mental interests and abilities
He is more of a poet than a rational scientist, for his mind does not function in a strictly logical, linear fashion. The language of music, art or poetry comes naturally to Dirk Frimout, and he is also able to think in highly abstract and symbolic terms. Translating his thoughts and impressions into concrete, everyday language may be difficult for Frimout at times he may consequently appear less intelligent or at least less quick-witted and verbal than others. This was especially true of Dirk Frimout as a child, and he probably daydreamed a good deal as well. He is intuitive and able to sense the thoughts and feelings of others even before they say anything to him. Dirk often forms an opinion about a person or situation without much factual knowledge of them, and his impressions are usually correct. Frimout can be somewhat absent-minded and he becomes so immersed in his own thoughts that he overlooks things in his immediate, tangible environment. Dirk Frimout is extremely open-minded and believes that anything is possible. Intangible or spiritual forces seem just as real to Dirk Frimout as anything in the concrete world. His imagination and sympathetic understanding of other people are two of his greatest gifts.
Inquisitive and communicative, Dirk's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and he is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. His attention span may be rather brief; Frimout has many and diverse interests and is easily distracted. Frimout learns quickly, is eager to pass on what he is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Dirk Frimout has a probing, penetrating mind and in his view, nothing is as simple, innocent, or straightforward as it appears. He may not totally understand the undercurrents he perceives, the secret machinations, the dark underside of a person or situation - but he is intrigued by them and Dirk sometimes cannot stop thinking about them. Once Frimout's interest has been piqued, he can become obsessed with getting to the bottom of the matter. At times Dirk Frimout makes more of something than is actually the case, like assigning dark, convoluted motives to a person where none exist.
Dirk Frimout has a strong need to mentally dominate others and always take the lead in his conversations with people. He is able to exert a powerful influence in his community and has far-reaching ideas to change the world for the better.
Dirk Frimout has a great mind coupled with great powers of suggestion. People may be drawn to Dirk, fascinated by his energy and power. What he says has great weight with others and they believe him, because Frimout speaks with great conviction.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Pisces
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Quincunx Pluto
Mercury Opposition Pluto/N. Node
Mercury Opposition Pluto/MC