approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Laurel's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Laurel Holloman comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Laurel Holloman - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Laurel Holloman" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Laurel a little better. This page describes the disguise Holloman wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Laurel Holloman likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. She is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. She is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Holloman must have something of her own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that she can develop and manage according to her own will and vision. Whatever Laurel does, she does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. She likes to put her own personal stamp on it.
Laurel Holloman also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats her in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Holloman will rarely confront the offender - she is too proud to do so - but she will lose her affection and respect for them. Laurel dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Holloman admires others who are strong individuals like herself. When Laurel Holloman befriends someone, Holloman is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. She is very giving and generous, but her gifts are never anonymous - Laurel expects recognition and appreciation for them. She also expects the intense loyalty that she offers to her dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Laurel Holloman often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as herself, for she does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If she is not in the leading role, she aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Laurel Holloman has great heart and courage, and people often look to her for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Laurel always puts her best face forward and rarely allows others to see her hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Laurel Holloman also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although she does not like others to realize just how important it is to her.
Her outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. Her own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Laurel more than anything else. Laurel Holloman feels that if she does her best where she is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
Her emotional responses, feelings, and prejudices come across to others quite clearly and Laurel Holloman could be seen as a rather moody, inconsistent creature. On the other hand, she is not impersonal or removed, so people are drawn to confide in her. At times Holloman may wish she was not so easy to read.
Laurel has good organizing ability and she knows how to arrange everything skillfully. Happy in team-work and adept in negotiating, she can lead successful business meetings. Laurel Holloman can easily obtain all the information she needs in order to make the best deal.
She is very receptive to the influence of her environment, giving other people a chance to exploit or use her. Laurel Holloman has the ability to tune into the events around her, but she also should be careful not to overreact to the intentions of others.
Holloman is cheerful, warm-hearted and social and she strives for a pleasant life. She likes to be seen in social circles and is charitable to her fellow man. It makes Laurel Holloman happy to be involved in many relationships and she is very sympathetic toward everyone.
Laurel Holloman seems to enjoy projecting herself differently to others than she really is, giving them a false impression of herself. She is inclined to associate with odd and peculiar people and is likely to have very strange romantic relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon Square Asc.
Asc. Opposition Mercury/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition Mercury/Neptune
Asc. Opposition Venus/Jupiter
Asc. Opposition Venus/Neptune