Howard does not appear to be an intensely emotional or sentimental person, and he is often unaware of his own or other people's deeper feelings and emotional needs. Tears and tantrums bewilder him and make him very uncomfortable. Howard Dean would rather settle differences by talking things out reasonably and rationally, but he tends to ignore or poke fun at any attempt to probe his own or others' inner depths.
Howard Dean avoids heavy, demanding emotional relationships and he is wary of making personal commitments.
He needs plenty of mental stimulation and he feels close to people with whom he can share thoughts and mental interests. Conversation is very important to Dean. The strong, silent type of partner is not for him.
His own feelings and emotions are something of an enigma to Howard, and it is often difficult for him to share with others what he is feeling.
Howard Dean frequently withdraws from contact with the world, and needs a healing, peaceful environment in order to blossom and come out of his.
Dean identifies with the oppressed, disenfranchised or underdog in any situation and he wants to help them or care for them in some way.
The beauty and harmony of his surroundings has a very powerful effect on Dean'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, Howard Dean will give or sacrifice much in order to avoid a fight and to "make everyone happy".
He is not afraid to take chances and follow his ambitions with great determination and courage. A bit impatient and quick tempered, Dean can be uncompromising at times. Howard Dean also is quite hot-blooded and passionate with a strong desire for marriage.
Emotionally, he is very vulnerable and tends to have his feelings hurt quite easily. He is very impressionable and inclined to suffer states of melancholy or depression. Howard Dean may choose a profession where he is allowed to be his own boss.
Howard Dean possesses the gifts of tact, courtesy, consideration, and a strong desire to please and understand his love partner. Because he values harmony so much, Howard Dean will compromise a great deal to avoid any discord or conflict in his relationships. Howard does not like to dwell on controversial or emotionally difficult subjects, and often tries to "smooth things over" or "sweep them under the rug".
In love relationships, Howard Dean wants an intellectual peer, an equal, and a friend. He is attracted to people who have a certain finesse, delicacy, and subtlety. Howard Dean appreciates good manners and refinement and is not happy with a coarse, blunt type of person.
A warm, loving, and comfortable home is very important to Howard Dean and he invests a lot of his energy into beautifying, decorating, and creating a lovely home. Also, Howard shares his affection with the people in his family very generously and having close family relationships is a major priority for him. Being at home makes Dean happy.
Howard Dean 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 Howard to go very long without an intimate companion. The physical component of relationships is also very important to Dean. Artistic creations and projects are another way for Howard Dean to channel his passion.
He is very romantic, idealistic, and imaginative about love relationships. Howard Dean yearns for his "true love" or "soulmate" and may become disappointed in others who never quite live up to his dream image of the perfect lover. Dean 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, Howard Dean does not like to be approached in a very direct or aggressive manner. He is attracted to those with artistic or mystical inclinations.
His romantic relationships tend to be deep, intense, passionate, and highly emotional. It is "all or nothing" with him. Oftentimes Howard Dean is irresistibly attracted to someone and feels that he has very little choice or control over his powerful feelings.
He may well be highly magnetic and sexually attractive himself. Howard Dean should beware of using this power to manipulate people, for he could gain the reputation of being a "user".
Howard Dean has a very erotic and sexual nature and may often find himself drawn to another person by a kind of inner compulsion. Dean could become quite obsessed by someone and he has a tendency to control and manipulate his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Gemini
Moon in 12th house
Moon Trine Neptune
Moon Opposition Sun/Mars
Moon Conjunct Find Saturn/MC
Venus in Libra
Venus in 4th house
Venus Sextile Mars
Venus Conjunct Neptune
Venus Sextile Pluto
Venus Conjunct Mars/Pluto