There is one big difference between the way Abbott expresses himself, as described in the previous chapter, and the way he is at heart, as discussed below: He is a very emotional, nurturing person with a light, flippant manner so that acquaintances do not realize right away how compassionate and easily hurt he is. Behind Abbott's clever wit lies a very sensitive soul!
Roger has powerful emotional attachments to the past, his family, his childhood, places he associates with safety and security, and his beginnings. It is very important to Abbott to maintain a connection with his roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Abbott tends to cling to whatever is dear to him - be it a person, a familiar place, or a cherished possession.
He is sympathetic, nurturing, supportive and very sensitive to the emotional needs of other people. Roger likes to be needed and to care for others, and he often worries about the people he loves. Roger Abbott has a very strong need for a sense of belonging and acceptance, and much of his life centers on his home. He is more concerned about people and their feelings than with power, achievement, or position in society. Kindness, consideration and tenderness are more meaningful to Roger Abbott than any sort of honor the world can bestow.
He is primarily emotional and his views are often dominated by his feelings and his own personal, subjective experiences, rather than reason, logic or abstract principles. It is difficult for him to judge situations fairly and objectively because his personal sympathies and loyalties usually factor in. Roger Abbott takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around himself to shield himself from pain and rejection. Roger Abbott feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. He also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Roger Abbott needs to have a place and time in his life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish himself; otherwise Roger Abbott becomes cranky and unhappy with those around him.
Roger Abbott functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse himself in creative activities where he can express his feelings, imagination and instincts. Abbott often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Roger Abbott also has a great affinity for music, because it evokes and communicates feelings that may be difficult or impossible to put into words.
His compassion, sensitivity, and imagination are Abbott's strong points. His faults include an inability to let go of the past and move forward, clannishness and prejudice, and a tendency for self-pity when facing hardship.
Ownership gives Roger Abbott a sense of security, and he has a strong attachment to his possessions. Roger also has a natural instinct for or understanding of economics, finance, trade, and appraising the value of merchandise.
Roger has big aspirations and the desire to succeed in life in a grand way. Roger Abbott tends to exaggerate, promise more than is feasible and misjudge by being overly optimistic. However, he never gives up on his hopes for the future. Abbott tends to be restless and discontent with the responsibilities and limitations of life.
He may be a bit high-strung and over-zealous in the pursuit of his endeavors. Abbott always seems to be in a hurry and has the ability to evaluate situations quickly. Roger Abbott has a brilliant mind and possibly could invent something.
Roger Abbott has a strong need for intellectual relationships and associations and he likes to share his intellectual interests with others. This could be in meetings or by joining various clubs and organizations.
He prefers more serious kinds of conversation with his friends and neighbors rather than small talk. Because his communication is clear and concise, Roger Abbott can impress others by taking control of negotiations or business dealings.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Gemini and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 2nd house
Sun Square Jupiter
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Uranus
Sun Conjunct Mercury/N. Node
Sun Conjunct Mercury/Asc.