Open and generous, Dana Plato enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and she thrives on sociability and fellowship. She is adventurous, playful, freedom loving, and always ready for a good time. Plato rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep her down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Dana always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, she is uncomfortable with her own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Dana Plato often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but she unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Plato, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Dana Plato to be happy, her mate must be her best friend and encourage Dana's aspirations and ideals. Dana Plato also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
Plato gets a lot of emotional fulfillment through her involvement in groups, clubs, organizations, community activities, or a network of close friends who support and care for her. Dana Plato makes friends her family, and she feels a close kinship to people who share some ideals or beliefs that she holds dear. Dana Plato needs close relationships with people outside of her immediate family.
She is prone to be overly indulgent, overly permissive, overly generous and disinclined to budget or diet or set reasonable limits for herself or others. Subconsciously Dana Plato feels entitled to bounty, and sees no reason to be deprived. At her worst, Plato can be greedy but insatiable, and addicted to "the good life". However, if other factors in her chart indicate a capacity for discipline and prudence, there is a positive side to Dana's emotional indulgence - Plato tends to be quite charitable and tolerant, freely giving and willing to embrace others despite their shortcomings.
There is another side to Dana Plato as well, a rather introverted, self-contained, even pessimistic side which tempers her good cheer and generosity, as discussed below.
She is dedicated to the people she cares about and conscientious about fulfilling her responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Dana Plato; accordingly, so are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Dana Plato is apt to do more than her fair share in the family and go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to her.
Her emotional needs are very important to Dana Plato and she tends to seek approval and recognition from the people in her immediate world. Plato will derive more benefit in activities with others than by keeping to her.
Her emotional life tends to be a bit strange and she is likely to fantasize a lot and to weave a web of illusions. Easily swayed by the needs of others, Dana Plato must learn not to take on others problems and also guard against others deceiving her.
Dana Plato possesses the gifts of tact, courtesy and consideration, and has a strong desire to please and understand her love partner. Because she values harmony so highly, Dana Plato will compromise a great deal to avoid any discord or conflict in her relationships. Dana does not like to dwell on controversial or emotional subjects and often tries to "smooth things over" or "sweep them under the rug".
In love relationships, Dana Plato wants an intellectual peer, an equal and a friend. She is attracted to people who have a certain finesse, delicacy and subtlety. Dana Plato appreciates good manners and refinement and is not happy with coarseness or bluntness in a person.
Dana Plato craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are calm but lack vitality and passion. Dana loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from her partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Plato.
She is romantic and amorous and has a well-developed sexual nature. Dana expresses her feelings openly, but sometimes could feel hurt if people do not respond to her. Dana Plato also has a strong drive to express herself in artistic ways.
Dana Plato has a propensity for clandestine and secret love affairs and tends to keep her relationships hidden. Dana could find herself in some peculiar relationships where she or her partner could be reluctant to make an external commitment.
She may be caught in a conflict between caution and optimism frequently, resulting in restlessness and discontentment. In love relationships, Dana Plato could feel controlled, rejected or not accepted at times, and at other times experience great ease, happiness and content.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 11th house
Moon Quincunx Jupiter
Moon aspects Jupiter and Saturn
Moon Sextile Saturn
Moon Conjunct Sun/Asc.
Moon Conjunct Neptune/Asc.
Venus in Libra
Venus in 8th house
Venus Conjunct Sun/Mars
Venus Conjunct Mars/Neptune
Venus Opposition Jupiter/Saturn