challenges and difficulties
Stump both yearns for, and fears, being emotionally vulnerable to others and experiencing deep emotional intimacy. Trusting others and letting them get to know him intimately does not come easily to Patrick, and sexual inhibitions may result from this. Patrick Stump is very self-protective and may be compulsively secretive. Learning to relinquish control in personal relationships, and to be completely open, is an important task for Stump.
His attitude toward religion, philosophy, and politics is very conservative and possibly narrow or rigid. On the one hand, Patrick Stump may believe in nothing that is speculative or intangible, requiring proof for any idea presented to him. Each idea is thoroughly and systematically examined. On the other hand, Patrick may tenaciously cling to his grand philosophical or metaphysical beliefs and opinions, refusing to modify them or to be open and receptive to others' insights and perspectives.
His overall outlook on life is serious, and Patrick Stump may feel that life or God will punish him if he does not watch his step!
He is not afraid of hard work and leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of his objectives. Patrick Stump has a strong desire to overcome any difficulties or obstacles in his way and will do this at all cost, even if it means having to use force.
Stump is aware of his own shortcomings and is able to overcome many frustrations and limitations. He concentrates on his aims and goes about achieving them, even if he has to sacrifice something in the process.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Patrick Stump 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 Stump needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Patrick Stump needs to take what he has learned (either through formal education or his own questing and life experience) and share it with others, communicate it or express it in a way that can benefit others. Knowledge and understanding, which does not enhance either Patrick's quality of life or that of persons in his world, is of little real value. Putting Stump's understanding, philosophy, and convictions into practice in his daily relationships, and in the multiple choices he makes every day, will enable Patrick Stump to really test his belief system and discover more about life.
When under stress, Patrick Stump is apt to seek refuge in imagining that the grass is greener elsewhere, rather than working with what is at hand. Patrick Stump needs to cultivate his ability to live in the present!
It is in trying to strike a balance between Stump's inner, personal life and his career or involvement with the world at large that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Patrick Stump needs to focus attention on his home and family situation, and create a secure inner anchor.
Patrick Stump tends to have far-reaching associations and a strong desire to be involved with people of high society. He is likely to achieve great success through joint ventures with others and could do well in some form of political activity.
Stump is somewhat shy and tends to feel inferior when he is with others. Patrick Stump is inclined to establish relationships with weak or sick people and is always willing to help or take care of them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Scorpio
Saturn in 9th house
Saturn Conjunct Mars/Pluto
Saturn Conjunct Pluto/MC
N. Node in Gemini
N. Node in 4th house
N. Node Opposition Jupiter/Pluto
N. Node Opposition Saturn/Neptune