Gordon Cooper has frequent emotional outbursts due to his fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Cooper expresses himself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what his true feelings are. However, Gordon Cooper dislikes showing any personal weakness or his need for support, comfort and nurturing. He is often impatient with himself and others. Gordon abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".
Gordon Cooper inspires others to take positive action in their lives through his own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and he is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent. Gordon is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that he can boss around too much. He enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Cooper.
Gordon Cooper becomes very cross if he lacks vigorous physical activity. Cooper feels his best if he frequently "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in another form of competitive sport).
Gordon Cooper may have done extensive traveling in his early years, or in some way had a background which enables him to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Cooper has a craving for things which are far away and foreign or for things he has never experienced before. Gordon Cooper wants to completely immerse himself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply have facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally, too, Gordon is restless and something of a wanderer.
The beauty and harmony of his surroundings have a very powerful effect on Cooper's emotions. He is very sensitive and cannot stand to be in an atmosphere where there is discord or dissonance. Gentle, kindhearted, and peace loving, Gordon Cooper is prepared to sacrifice a great deal in order to avoid a fight and to "make everyone happy".
His love feelings and desires are easily aroused but he may find it difficult to sustain his romantic interest in relationships after the initial, exciting "chase and conquest". Gordon Cooper enjoys a dynamic partner with a strong independent streak, and he does not like things to become too peaceful or predictable in the love arena. Gordon wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
Gordon Cooper craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are smooth but lacking vitality and passion. Gordon loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from his partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Cooper.
Gordon Cooper has a great rapport with the opposite sex, and love relationships, romance, and passion are absolutely vital to his well-being. It is rare for Gordon to go very long without an intimate companion. The physical component of relationships is also very important to Cooper. Artistic creations and projects are another way for Gordon Cooper to channel his passion.
Loyalty, fidelity and security are very important to Gordon Cooper in love relationships. He is cautious about giving his heart away but true to the one who does win his love. His tastes are simple, even austere, and he does not appreciate frivolity. Cooper is interested in a person's character and inner qualities far more than in his or her appearance. Casual or superficial relationships do not interest Gordon Cooper at all, for love seems to get deeper and richer and more satisfying for him with time.
Gordon Cooper experiences powerful, compelling emotional and sexual attractions, and he may feel that he has little choice or control over his desires. Gordon Cooper has an intense need for love and may be emotionally greedy or insatiable. His love relationships are passionate and often tumultuous and painful as well. Jealousy, power struggles or possessiveness can become areas of conflict in his relationships. On the positive side, Gordon Cooper can be unusually creative and bring about beneficial and healing changes in the lives of others, motivated by his deeply felt love.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 9th house
Moon Trine Neptune
Venus in Aries
Venus in 8th house
Venus Sextile Mars
Venus Trine Saturn
Venus Square Pluto