challenges and difficulties
Rebecca West takes her personal relationships so seriously that they may seem more like work, constant effort, and compromise, rather than a free and enjoyable sharing. She may feel that relationships in general require more of her than they are worth, and Rebecca enters into any close relationship cautiously and conscientiously. Rebecca West also fears entrapment in close relationships.
Her attitude toward religion, philosophy, and politics is very conservative and possibly narrow or rigid. On the one hand, Rebecca West may believe in nothing that is speculative or intangible, requiring proof for any idea presented to her. Each idea is thoroughly and systematically examined. On the other hand, Rebecca may tenaciously cling to her grand philosophical or metaphysical beliefs and opinions, refusing to modify them or to be open and receptive to others' insights and perspectives.
Her overall outlook on life is serious, and Rebecca West may feel that life or God will punish her if she does not watch her steps!
Rebecca West tends to seesaw between hope, optimism, and faith versus doubt and oppression by limitations and practical realities. She needs to overcome impatience and restlessness in order to achieve her dreams and desires for a better life.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Rebecca West 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 Rebecca West needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Rebecca West benefits by becoming more aware of the rhythm of the seasons and the natural world, learning to slow down and allow life to unfold in its own time. Nurturing a garden, a child, or some other living, growing thing gives Rebecca West a sense of inner balance.
Rebecca West has a tendency to be deeply suspicious, to not take anything at face value and to see hidden agendas and dark motives even where none exist! Life does not have to be a constant conflict... Rebecca needs to learn to accept things as they are.
Dame Rebecca West also needs to develop patience, peace and stability by grounding herself in her daily work and behaving consistently and reliably towards others.
It is in trying to strike a balance between Dame Rebecca West's inner, personal life and her career or involvement with the world at large that she is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Rebecca West needs to focus attention on her home and family situation, and create a secure inner anchor.
The specific habits which are likely to hold Rebecca West back, or which she is prone to overdo, especially during stressful periods, include:
Going to extremes, willful rebelliousness and an instinctive anti-authoritarian attitude. Rebecca West seeks constant (and often purposeless) movement or change, involvement with unreliable people, and individual freedom at any cost.
She may have an inner fear of separation and could feel left out or ignored at times. Rebecca West may have not received much affection while she was growing up or it had to be shared with others. Rebecca could find it difficult to show her love in her relationships.
Rebecca likes to be on the go constantly and tends to have a hectic family life. She knows how to eliminate competition, but should guard against rising to the top in her position at the expense of other people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Libra
Saturn in 9th house
Jupiter Opposition Saturn
N. Node in Taurus
N. Node in 4th house
N. Node Opposition Uranus
N. Node Opposition Venus/Saturn
N. Node Opposition Uranus/MC