Mae West responds very strongly to the emotional tone and atmosphere around her, and can be dominated by her fluctuating and unpredictable moods. West often appears irrational to others because she cannot always explain the reason or source of her feelings. Anyone who lives with Mae West must accept her ups and downs and appreciate Mae's need for times of withdrawal.
Mae West is also very sympathetic and understands the unspoken feelings and needs of others. Mae West takes slights and rebuffs very personally and though she may forgive a transgression by a friend or loved one, she never forgets it.
She is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for her belongings give Mae West a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to her. Antiques or articles with sentimental value from Mae's past are especially dear to her.
Mae West may also cling rather tightly to money and possessions, keeping them "in the family" rather than sharing freely with those outside of her immediate circle.
Mae West often feels that she must do something or be something other than what she is in order to receive approval and acceptance from others. She is very sensitive to criticism and easily feels left out or neglected, and though she may appear cool or distant, West actually cares very much about being included. Because she is so sensitive, it may seem easier for Mae West to withdraw into a shell rather than risk the emotional bumps and bruises she may endure once she lets others really know her in an intimate, personal way. Her reserve and caution make establishing close emotional relationships with others difficult, and Mae West becomes very attached to the few people she considers "real friends". West can gain inner security and strength through periods of solitude if she views them as times to nourish herself and develop her own interests, rather than as times of loneliness.
In addition to Mae's rather introverted, serious or self-contained side, she has a wild streak and urge for emotional freedom that breaks through erratically. Mae West craves both stability and excitement, and the conflict between these two impulses can make West rather tense and irritable. However, they can also balance each other out. Her freer and unpredictable side will now be described.
She is uninhibited and spontaneous and will often do something unexpected or humorous in order to loosen people up and get them out of their rut. Mae West craves emotional stimulation, excitement, surprises and anything new. West also loves to feel free and unfettered.
She is very compassionate and loves to share her feelings with others. Mae West is always in search for new relationships and enjoy working together with others in meetings, clubs or associations.
Mae West thinks big and is insatiably curious. She is interested in many fields, is talkative and a pleasant conversationalist. Kind, easy-going and optimistic, West has good comprehension and excellent command of language.
Sensitive and sentimental, Mae West is deeply attached to her family, old friends, familiar places and the past. She is romantic and tender in love relationships, and it is of utmost importance to West to remember birthdays, anniversaries, family rituals and other personally significant days. Mae West seeks caring, emotional support, and security in her love relationships. Mae likes to be needed, as well as to cherish and protect her loved ones, of whom she is somewhat possessive.
Beautiful, elegant and harmonious surroundings are very important to Mae West, and she has an innate sense of style, design and form. Socially as well good form and politeness are important to West and she instinctively avoids crudeness and dissonance.
She enjoys talking about love, relationships, art and the beautiful side of life. Mae West appreciates artistic people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Cancer
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Square Saturn
Moon aspects Saturn and Uranus
Moon Trine Uranus
Moon Conjunct Sun/N. Node
Moon Conjunct Mercury/Jupiter
Venus in Cancer
Venus in 3rd house