Open and generous, Gene Clark enjoys a wide circle of friends and acquaintances and he thrives on sociability and fellowship. He is adventurous, playful, freedom loving, and always ready for a good time. Clark rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep him down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Gene always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, he is uncomfortable with his own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Gene Clark often tries to "cheer up" or offer philosophical advice to those who are hurting, but he unwittingly avoids or ignores the emotions involved.
Friendship means a great deal to Clark, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Gene Clark to be happy, his mate must be his best friend and encourage Gene's aspirations and ideals. Gene Clark also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
His own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Gene, and it is often difficult for him to share with others what he is feeling.
Gene Clark frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of his.
Clark identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and he wants to help them or care for them in some way.
His childhood and early home life was in many ways unsettling, and the nurturing Clark received was erratic and unreliable at best. Gene Clark has had to move a lot, or Clark's family may have been blatantly different from other people so that Gene was often deemed an outsider or a "weirdo". As an adult, Gene Clark may long for "normalcy" while at the same time he balks at any routine, structure, formality or restrictions.
Gene Clark often becomes nervous or shaky when emotionally stressed. Developing a regular rhythm and a steady, consistent (if not traditional) way of life would be beneficial to Clark, both emotionally and physically.
His emotional needs are very important to Gene Clark and he tends to seek approval and recognition from the people in his immediate world. Clark will derive more benefit in activities with others than by keeping to him.
He is hot-tempered and tends to get annoyed and angered easily. Very competitive, Gene Clark is always willing to take on any challenge. Tact and diplomacy are not of his strong points and Gene must learn to master his irritability and quarrelsomeness.
He is definitely not one to wear his heart on his sleeve. Gene Clark cares very much about others' opinions and craves love and appreciation as much as anyone - however one would never know it from Clark's reserved and seemingly detached demeanor. Casual, superficial relationships do not interest Gene at all. He is cautious and serious about love and really desires deep, genuine, lasting relationships. Gene Clark is old-fashioned about courtship and love relationships, and will remain faithful to his loved one in good times and in bad.
Gene Clark may be attracted to older persons who are emotionally mature and reliable and can provide the security Gene desires.
Gene Clark often hides his affection, or finds his feelings difficult to express or get across to the person he loves. Being openly affectionate and trusting often does not seem safe to Gene. He may feel his love will not be appreciated or reciprocated. Gene Clark may get involved in secret love relationships or fall in love with a person who is quite unavailable to him. Love and sacrifice often seem to go hand in hand for Gene Clark - having to give something up to be with the one he loves, or having to relinquish some person or some aspect of an important love relationship.
Gene Clark has a very romantic, idealistic vision of love relationships and may be disillusioned to discover that no real, flesh-and-blood human being ever quite lives up to his dream image of the "perfect love". Though Gene frequently fantasizes about love and romance - he may avoid becoming intimately involved with anyone or making definite commitments. When it comes to love, Clark can be evasive and dishonest with himself and others. Some of Clark's love yearnings may be expressed through art, music or an involvement with mysticism.
He is inclined to have sudden attachments to others and may fall in love quickly. Gene Clark warms up to people very rapidly, even if he sees them only once. In fact, Gene probably prefers a lot of changes in his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 12th house
Moon Opposition Uranus
Moon Conjunct Sun/Asc.
Moon Conjunct Mars/Asc.
Venus in Capricorn
Venus in 12th house
Venus Square Neptune
Venus Opposition Uranus/N. Node