challenges and difficulties
Patrick Macnee takes his personal relationships so seriously that they may seem more like work, constant effort, and compromise, rather than a free and enjoyable sharing. He may feel that relationships in general require more of him than they are worth, and Patrick enters into any close relationship cautiously and conscientiously. Patrick Macnee also fears entrapment in close relationships.
Macnee is generally not a "joiner" and he does not feel comfortable in clubs, organizations or other groups of people that are centered on some common ideal or interest. If Patrick Macnee does participate in a group, he may find the rules and procedures restrictive - or he may simply feel that he does not fit in with the others.
Being alone or with older, more experienced people suits Patrick Macnee better than being with groups of his own peers.
Once he decides what he wants to do, Patrick Macnee will pursue his goal tenaciously and, if necessary, sacrifice a great deal for his deeply felt convictions. This trait tends to make Patrick feel a little out of step with others. Patrick Macnee takes things a little more seriously and has an inclination to be somewhat of a fanatic, although probably not flamboyantly so; as a result, others may not be aware of how deeply Patrick feels and how driven he is about the things that are important to him. Patrick Macnee has a deep inner resolve and is willing to struggle to do the things that are really meaningful to him, rather than follow an easier but less meaningful course in life.
The side of Patrick Macnee that wants and needs structure, order, stability, and a disciplined way of life is at odds with his urges for unfettered freedom, change, excitement, and discovery. There is apt to be much discontent, inner stress, and tension due to this, and at times Patrick finds it hard to relax. Patrick Macnee may act out in a rebellious way now and then, or clamp down hard on himself, in an attempt to strictly control his "wild" impulses. Macnee's task is to try to find a reasonable balance between order and creative chaos in his life.
Patrick could find it difficult to express himself and consequently he feels inhibited and lonely at times. He tends to isolate himself from others and his relationships seem strained. Conditions in Patrick Macnee's parental home may be oppressive and constrained.
Patrick Macnee tends to suppress his feelings and may be a bit inhibited in love relationships. Often times he may feel rejected or he may give the impression of rejecting others himself. Perhaps his mother or father has a difficult time showing their affection.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Patrick Macnee 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 Patrick Macnee needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Instinctively he is a fighter and an individualist who can stand alone when necessary. Very often, however, Patrick stands alone when he does not need to, not realizing the support, assistance, and resources others may have to offer. Patrick Macnee has a tendency to "reinvent the wheel" and to feel that he must be self-reliant and that only he can come up with the answers he needs. Implicit in this attitude is a kind of arrogance as well as a rather competitive approach, which - at its worst - can alienate him from others, or make Patrick Macnee feel that "it is me against the world".
Social skills and graces and what Patrick Macnee calls social "games" do not come naturally to him. Patrick Macnee needs to learn how to share and join others, and how to negotiate and resolve conflict with others in a cooperative way.
It is in any involvements he has with teams, clubs, organizations, networks, and the like that Patrick Macnee is most likely to wrestle with these issues. The qualities described above need to be channeled into some sort of group effort or experience, or have some impact on society at large.
The following are specific activities that will support Patrick Macnee in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Macnee, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Patrick Macnee should foster self-discipline and learn to handle responsibility. He may shoulder an inordinate amount of responsibility as well as burdens that sometimes limit Macnee's activities and opportunities in life. However, this is a maturing and ultimately empowering process. He is also likely to be offered positions of tremendous responsibility, whether Patrick really wants such jobs or not, usually because he has invested real effort and made some sort of substantial contribution.
There may be considerable obstacles in his path - more adversity than others seem to face - and Macnee's task is to learn to cope with pressure and persevere.
Patrick Macnee has a strong desire to acquire a leading position in his community. Although he is very capable of assuming leadership, Patrick also has a tendency to impose his will upon others. But in spite of that, he is likely to be successful.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Libra
Saturn in 11th house
Saturn Square Pluto
Saturn Quincunx Uranus
Saturn Opposition Sun/Moon
Saturn Opposition Moon/Venus
N. Node in Libra
N. Node in 11th house
N. Node Conjunct Saturn
N. Node Conjunct Mars/MC