challenges and difficulties
Dane doubts his own intelligence and mental capacities, and he may work very hard at studies in order to compensate for this. Eric is often overly serious and disinterested in light or superficial conversation. Spontaneous communication, social give-and-take, and making small talk are likely to be difficult for him.
It may be difficult for Eric Dane to play spontaneously or just let his hair down, for he tends to inhibit that side of his by being too self-conscious and concerned with the impression he is making.
Eric may work very hard at some sport or creative medium in order to excel, for he wants very, very much to be noticed, acknowledged and recognized as special in some way. Though he may indeed be outstanding, Eric Dane also needs to learn to relax and enjoy himself more.
Because of his inner reserve and basic shyness, Eric Dane appears to lack the ability to adapt and is a bit inhibited when dealing with other people. His approach is somewhat serious and it is difficult for Eric to face the public.
He may feel inhibited in his relationships with others and give the impression of being unapproachable and wanting to keep his distance. Eric Dane thinks about his feelings for a long time before he expresses them to anyone and he tends to hide his inner self.
Because he lacks self-confidence, Eric Dane has the feeling that his luck has abandoned him. He is inclined to sit and wait for the right opportunities to come along, place too much emphasis on wishful thinking, and then get disappointed when nothing happens.
Eric wants to go his own way and tends to withdraw into himself. He prefers to be alone and tends to cut himself off from other people. Eric Dane may be a bit too serious and conservative.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Eric Dane instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Eric Dane needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Eric Dane has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that he is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, Eric Dane needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, he has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, he may encourage others to depend on him emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. Eric Dane needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
It is deep within himself, as Eric Dane faces his own demons, fears, and struggles - those aspects of life that are not easily or readily shared, those parts of his life that Eric Dane keeps hidden from public view where he is most likely to wrestle with these issues.
The qualities described above can also be beneficially channeled into some sort of charitable work, altruistic service or ministering to people in need.
Eric likes beautiful surroundings and knows how to create harmony in his environment. Eric Dane loves to be around people and has a strong desire to be influential in social circles.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Gemini
Saturn in 5th house
Saturn Opposition Sun/N. Node
Saturn Opposition Moon/Mercury
Saturn Opposition Jupiter/Neptune
Saturn Opposition N. Node/MC
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 12th house
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.