challenges and difficulties
Appleton doubts her own intelligence and mental capacities, and she may work very hard at studies in order to compensate for this. Natalie is often overly serious and disinterested in light or superficial conversation. Spontaneous communication, social give-and-take, and making small talk are likely to be difficult for her.
Appleton is generally not a "joiner" and she does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If Natalie Appleton does participate in a group, she may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or she may simply feel that she does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits Natalie Appleton better than being with groups of her own peers.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Natalie Appleton instinctively and habitually reverts to when under stress - a mostly subconscious process that she is apt to over indulge in because it is so familiar and hence easy for her. The direction Natalie Appleton needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Natalie Appleton has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that she is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, Natalie Appleton needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, she has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, she may encourage others to depend on her emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. Natalie Appleton needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
The arena she is most likely to wrestle with these issues is in playful self-expression, games or sports, and creativity. Natalie Appleton should try to develop any artistic, expressive, creative potentials she feels she possesses, utilizing the qualities described above.
Natalie Appleton has a very sympathetic and compassionate attitude toward others and shows her interest in their well-being. Her relationships are more on a personal basis and people are drawn to Appleton because of her sincerity and kindness.
Natalie Appleton tends to be a bit too idealistic and may place too much hope on her relationships, resulting in frequent disappointments. Natalie could be attracted to naive people, but some of her contacts also may turn out to be swindlers.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Gemini
Saturn in 11th house
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 5th house
N. Node Opposition Venus/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Jupiter/Neptune