Though Francis Crick seems rather cautious and conservative (as discussed in the previous chapter), he has a much more playful, humorous side as well. Moreover, the combination of his attention to detail and cautious, circumspect approach to life, coupled with his youthful curiosity and quick mind makes Francis mentally sharp, articulate and clever.
Francis Crick is, in many ways, an eternal child. His mind is bright, alert, curious, flexible, playful and always eager for new experiences - and his attention span is often quite brief. Crick grasps ideas quickly and once his initial curiosity has been satisfied, he is ready to move on. Francis Crick craves frequent change and variety, as well as new situations and people.
It may be hard for Francis Crick to decide just where his talents and true vocation lie, for he has a multitude of interests and is loathe limiting himself by concentrating on just one. He is easily distracted by all of the other fascinating possibilities. His curiosity and restlessness propel Francis toward many different experiences in life, and he is willing to taste or try anything once. Doing the same thing over and over again, even if it is something he does well, is tantamount to drudgery for Crick.
Francis Crick lives in his head a great deal - reading, observing, thinking, spinning ideas around - and he needs mental stimulation every bit as much as he needs food and drink. In fact, if Francis had to choose between a good book or movie and a good lunch, he would very likely choose the former. Francis Crick has a creative mind and he often lives by his wits.
He is also a very social creature, with a strong need to communicate and interact with people. He enjoys using and playing with words and has a real flair for getting his ideas across in a clever, interesting, articulate manner. Writing and/or speaking are areas he has talent for.
Francis Crick also has a rather lighthearted and mischievous sense of humor, and often does not take anything too seriously. Though he craves emotional involvement, it is hard for Francis Crick to achieve it, for he is frequently unwilling to commit himself to anything, to take responsibility or to limit his personal freedom and mobility.
His happiness lies in using his creativity and language skills to communicate something meaningful, teach, inspire, or bring people together. Francis has an unbiased mind and can usually offer a fresh, clear, uncluttered perspective. His faults are his lack of constancy and persistence, and his tendency to overlook or ignore deep emotional issues and other people's feelings.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Crick. Francis Crick has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy him; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Francis Crick may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Francis Crick tends to see things from his perspective only and to be rather subjective. He also enjoys talking and expressing his views but does not always listen as well. Francis Crick has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and he needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
The unusual and unorthodox appeal to Crick, and he does not allow tradition, convention or other people's expectations to dictate how he is going to live his life. Francis Crick craves freedom, adventure, excitement and discovery, and is not afraid of change. Francis Crick possesses inventive and creative genius.
Francis has the ability to stand on him own feet and use the power of his own personality to attain success. Francis Crick needs to be a leader and he has a strong desire to obtain power and authority. It is imperative to Crick that he be out in front of the parade.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Virgo and Sun in Gemini
Sun in Gemini
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Trine Uranus
Sun Conjunct Pluto/MC