Open and generous, Gerald Ford 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. Ford rarely allows obstacles or difficulties to keep him down, for no matter how bleak the past or present, Gerald always expects a better, brighter future. In fact, he is uncomfortable with his own or other people's problems and emotional pain. Gerald Ford 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 Ford, perhaps even more than love relationships or romance. For Gerald Ford to be happy, his mate must be his best friend and encourage Gerald's aspirations and ideals. Gerald Ford also needs a great deal of emotional freedom and mobility.
Ford depends a great deal upon other people for emotional support and he has a large "family" of friends that care about him and treat him as kin. The women in Gerald's life are particularly important to him, and his relationships with them powerfully influence his sense of security and happiness. Gerald Ford may be overly dependent and unsure of himself without a close partner.
He needs love, affection, nurturing and enjoys being pampered - all of which is fine, as long as Gerald Ford is willing to give as well as receive the attention and "babying". Gerald has a rather childish dependency on loved ones, which can make him cling to them, or be very uncomfortable with any conflict that could conceivably lead to separation. Creating a loving family is certainly a challenge for Gerald - one that can be enormously satisfying if he can achieve it, and a source of great sadness if he cannot.
His emotional attitudes and instincts tend to be quite liberal. Gerald Ford does not want to be caged or dictated to, and he feels everyone is entitled to do as they please in their personal and emotional affairs. Ford tends to surround himself with people who are unusual, creative, open-minded, unpredictable, restless, and changeable, and his relationships, with women in particular, may be somewhat unstable as a result. However, Gerald Ford enjoys an element of surprise and unpredictability.
In a love relationship, Gerald Ford is more interested in the person's sense of humor and intelligence than in her physique. Gerald likes a partner who is mentally alive and keeps him guessing and Gerald Ford becomes restless and bored with someone who never asks questions, changes or surprises him. It is very important to Gerald Ford's happiness to talk, share ideas, go places together and learn new things together. Gerald Ford needs ample social stimulation, is somewhat of a flirt, and likes to have many friends of both sexes. Ford finds a possessive, jealous partner very stifling.
Ford is very much aware of his personal appearance, attractiveness, and charm, and he can be rather narcissistic. On the other hand, Gerald Ford is concerned with getting along with others and he has a pleasing, agreeable manner that people find quite appealing. Gerald uses tact or charm to get what he wants rather than intense effort or force. His desire for love and affection colors everything Gerald Ford does.
He is open and progressive in his attitude towards love relationships and romance, and spontaneous and free in the way he expresses his love. Gerald Ford is always willing to experiment and try anything new that his partner suggests, and he enjoys being surprised. A relationship in which both Gerald and his partner have a good deal of freedom and independence will hold Ford's interest much more than a safe, predictable one.
Gerald Ford has a need to mix with people expressing the same feelings and having the same interests that he has. Gerald shares his artistic concerns with others and is likely to join groups or associations that deal with art in some way.
Gerald does not hold back with his charms and shows everyone what he has to offer. His personality is quite dazzling and enables Gerald Ford to attract many people. His need for affection is strong; and Ford will probably have very intense love relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Sagittarius
Moon in 7th house
Moon Opposition Venus
Moon Sextile Uranus
Venus in Gemini
Venus in 1st house
Venus Trine Uranus
Venus Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Venus Conjunct Pluto/Asc.