Secretive and inclined to brooding silences, it is difficult for others to really know his inner core, for Harry Houdini only trusts and opens himself to a select few. Allowing himself to be vulnerable and to relinquish control in relationships is not easy for Houdini.
Harry has intense, passionate loves and hates and is a jealously loyal and protective friend - or a fearsome foe. Harry Houdini has a nasty habit of holding onto past hurts, resentments and guilt - and to keep such feelings to himself. It is important for Harry Houdini to learn to forgive and let go, as well as to express his feelings openly and directly, rather than hiding or repressing them.
He is not content with superficial appearances and is always probing beneath the surface of things for hidden motives. Harry Houdini has a great deal of emotional depth.
Though he yearns for close relationships, Harry Houdini often closes himself off and does not really trust others who may wish to get to know him. Houdini is very wholehearted in his feelings and responses to people, and he wants all or nothing from the people he cares for.
His intimate and close personal relationships are often intense, highly-charged and difficult, as they trigger deep emotional responses in Harry Houdini that have more to do with unsatisfied hungers and unmet childhood needs than with the present situation. He may feel like a voracious, bottomless pit when it comes to nurturing and emotional reassurance, and Houdini's neediness often drives others away. When Harry Houdini does let himself feel close to another human being, painful, long-buried feelings bubble to the surface as do - perhaps - grief at the losses he suffered or anger at the neglect or hurt he endured. He may also reenact these situations in his present day relationships, in an unconscious effort to resolve and heal old issues. Houdini will do a lot of cleansing if he can listen to what his feelings are telling him. If not, Harry Houdini will simply have a tumultuous, passionate and stormy emotional life.
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". Harry Houdini 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. Harry wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
For Harry Houdini, caring and affection must be expressed tangibly, and he loves giving and receiving gifts. Harry greatly values luxury, comfort, and elegance and appreciates beautiful things. He can be self-indulgent and extravagant. Being overly possessive of people he loves and of his belongings is something Harry Houdini needs to beware of.
His tastes and natural inclinations border on the extravagant and luxurious. Whether or not Harry Houdini possesses the resources to satisfy these desires or the ambition to provide these things for himself, he wants a life of plenty, ease and comfort. Harry may cause trouble in his love relationships by focusing too much attention on money or "lifestyle" rather than on the person he is with. Harry Houdini may also attract gold diggers or parasites who will take advantage of his hospitality as long as he allows them to. Indiscretion in matters of both heart and pocketbook can be problems as well.
He is very romantic, idealistic and imaginative about love relationships. Harry Houdini yearns for his "true love" or "soul mate" and may become disappointed in those who never quite live up to his dream image of the perfect lover. Houdini frequently fantasizes about love and often falls in love with someone he can only love from afar. He may avoid making a definite personal commitment. Gentle and sensitive, Harry Houdini does not like to be approached in a very direct or aggressive manner. He is attracted to those with artistic or mystical inclinations.
Harry Houdini has artistic interests and may be attracted to people who are artists, are connected with artistic endeavors or interested in art. He is very sociable and feel more at home in beautiful surroundings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Scorpio
Moon in 8th house
Moon Opposition Pluto
Venus in Aries
Venus in 2nd house
Venus Quincunx Jupiter
Venus Conjunct Neptune
Venus Conjunct Sun/N. Node