Behind Duhamel's rather cool, conservative, somewhat impersonal and businesslike demeanor (as described on the previous page), he is much more passionate and emotional. Josh Duhamel often conceals his vulnerability beneath a veneer of toughness or indifference.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, he is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Josh Duhamel is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and he only allows a special few into his inner world. Like a wary animal, he is cautious and mistrustful of those he does not know until "he sniffs them out". He is highly instinctive and intuitive. Josh Duhamel usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though he may be unable to clearly articulate why he feels the way he does. His feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Josh Duhamel also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and he forms very intense love bonds and attachments. He is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that he perceives as a threat to his relationship with someone he loves. When Josh Duhamel commits himself to someone or something, he is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Josh merges with or "marries" the person he loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for him, and often stormy and nasty. When Duhamel has been wounded, he is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Josh will most certainly never forget the hurt and he often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to him.
Whatever he does, Josh does with passion and fervor, and he often goes to extremes. Duhamel can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. Duhamel can also be very narrow-minded: either he is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for him at all. Rarely is Josh Duhamel emotionally detached and objective. He definitely has a fanatical streak. He is also immensely strong-willed and his tenacity in pursuing his objectives often borders on obsession. He is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Josh Duhamel loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Josh never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Josh Duhamel tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
His career, reputation and public image are very important to Duhamel. Josh Duhamel has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. He is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Josh Duhamel may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Josh Duhamel has a powerful personality and a tendency to run roughshod over others. Josh tends to inflict his will on them whether or not they are receptive. He is likely to gain respect from others through the demonstration of physical strength and bravery.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Pluto/Asc.