
Venus Trine Uranus