Emotional outbursts are frequent with Dick Gephardt due to his fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Gephardt expresses himself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what his true feelings are. However, Dick Gephardt dislikes showing any personal weaknesses or needs for support, comfort, and nurturing. He is often impatient with himself and with others. Richard abhors emotional dependency and dislike "complainers".
Dick Gephardt inspires others to take positive action in their lives by his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous, and independent. Richard is rather bossy, but he does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. He enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built upon mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Gephardt.
Dick Gephardt becomes very cross if he does not have enough vigorous physical activity. Gephardt will feels his best if he "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in some other competitive sport) frequently.
Dick Gephardt may have done extensive traveling in his early years, or in some way had a background which enables him to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Gephardt has a craving for things which are far away and foreign or for things he has never experienced before. Dick Gephardt wants to completely immerse himself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply have facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally, too, Richard is restless and something of a wanderer.
He enjoys emotional intensity and is attracted to the mysterious, the unknown, and to dangerous or challenging experiences which draw on all of his inner resources. He is able to handle an emotional crisis very well, and he is interested in the deep roots of emotional problems and how to cure them. Dick Gephardt insists on bringing feelings between people out into the open, for he wants real closeness and intimacy in his relationships, without barriers or secrets.
Gephardt is reserved and shy and his thinking is controlled and somewhat slow. When talking, Dick Gephardt sometimes may have the feeling that the words get stuck in his throat. Because of his disciplined mind, Richard is able to concentrate easily.
He is definitely not one to wear his heart on his sleeve. Dick Gephardt cares very much about others' opinions and craves love and appreciation as much as anyone, but one would never know it from Gephardt's reserved and seemingly detached appearance. Casual, superficial relationships do not interest Richard at all. He is cautious and serious about love and really desires deep, genuine, lasting relationships. Dick Gephardt is old-fashioned about courtship and love relationships, and will remain faithful to his loved one in good times and in bad.
Dick Gephardt may be attracted to persons older than him, someone who is emotionally mature and reliable and who can provide the security Richard desires.
When he cares about someone, Dick Gephardt likes to serve them by doing small thoughtful favors, helping them, or doing something tangible to show his affection.
Dick Gephardt has also considerable artistic or creative skill. In fact, Richard is suited for a profession involving beauty or pleasure or making people happy in some way.
He is open and progressive in his attitudes towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in his love-expression. Dick Gephardt is always willing to experiment and try anything new that Gephardt's partner suggests, and he enjoys being surprised. Relationship in which both Richard and his partner have a good deal of freedom and independence will hold Gephardt's interest much more than safe, predictable ones.
Sensitive and compassionate, Gephardt tends to be the "giver" in any relationship. Richard has high ideals and a refined attitude towards love relationships, seeking to relate in ways that are beyond ego needs and selfishness. Richard is attracted to people with artistic or mystical inclinations.
Dick Gephardt tends to make up his mind quickly in matters of love relationships and affection and may fall in love at first sight. His expectations about romance can be intense and Richard is inclined to exaggerate and could have arguments about his loved ones.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 9th house
Moon Trine Pluto
Moon Conjunct Find Mercury/Saturn
Venus in Capricorn
Venus in 6th house
Venus Trine Uranus
Venus Trine Neptune
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Mars