Behind Lachey's rather cool, conservative, somewhat impersonal and businesslike demeanor (as described on the previous page), he is much more passionate and emotional. Nick Lachey often conceals his vulnerability beneath a veneer of toughness or indifference.
Quiet, deep, emotionally complex and intensely private, he is not a person who is easy to get to know and understand. Nick Lachey is extremely sensitive but disinclined to show it, and he only allows a special few into his inner world. Like a wary animal, he is cautious and mistrustful of those he does not know until "he sniffs them out". He is highly instinctive and intuitive. Nick Lachey usually has a strong, immediate gut reaction to people, even though he may be unable to clearly articulate why he feels the way he does. His feelings and perceptions go deeper than words.
Nick Lachey also has a powerful need for deep emotional relationships and he forms very intense love bonds and attachments. He is possessive and often jealous of anyone or anything that he perceives as a threat to his relationship with someone he loves. When Nick Lachey commits himself to someone or something, he is wholeheartedly devoted and expects complete loyalty in return. Nick merges with or "marries" the person he loves at a very deep level and therefore separations are extremely painful for him, and often stormy and nasty. When Lachey has been wounded, he is not inclined to turn the other cheek and will retaliate if at all possible. Nick will most certainly never forget the hurt and he often harbors grievances and resentment for a very long time. Forgiveness does not come easily to him.
Whatever he does, Nick does with passion and fervor, and he often goes to extremes. Lachey can be hot or cold, but never lukewarm about anything. Lachey can also be very narrow-minded: either he is 100% involved in something or it does not exist for him at all. Rarely is Nick Lachey emotionally detached and objective. He definitely has a fanatical streak. He is also immensely strong-willed and his tenacity in pursuing his objectives often borders on obsession. He is filled with fierce pride, courage and emotional strength.
Nick Lachey loves mysteries and is deeply attracted to the hidden, dark, secret side of life. Nick never takes things at face value and is always probing beneath the surface of people and situations to discover what is really going on. Nick Lachey tends to be more of a cynic than an idealist.
His career, reputation, and public image are very important to Lachey. Nick Lachey has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. The merely personal sphere does not satisfy him; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Nick Lachey may undervalue the personal or inner side of life.
Nick Lachey tends to see things from his perspective only and to be rather subjective. He also enjoys talking and expressing his views but does not always listen as well. Nick Lachey has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and he needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
Nick Lachey has a harmonious balance between his body, soul and spirit. He enjoys intellectual challenges from others, but tends to form his own mental attitudes and philosophies of life. He may be interested in studying human nature and matters of health.
His physique tends to be sensitive and his vitality may be a bit low. Nick Lachey is very impressionable and somewhat unrealistic. Sometimes his idealism could be confused or impractical, and Lachey can be rebellious or else apathetic.
Nick Lachey tends to impose his will upon others in a rather ruthless way, but on the other hand he may also be imposed upon by others. Nick feels a constant need to fight for leadership and has a great desire to become a public figure.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Capricorn and Sun in Scorpio
Sun in Scorpio
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Conjunct Mercury/MC
Sun Conjunct Uranus/Neptune
Sun Conjunct Pluto/N. Node