Although Graham may seem quite poised, even-tempered, balanced and harmonious (as mentioned in the previous chapter), he is actually rather moody and emotional. Inside, he is much more subjective and biased in his attitudes than his fair-minded, reasonable demeanor may imply.
Franklin has powerful emotional attachments to the past, his family, his childhood, places he associates with safety and security, and his beginnings. It is very important to Graham to maintain a connection with his roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Graham tends to cling to whatever is dear to him - be it a person, a familiar place, or a cherished possession.
He is sympathetic, nurturing, supportive and very sensitive to the emotional needs of other people. Franklin likes to be needed and to care for others, and he often worries about the people he loves. Franklin Graham has a very strong need for a sense of belonging and acceptance, and much of his life centers on his home. He is more concerned about people and their feelings than with power, achievement, or position in society. Kindness, consideration and tenderness are more meaningful to Franklin Graham than any sort of honor the world can bestow.
He is primarily emotional and his views are often dominated by his feelings and his own personal, subjective experiences, rather than reason, logic or abstract principles. It is difficult for him to judge situations fairly and objectively because his personal sympathies and loyalties usually factor in. Franklin Graham takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around himself to shield himself from pain and rejection. Franklin Graham feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. He also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Franklin Graham needs to have a place and time in his life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish himself; otherwise Franklin Graham becomes cranky and unhappy with those around him.
Franklin Graham functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse himself in creative activities where he can express his feelings, imagination and instincts. Graham often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Franklin Graham also has a great affinity for music, because it evokes and communicates feelings that may be difficult or impossible to put into words.
His compassion, sensitivity, and imagination are Graham's strong points. His faults include an inability to let go of the past and move forward, clannishness and prejudice, and a tendency for self-pity when facing hardship.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Graham. Franklin Graham 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. Franklin Graham may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Franklin Graham is loving and well loved by others, and has a strong need for relationships that offer kindness, friendship and affection. His artistic and creative powers are also well developed and Franklin does everything in a harmonious, gracious, pleasing manner. Aesthetics are very important to Graham, as are his personal appearance and attractiveness.
Franklin is extremely sensitive and imaginative, and he can get lost in his dreams, fantasies and visions. He is attracted to artistic and creative pursuits, as well as to the world of color, beauty, and emotion. Franklin Graham is also drawn to mysticism and he has deep spiritual aspirations and yearnings. Gentle and peace loving, Graham may lack the will and competitive spirit needed to make his way in the world. He is often impractical and may seek to avoid or escape the harsh realities of life.
Franklin Graham has a strong need to be with people whom he is emotionally close to. He is very sensitive to others emotional needs, lending a sympathetic ear to their problems. Peace and harmony in his personal surrounding and relationships are very important to Graham.
He is somewhat excitable and quickly aroused. Franklin Graham could be a little self-centered, but at the same time also magnetic. Franklin likes to flirt and tends to fall in love at first sight, but he then transfers his affections to someone else for no apparent reason.
Appearing successful and attractive to the public is important to him. Franklin Graham probably enjoys wearing stylish clothes and modern jewelry. He tends to seek admiration from others and social acceptance is necessary to Franklin's well-being.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Venus
Sun Square Neptune
Sun Conjunct Moon/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Venus/Uranus
Sun Conjunct Venus/MC