Though Harrington may seem breezy, independent and freedom loving (as mentioned in the previous chapter), he is in fact not completely happy without a partner. He enjoys being on the move and exploring new territory, but wants a traveling companion! Harrington yearns for fulfilling, yet non-restricting relationships.
Harmony and balance are his keynotes. Desmond Harrington instinctively understands the need to accommodate other people's interests and desires, and he is always fair and willing to meet others half way. Tactful, diplomatic, and quite socially aware, Desmond does all he can to avoid conflict and discord. His spirit is one of cooperation and compromise, and he often achieves through charm and discretion what would have been impossible to achieve with a direct, forceful approach.
Getting along with and pleasing others may be too important to Harrington since he can be too dependent on the approval and opinions of other to make his own decisions. Harrington will rarely act without seeking the counsel and feedback of other people. He prefers sharing and doing things with others rather than on his own. Being alone feels very unnatural to Desmond Harrington, and he has a strong need for a partner and intimate one-on-one relationships.
Desmond Harrington invests a great deal of his energy in personal love relationships and he is very idealistic and romantic about marriage. Desmond Harrington seeks a partner who is his equal intellectually, and who is capable of a mental relationship as well as a physical and emotional one. He makes a thoughtful, considerate friend or lover, and he enjoys the traditional symbols of love - courtship, flowers, etc. Harrington perceives relationships like an art that requires time, attention and creative effort. Desmond Harrington appreciates a partner who is subtle and polished, never coarse or blunt.
Fairness and equality, both in his personal relationships and in the world, are extremely important to him. If Desmond Harrington fights about anything, it is often about something he feels is unfair and unbalanced. Balance is very important to Desmond. He believes in moderation in all things and avoids fanaticism and extremism at all costs.
Desmond Harrington also has a strong need for beautiful, harmonious surroundings and a natural sense of artistic style and grace, which is reflected in the way Harrington dresses and furnishes his home and workspace. Everything must be aesthetically pleasing and appropriate. Working with people as a counselor, advisor, consultant, or negotiator, or in an artistic field such as design or photography would be fulfilling to him.
His career, reputation and public image are very important to Harrington. Desmond Harrington has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. He is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Desmond Harrington may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Desmond Harrington tends to think and act bravely and has a positive and firm demeanor. Desmond has what it takes to make his own way in life. He may be a bit excitable, but never shy away from a good argument.
He may be a bit high-strung and over-zealous in the pursuit of his endeavors. Harrington always seems to be in a hurry and has the ability to evaluate situations quickly. Desmond Harrington has a brilliant mind and possibly could invent something.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Sagittarius and Sun in Libra
Sun in Libra
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Uranus