His desire for harmonious relationships and surroundings is so strong that he avoids personal confrontation or any expression of intense, unpleasant emotions. Mackenzie Astin is an idealist who would like to paint the world in pastel colors, and live in peace and harmony with others at all times. He is able to see points of similarity and unity with people who are vastly different from him, and befriend many different types of people. He is a considerate and thoughtful friend, and has a real flair for making others feel accepted and appreciated. Inwardly, Mackenzie Astin is often torn with indecision and is much more at odds with himself than others would ever guess based on his flawless disposition.
He is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for his belongings give Mackenzie Astin a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to him. Antiques or articles with sentimental value from Mackenzie's past are especially dear to him.
Mackenzie Astin may also cling rather tightly to money and possessions, keeping them "in the family" rather than sharing freely with those outside of his immediate circle.
Mackenzie Astin feels that little, daily acts of caring and thoughtfulness are essential to the happiness and success of relationships and he knows how to make others feel accepted, loved and cherished. He enjoys good relationships with women.
Mackenzie Astin tends to be touchy, defensive and rather territorial, and if he perceives a threat to his family or home or personal safety, he can be quite aggressive. Sometimes Mackenzie feels out of sorts and hostile for no apparent reason, and this is usually due to unexpressed, unresolved anger from the past. Mackenzie Astin also has a desire to lead, to compete, or to be a free agent - and he is not entirely conscious of this desire. It is good for Astin to have benign outlets and ways to let off steam on a regular basis, such as demanding physical work or athletics. Otherwise Mackenzie Astin may be rather hard to live with, even abusive in his relationships.
His emotions are very intense, but often hidden. Like a volcano, one minute Mackenzie Astin seems quite peaceful and the next, he is exploding with great force and unexpected fury. The intensity of his reactions often surprises even him. Mackenzie has tremendous zeal and tends to be an emotional fanatic about things he cares about. His feelings and desires can be so compelling that he does things against his better judgment and reason. Astin can also be very manipulative, in a subtle way. His personal relationships are deeply emotional, passionate and often stormy and painful as well.
His health should be good and his recuperative powers are strong. Mackenzie Astin is able to express his feelings harmoniously and he considers himself wealthy either on material or spiritual planes. He is well liked and his relationships with others are congenial.
In a love relationship, Mackenzie Astin is more interested in the person's sense of humor and intelligence than in her physique. Mackenzie likes a partner who is mentally alive and keeps him guessing and Mackenzie Astin becomes restless and bored with someone who never asks questions, changes or surprises him. It is very important to Mackenzie Astin's happiness to talk, share ideas, go places together and learn new things together. Mackenzie Astin needs ample social stimulation, is somewhat of a flirt, and likes to have many friends of both sexes. Astin finds a possessive, jealous partner very stifling.
Promoting beauty, the arts or entertainment can make Mackenzie Astin very happy. Mackenzie wants to contribute something positive and loving to the world at large and he wants to be recognized for his beauty, artistic gifts or loving generosity. Mackenzie Astin may be "married to" his work - namely he may be more involved in his career than in his private life. Astin is a natural host or diplomat.
He is intensely amorous and attractive to the opposite sex, and is not inclined to friendly platonic relationships. There is a great deal of tension in his love relationships - often because Mackenzie Astin puts his desires ahead of his partner's, and is impatient to have his love needs satisfied. The whole arena of love relationships, romance and sex is endlessly fascinating to Mackenzie Astin and he is not happy without a love partner. Astin can "burn himself out" by pouring so much of his energy into romance.
Mackenzie Astin loves deeply, passionately and wholeheartedly, and others may find his intensity either extremely attractive or threatening. He is charismatic and can have a powerful emotional impact on others, especially those of the opposite sex. Astin may use his attractiveness to manipulate others, sometimes without even realizing it.
Chronically discontented, he is likely to be somewhat unstable in matters of love relationships and affection. Mackenzie Astin tends to be on the defensive and fear rejection and lack of acceptance. Mackenzie has to learn to overcome his fears and general shyness with people.
He is inclined to have sudden attachments to others and may fall in love quickly. Mackenzie Astin warms up to people very rapidly, even if he sees them only once. In fact, Mackenzie probably prefers a lot of changes in his relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Libra
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Trine Venus
Moon Quincunx Mars
Moon Conjunct Pluto
Moon Opposition Sun/Jupiter
Venus in Gemini
Venus in 10th house
Venus Square Mars
Venus Trine Pluto
Venus Conjunct Mercury/Saturn
Venus Opposition Uranus/N. Node