Emma Thompson responds very strongly to the emotional tone and atmosphere around her, and can be dominated by her fluctuating and unpredictable moods. Thompson often appears irrational to others because she cannot always explain the reason or source of her feelings. Anyone who lives with Emma Thompson must accept her ups and downs and appreciate Emma's need for times of withdrawal.
Emma Thompson is also very sympathetic and understands the unspoken feelings and needs of others. Emma Thompson takes slights and rebuffs very personally and though she may forgive a transgression by a friend or loved one, she never forgets it.
Her own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Emma, and it is often difficult for her to share with others what she is feeling.
Emma Thompson frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of hers.
Thompson identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and she wants to help them or care for them in some way.
Emma's emotional life seems to be overly intense and her sexuality is very strong. Emma Thompson is likely to make many demands of her partner and she has to guard against possessiveness, jealousy and a tendency to force someone to love her.
In a love relationship, Emma Thompson is more interested in the person's sense of humor and intelligence than in her physique. Emma likes a partner who is mentally alive and keeps her guessing and Emma Thompson becomes restless and bored with someone who never asks questions, changes or surprises her. It is very important to Emma Thompson's happiness to talk, share ideas, go places together and learn new things together. Emma Thompson needs ample social stimulation, is somewhat of a flirt, and likes to have many friends of both sexes. Thompson finds a possessive, jealous partner very stifling.
Promoting beauty, the arts, or entertainment can make Emma Thompson very happy. Emma wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and she wants to be recognized for her beauty, artistic gifts, or loving generosity. Emma Thompson may "marry" her work - that is, being more involved in her career than in her private life. Thompson is a natural host or diplomat.
Money is liable to be an issue in her life, not because she does not have it, but because Emma Thompson cannot or will not hold onto it. Emma Thompson has a freehanded, generous, open attitude and would prefer to spend and enjoy and partake in the pleasures of the moment than to save, discipline or budget herself. At Thompson's worst, she wants an easy ride and friends will often let Emma freeload because she is such an agreeable, friendly and pleasant sort. Alternatively, Thompson could let other people take advantage of her hospitality and tolerance.
Thompson also avoids confronting difficult issues in relationships simply because it is too much trouble or too petty. Emma Thompson just wants to have a good time.
Emma Thompson experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and she may feel that she has little choice or control over her desires. Emma Thompson has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. Her love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in her relationships. On the positive side, Emma Thompson can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by her deeply felt love.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Cancer
Moon in 12th house
Moon Conjunct Venus/Pluto
Venus in Gemini
Venus in 10th house
Venus Opposition Jupiter
Venus Square Pluto