challenges and difficulties
Laurence Chirac has a critical, cynical attitude towards many religions and philosophies. Without realizing it, she prevents herself from appreciating new viewpoints and attitudes. Chirac is more rigid and dogmatic than she realizes. Her approach may also be too intellectual or moralistic. Laurence Chirac takes her own political beliefs and spiritual philosophy very seriously, worrying and fretting if she is not 100% clear about some ideology or theory.
She is serious-minded and may have difficulty making light social conversation or participating in friendly, personal interchanges.
Laurence Chirac tries to be strictly accurate and she is critical of people who exaggerate or talk on subjects they really know little about. Chirac withholds her thoughts and opinions until she has thought everything through quite thoroughly, and sometimes Laurence's silence discomforts others.
Her mental concentration is very good but her breadth of understanding may not be.
Chirac works quietly to get ahead, but may have to work harder than others to gain recognition for her efforts. Reserved and shy, Laurence Chirac tends to build a wall between herself and others and she seems to be more receptive to older and mature people.
She is inclined to be somewhat withdrawn and has a hard time discussing important matters with her family and close relationships. A serious and deep thinker, Laurence Chirac would like to explain her views to others, but has a difficult time finding the right words.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Laurence Chirac instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Laurence Chirac needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
She is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on her path, but when under stress Laurence Chirac becomes downright obstinate and implacable, resisting any change no matter how necessary or desirable the change may be. Tenaciously trying to preserve the status quo and hold on to what she has, she is apt to ignore the subtle signals she receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Laurence Chirac needs to learn the limits of her ability to control life, and to accept and even embrace change and loss of the familiar, in order to allow for new life and growth. "Letting go" is a major life lesson for her. Chirac also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward her appetites and desires, as Laurence Chirac tends to overindulge and/or deny herself excessively.
It is in her relationships with others that she is most likely to wrestle with these issues. There is a dynamic balance (or conflict) within Laurence Chirac between acting spontaneously and being true to herself versus modifying herself or her behavior to suit others. Laurence Chirac seesaws between being inordinately concerned with her self to being overly conciliatory and concerned with others' needs, rights, or opinions about her. Learning to act authentically and forthrightly regardless of possible consequences is Chirac's task.
The following are specific activities that will support Laurence Chirac in her growth. These may or may not feel natural to Chirac, and she may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to her path to wholeness.
Laurence Chirac should develop faith and confidence both in herself and in a higher power that can guide, nourish, and help her. She needs to expand her willingness to dream and envision better things in life by studying religion, philosophy and other subjects that enable her to acquire a larger, more inclusive view of the world.
Being generous with her time, energy and resources in helping others achieve a better life will in turn benefit Laurence Chirac.
Laurence Chirac should become more aware of the spiritual side of life and its underlying unity by getting involved in charitable activities and opening up her psychic channels. Meditation that develops Chirac's intuitive abilities, as well as learning about the unseen side of life through her own dream experiences or altered states of awareness, can be important steps in Laurence's path.
Moreover, musical and artistic or imaginative endeavors will be important to her.
Laurence Chirac tends to be a bit too idealistic and may place too much hope on her relationships, resulting in frequent disappointments. Laurence could be attracted to naive people, but some of her contacts also may turn out to be swindlers.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Sagittarius
Saturn in 3rd house
Saturn Conjunct Sun/Asc.
Saturn Conjunct Mercury/Asc.
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 1st house
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter
N. Node Conjunct Neptune
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune