mental interests and abilities
She is an exacting perfectionist with a clear, logical, analytical mind and an aptitude for work that requires meticulous attention to detail and efficient organization. Well grounded and pragmatic, Bacall tends to develop specialized skills and technical expertise in a practical field. Knowledge, ideas and theories do not really interest Lauren Bacall unless they are useful in a tangible way. She is inclined to analyze, measure, and dissect everything and to miss nuances and subtle shades of feeling and meaning in the process. Her strengths lie in her precise thinking, careful craftsmanship and mastery of technical skills. Lauren Bacall tends to be very good at what she does and critical of others' work if it does not meet her high standards.
Inquisitive and communicative, Lauren's mind seems to be "on" all of the time and she is forever gathering information and sharing ideas. Her attention span may be rather brief; Bacall has many and diverse interests, and is easily distracted. Bacall learns quickly, is eager to pass on what she is learning and thinking about, and may talk excessively.
Lauren Bacall has an abundance of ideas, interests, and plans for the future, and may find it difficult to focus on any single area. She is not a specialist for she seeks a broad overview; she wants a glance of the whole picture rather than a close scrutiny of its components. Philosophy, religion or other areas of theoretical speculation interest her.
She also possesses foresight, numerous enterprising ideas and a gambling instinct - all of which contribute to her success in the business world. However, Bacall's optimism and grand vision can also get her into trouble. Lauren Bacall sometimes promises more than she can deliver, glosses over important details that come back to haunt her later, and overestimates the potential of an idea or product.
Traveling is a great love of Bacall's, especially if there is a mind-expanding or educational aspect involved, and Lauren Bacall may travel extensively in her work. Consulting or education would be ideal fields for her.
Her mind is characterized by a penetrating depth and thoroughness. Lauren Bacall ferrets out the facts, and especially enjoys a problem if there is an element of mystery, darkness, or the forbidden. Generally, Bacall does not shy away from the truth, no matter how unpleasant it is.
Her way of thinking is greatly influenced by the conditions in her environment. In general, Lauren Bacall prefers to be alone and away from the stress in her surroundings, for her daily contact with others always seems to bring some kind of trouble in one way or another.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Virgo
Mercury in 3rd house
Mercury Square Jupiter
Mercury Sextile Pluto
Mercury Conjunct Saturn/Asc.