He is very sensitive, cautious, and shy about showing others his feelings. Though he may love and care for someone a great deal, Ian Astbury rarely expresses his feelings openly and freely. Very often Astbury's love for someone is expressed by his wish to help him, do something tangible to benefit him or serve him in some way.
It is also difficult for him to receive warmth, affection or appreciation, for he often feels that he does not really deserve it or that "they do not really mean it". Astbury may therefore come across as rather cool and aloof - much more so than he feels.
A deeply ingrained critical attitude often makes Ian difficult to live with. Ian Astbury needs to learn to be gentler and less of a perfectionist with others and with himself.
He is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for his belongings give Ian Astbury a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to him. Antiques or articles with sentimental value from Ian's past are especially dear to him.
Ian Astbury may also cling rather tightly to money and possessions, keeping them "in the family" rather than sharing freely with those outside of his immediate circle.
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. Ian Astbury may choose a profession where he is allowed to be his own boss.
In a love relationship, Ian Astbury is more interested in the person's sense of humor and intelligence than in her physique. Ian likes a partner who is mentally alive and keeps him guessing and Ian Astbury becomes restless and bored with someone who never asks questions, changes or surprises him. It is very important to Ian Astbury's happiness to talk, share ideas, go places together and learn new things together. Ian Astbury needs ample social stimulation, is somewhat of a flirt, and likes to have many friends of both sexes. Astbury finds a possessive, jealous partner very stifling.
Astbury is a very sociable, congenial person and he wilts very quickly without relationships with good friends and people to share good times with. Ian Astbury thoroughly enjoys working with others on group projects or community activities. He is quite happy when he is a part of a club, support group or team of some sort.
Ian Astbury 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 Ian to go very long without an intimate companion. The physical component of relationships is also very important to Astbury. Artistic creations and projects are another way for Ian Astbury to channel his passion.
Ian Astbury has a need for calm and peaceful surrounding, but his somewhat passionate nature could bring on arguments and fights about love matters. Ian Astbury loves his work and may connect his profession with a hobby in some way.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Virgo
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Opposition Saturn/MC
Venus in Gemini
Venus in 11th house
Venus Sextile Mars
Venus Conjunct Mars/Asc.