She is very sensitive, cautious, and shy about showing others her feelings. Though she may love and care for someone a great deal, Gloria Vanderbilt rarely expresses her feelings openly and freely. Very often Vanderbilt's love for someone is expressed by her wish to help her, do something tangible to benefit her or serve her in some way.
It is also difficult for her to receive warmth, affection or appreciation, for she often feels that she does not really deserve it or that "they do not really mean it". Vanderbilt may therefore come across as rather cool and aloof - much more so than she feels.
A deeply ingrained critical attitude often makes Gloria difficult to live with. Gloria Vanderbilt needs to learn to be gentler and less of a perfectionist with others and with herself.
She is emotionally expressive and often dramatizes her feelings, acting them out or blowing them out of proportion. Gloria Vanderbilt cannot hide her instinctive emotional reactions to people or situations, and she does not make any pretenses about her personal sympathies or antipathies.
Gloria Vanderbilt has a childlike openness and playfulness which is very appealing to others, but which sometimes gets her into trouble, as Gloria takes risks on impulse or whim.
She is dedicated to the people she cares about and conscientious about meeting her responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Gloria Vanderbilt and so, therefore, are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Gloria Vanderbilt is apt to do more than her fair share in the family, to go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to her.
Her love feelings and desires are easily aroused but she may find it difficult to sustain her romantic interest in relationships after the initial, exciting "chase and conquest". Gloria Vanderbilt enjoys a dynamic partner with a strong independent streak, and she does not like things to become too peaceful or predictable in the love arena. Gloria wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
Gloria Vanderbilt often hides her affection, or finds her feelings difficult to express or get across to the person she loves. Being openly affectionate and trusting often does not seem safe to Gloria. She may feel her love will not be appreciated or reciprocated. Gloria Vanderbilt may get involved in secret love relationships or fall in love with a person who is quite unavailable to her. Love and sacrifice often seem to go hand in hand for Gloria Vanderbilt - having to give something up to be with the one she loves, or having to relinquish some person or some aspect of an important love relationship.
Gloria Vanderbilt experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and she may feel that she has little choice or control over her desires. Gloria Vanderbilt has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. Her love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in her relationships. On the positive side, Gloria Vanderbilt can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by her deeply felt love.
Gloria has an affectionate nature and is in harmony with her environment. Charming and friendly, she is on good terms with most of the people in her sphere. Her friends and associates mean a lot to Gloria Vanderbilt and her relationships are positive and loving.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Virgo
Moon in 5th house
Moon Sextile Saturn
Venus in Aries
Venus in 12th house
Venus Square Pluto
Venus Conjunct Sun/Asc.