challenges and difficulties
Marcel Aymé has a great capacity for self-denial in the pursuit of a long-range goal. Marcel is capable of hard work and persistent labor, but he may lack the capacity for joy and play. Marcel Aymé often feels burdened by life's demands and responsibilities, and may envy those who seem to attract what they want in life without a great deal of personal effort.
There is a very judgmental, stern, and uncompromising side of Aymé's that may inhibit him a great deal. Marcel Aymé must avoid becoming cumbersome and cynical, or a rather callous, sophisticated adult whose sense of practicality and realism rob him of the playful, imaginative side of life.
Marcel Aymé takes both his work and his health very seriously, but he may demand so much of himself at work that he compromises his health. Marcel can become a workaholic, not so much because he has lofty ambitions, but because he never feels like he has done enough. Marcel Aymé is overly responsible or overly conscientious at work, so much so that he may not enjoy it at all.
Aymé can also get overly involved in self-improvement or his health, and he tends to be a bit of a hypochondriac.
At times Marcel Aymé struggles with nebulous worries, insecurities and fears that may be difficult to pinpoint. Mostly, he may be afraid of getting acquainted with the inner workings of his mind and soul, feeling uneasy with anything irrational or intangible. Marcel Aymé has to work hard to overcome being overly serious regarding the spiritual side of life, especially if his religious upbringing emphasized guilt and retribution. Reorienting himself in the direction of spiritual optimism will do much to lift the cloud of worry that settles over Marcel occasionally.
He may feel inhibited in his relationships with others and give the impression of being unapproachable and wanting to keep his distance. Marcel Aymé thinks about his feelings for a long time before he expresses them to anyone and he tends to hide his inner self.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Marcel Aymé instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that he is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for him. The direction Marcel Aymé needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
He is capable of withstanding outside influences and remaining constant and steady on his path, but when under stress Marcel Aymé 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 he has, he is apt to ignore the subtle signals he receives about needing to do something differently, which often leads to a crisis.
Marcel Aymé needs to learn the limits of his 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 him. Aymé also needs to develop a balanced attitude toward his appetites and desires, as Marcel Aymé tends to overindulge and/or deny himself excessively.
It is in trying to strike a balance between Aymé's inner, personal life and his career or involvement with the world at large that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Marcel Aymé needs to focus attention on his home and family situation, and create a secure inner anchor.
He enjoys relationships with others who can tune into the spiritual world and Marcel Aymé is likely to join groups or associations that sponsor psychics and that explore the connection with karmic influences.
Marcel likes beautiful surroundings and knows how to create harmony in his environment. Marcel Aymé loves to be around people and has a strong desire to be influential in social circles.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Capricorn
Saturn in 6th house
Saturn Quincunx Neptune
Saturn Conjunct Moon/Mercury
N. Node in Scorpio
N. Node in 4th house
N. Node Opposition Mercury/Neptune
N. Node Opposition Jupiter/Asc.