Secretive and inclined to brooding silences, it is difficult for others to really know his inner core, for Farley Granger only trusts and opens himself to a select few. Allowing himself to be vulnerable and to relinquish control in relationships is not easy for Granger.
Farley has intense, passionate loves and hates and is a jealously loyal and protective friend - or a fearsome foe. Farley Granger has a nasty habit of holding onto past hurts, resentments and guilt - and to keep such feelings to himself. It is important for Farley Granger to learn to forgive and let go, as well as to express his feelings openly and directly, rather than hiding or repressing them.
He is not content with superficial appearances and is always probing beneath the surface of things for hidden motives. Farley Granger has a great deal of emotional depth.
Though he yearns for close relationships, Farley Granger often closes himself off and does not really trust others who may wish to get to know him. Granger is very wholehearted in his feelings and responses to people, and he wants all or nothing from the people he cares for.
Generally sunny and optimistic, Farley Granger has a cheering effect on those around him. Farley likes and needs people, and others genuinely like him too. He enjoys a wide circle of friends who are like family to him. Entertaining, partying, social activities, and fellowship are essential to his emotional well-being.
He is a dreamer who is attracted to the inner, mystical side of life, and may have trouble distinguishing the real from the imagined or illusory. Farley does not enjoy confrontation and becomes very evasive when problems in his personal life or relationships arise, and escapes into his imagination in order to avoid dealing with them directly. He is also rather gullible and naive about people, especially if his sympathy has been aroused. Farley Granger is very sensitive to music and can use it to achieve emotional balance and harmony.
He enjoys emotional intensity and is attracted to the mysterious, the unknown, and dangerous or challenging experiences that draw on all of his inner resources. He is able to handle an emotional crisis very well and is interested in the underlying root of emotional problems and how to cure them. Farley Granger insists on bringing feelings between people out into the open, for he craves real closeness and intimacy in his relationships, without barriers or secrets.
Sensitive and sentimental, Farley Granger is deeply attached to his family, old friends, familiar places and the past. He is romantic and tender in love relationships, and it is of utmost importance to Granger to remember birthdays, anniversaries, family rituals and other personally significant days. Farley Granger seeks caring, emotional support, and security in his love relationships. Farley likes to be needed, as well as to cherish and protect his loved ones, of whom he is somewhat possessive.
Farley Granger loves romance and wishes that the honeymoon phase of his love relationships would last forever! Granger needs dramatic romantic gestures and displays of affection from his partner and he wants to feel very, very special - like royalty - to his beloved. Farley Granger also has an artistic flair and he enjoys creating art or some form of beauty.
Farley Granger is extremely amorous and it is difficult for him to go without romantic relationships for very long. When he is attracted to someone, Farley Granger pursues her very ardently and sometimes comes on too strong. Being engaged in creative or artistic work can also satisfy his very strong desire for love and beauty.
He is open and progressive in his attitude towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in the way he expresses his love. Farley Granger is always willing to experiment and try anything new that his partner suggests, and he enjoys being surprised. A relationship in which both Farley and his partner have a good deal of freedom and independence will hold Granger's interest much more than a safe, predictable one.
Farley Granger 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 Farley is inclined to exaggerate and could have arguments about his loved ones.
Farley Granger has a need to mix with people expressing the same feelings and having the same interests that he has. Farley shares his artistic concerns with others and is likely to join groups or associations that deal with art in some way.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Scorpio
Moon in 8th house
Moon Sextile Jupiter
Moon Square Neptune
Moon Trine Pluto
Venus in Cancer
Venus in 5th house
Venus Conjunct Mars
Venus Trine Uranus
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Mars
Venus Conjunct Mercury/N. Node