Warm, loving and generous in his relationships, Lionel Barrymore inspires tremendous devotion and loyalty in his loved ones. This is good, since he would never settle for anything less! Lionel wants to be adored and worshipped like the royalty he feels he is, and it is difficult for anyone to resist the warmth and attention Barrymore lavishes on those he cares about. Lionel Barrymore has a great deal of pride and needs to be recognized and appreciated. The way to really hurt his feelings is to ignore him. He is genuine, sincere, and has a strong sense of personal integrity. Lionel Barrymore hates emotional games and dishonesty.
Barrymore works well with the public and has an instinct for what the public wants and will respond to. Having a "nest" is not especially important to Lionel, and he may invest more of his emotional energy into his career or public life than in his private life. He is likely to be engaged in providing and caring for others in a professional capacity.
Barrymore can be hard to get close to. Subconsciously he may feel that too much closeness in his relationships will interfere with doing what he needs to do and being his own person, so Lionel Barrymore puts up subtle walls and distances himself when someone begins to want more of him than he can comfortably give. However, Barrymore may cut off sources of emotional nourishment and support that way, and end up feeling alone and lonely. Lionel Barrymore might even develop digestive problems. Overcoming his fear of intimacy, while at the same time affirming and acting on his autonomous needs, is the challenge he faces.
In addition to Lionel's rather introverted, serious or self-contained side, he has a wild streak and urge for emotional freedom that breaks through erratically. Lionel Barrymore craves both stability and excitement, and the conflict between these two impulses can make Barrymore rather tense and irritable. However, they can also balance each other out. His freer and unpredictable side will now be described.
Lionel has an unusual sense of humor and enjoys acting a little bit crazy or outlandish sometimes. Barrymore craves excitement and emotional freedom and he likes to break the rules and take risks. Anything new or untried appeals to Barrymore and he has little patience for restrictive customs. Lionel Barrymore is attracted to unusual, creative, or offbeat people and nontraditional lifestyles and relationships.
Lionel has intense desires and feelings and his personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well. Lionel Barrymore has powerful magnetic relationships with those he cares about, and he could become emotionally obsessed by another person. His feelings can become so urgent and compelling that he behaves irrationally. Lionel Barrymore undergoes periodic emotional upheavals and purging when he must break all ties with the past and begin anew.
Tremendously softhearted and sympathetic, Lionel Barrymore gives very selflessly and devotedly to those he loves and often allows others to become overly dependent upon him. More compassionate than passionate, Lionel Barrymore may become romantically involved with a person because he or she expresses a need for love, rather than out of mutual pleasure or attraction.
He is drawn to sensitive, imaginative, gentle souls - poets, musicians, dreamers - or to someone Lionel feels he can have a deep spiritual relationship with. Lionel Barrymore idealizes love and has a very beautiful, romantic vision of what love relationships can be.
Lionel Barrymore loves romance and wishes that the honeymoon phase of his love relationships would last forever! Barrymore needs dramatic romantic gestures and displays of affection from his partner and he wants to feel very, very special - like royalty - to his beloved. Lionel Barrymore also has an artistic flair and he enjoys creating art or some form of beauty.
Lionel Barrymore has a rich, colorful, dreamy imagination and a refined sense of beauty. Involvement in the arts, or with artistic, sensitive, or spiritually inclined people is very satisfying to him. In his friendships and romantic relationships, Barrymore tends to be unselfish, giving, and forgiving. Lionel Barrymore might enjoy joining with others for charitable events or social service.
It is hard for Lionel Barrymore to express his feelings and emotions to other people. He may feel especially inhibited in matters of love relationships and could feel dissatisfied and unfulfilled. Lionel Barrymore tends to feel lonely, even when he is in the company of others.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Leo
Moon in 10th house
Moon Quincunx Saturn
Moon aspects Saturn and Uranus
Moon Conjunct Uranus
Moon Square Pluto
Venus in Pisces
Venus in 5th house
Venus Sextile Neptune
Venus Conjunct Saturn/N. Node