mental interests and abilities
Mary has the ability to concentrate and become completely immersed in her work. Mary Martin seems to know things at an instinctive, nonverbal level and prefers learning through direct experience or apprenticeship rather than through books or lectures. Mary has mechanical ability and works well with her hands. Martin could become adept at sculpture, pottery, carpentry or anything that involves manual creativity.Biology (and related fields such as medicine) interests her as well. Mary Martin also has an instinctive rapport with animals, and may feel that she relates better to them than to people! Mary Martin tends to become narrowly focused on her own specialized interests and may not have much to say or communicate outside of that particular field.
Mary has an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and wisdom, and for an increasingly broad understanding of life. Mary Martin is the perpetual student who will be involved in higher education, philosophy or religion. Law, broadcasting, publishing or communication are also areas of interest to Martin. World travel and studying other cultures are also strong urges of hers.
Mary has a knack for establishing a rapport and communicating with people, is blessed with great interpersonal skills, and is adept at dealing with the public. Mary Martin communicates concern, interest, and the ability to listen, which encourages people to open up and confide in her even if they do not know Mary well. Martin fosters close relationships with others by talking to them (even gossiping will do), or by writing intimate, personal letters. Women feel that Mary Martin understands them.
Mary Martin appreciates aesthetics and has a fine sense of form, design and beauty. She could develop considerable technical skills as an artist, designer, craftsman or creative writer. Martin could also sell objects of beauty such as artistic products, cosmetics, jewelry, etc.
Mary Martin has the ability to please and harmonize well with others and a talent for assuaging strain in the relationships of other people. Her sense of humor, tact, and personal charm are a great asset when working with people one-on-one.
Although her tact was commented on above, Mary Martin can also be very direct, even brutally frank, in the way she communicates, as mentioned below.
Her desire to make a point sometime overrides her receptivity to others' views. She can be a good listener, but Mary Martin often finds it hard not to speak out.
She speaks clearly, decisively, and convincingly and thoroughly enjoys a vigorous discussion or debate. Mary Martin would be an effective lawyer or public speaker, a salesman of ideas. Others tend to listen to Martin and follow her lead, and she has a talent for directing people and making decisions. Mary Martin also has an aptitude for writing - especially criticism or satire.
Although she may intend to cooperate or collaborate in her relationships with others, Mary Martin is inclined to use them to serve her own ends. A bit impatient and aggressive, she may be over eager to gain the advantage.
Mary Martin tends to expect too much from people and consequently often feel let down by the actions of others. Feeling misunderstood, she may try to avoid contact with others as much as possible.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mercury in Scorpio
Mercury in 9th house
Moon Sextile Mercury
Mercury Conjunct Venus
Mercury aspects Venus and Mars
Mercury aspects Moon and Mars
Mercury Trine Mars
Mercury Opposition Mars/N. Node
Mercury Opposition Neptune/N. Node