Though Kirkland appears somewhat unconventional or liberal in her approach to life (as mentioned in the previous chapter), she also has a very down to earth, practical, and rather conservative side. She is more attached to tradition and respectful of the ways of the past than she might let on. Balancing, or reconciling between the old and the new is a constant struggle for Kirkland.
Serious, disciplined and quietly ambitious, she is driven to prove herself and to achieve material accomplishments and success. Her work, her position in the world, and her contributions to society are very important to Kirkland. Gelsey Kirkland will persevere through enormous hardship and frustration in order to reach a goal she has set for herself, and she often sacrifices much in the area of personal relationships and home life in order to do so.
Gelsey Kirkland has a thoughtful, quiet and self-contained disposition and does not readily show her inner feelings and needs. Gelsey Kirkland seems to always be in control, capable, efficient and strong. She is often the person in the family or group who is given more responsibility (and more work) than the others. She is highly conscientious and even as a child she possessed great maturity, soberness, and worldly wisdom.
She is basically a pragmatic realist, and though she may have all sorts of dreams, ideals and colorful theories, she feels that the ultimate test of a concept is its practical usefulness. Gelsey has an innate shrewdness and business sense, and there is a bit of the cynic in her as well.
She is clear-headed, detached and objective, and is not swayed by emotional dramatics. She is often authoritarian - strictly fair, but without mercy. Gelsey Kirkland has a great respect for tradition and even if she does not agree with certain laws, she will abide by them or strive to change them, but never flagrantly disregard them. Cautious and conservative, Gelsey Kirkland plays by the rules.
She is subtle, understated, quiet, deep, not easy to get to know intimately, and never superficial. She is a modest person and sometimes overly self-critical. Giving herself (and others) permission to feel, play, be spontaneous and silly, and sometimes weak and vulnerable is not easy for Kirkland.
Kirkland's strong points are her depth and thoroughness, patience, tenacity and faithfulness. Her faults are a tendency to be rigid and inflexible, and too serious.
Leading groups and classes and being involved in community efforts, social activities, events or movements are areas where Gelsey Kirkland really shines and expresses her creativity. An awareness of politics or the larger social impact of individual actions comes naturally to her.
Gelsey has lofty aspirations but does not struggle or labor to achieve them. Her self-confidence and inner harmony attract success and benefit her in an almost magical way. Her optimism and cheerful generosity also win Kirkland many allies and successes in life.
Maintaining relationships with friends and associates is very important to Gelsey Kirkland and she keeps in touch with them through her shared interests. Her friends are likely to be very supportive to Kirkland in everything she does.
Gelsey Kirkland has a good relationship between her body and soul. Gelsey Kirkland tends to seek out the public and because of her strong personality, others will follow her. Gelsey could do well in public relations.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Aquarius and Sun in Capricorn
Sun in Capricorn
Sun in 11th house
Sun Trine Jupiter
Sun Conjunct N. Node/MC
Sun Conjunct Asc./MC