Although Culkin may seem quite poised, even-tempered, balanced and harmonious (as mentioned in the previous chapter), he is actually rather moody and emotional. Inside, he is much more subjective and biased in his attitudes than his fair-minded, reasonable demeanor may imply.
Rory 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 Culkin to maintain a connection with his roots and heritage and keep family bonds strong. Loyal, devoted, and sentimental, Culkin 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. Rory likes to be needed and to care for others, and he often worries about the people he loves. Rory Culkin 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 Rory Culkin 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. Rory Culkin takes things very personally and sometimes builds a wall around himself to shield himself from pain and rejection. Rory Culkin feels rather shy and vulnerable at heart. He also tends to be moody and experiences frequent mood swings. Rory Culkin needs to have a place and time in his life to withdraw, introspect, dream and replenish himself; otherwise Rory Culkin becomes cranky and unhappy with those around him.
Rory Culkin functions in an instinctive, irrational manner and likes to immerse himself in creative activities where he can express his feelings, imagination and instincts. Culkin often loves to cook, since it can be both creative and a way to nurture and nourish others. Rory Culkin 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 Culkin'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.
His career, reputation and public image are very important to Culkin. Rory Culkin has a strong desire to be influential or make his mark on the world. He is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; his ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for his unique effort and gifts. Rory Culkin may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Rory Culkin 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. Rory Culkin has a clear mind, a love of learning and new experiences, and he needs constant mental stimulation and activity.
He is warm-hearted, kind, generous and very popular, especially with the opposite sex. Culkin's happy feelings rub off onto others and everyone enjoys being with him. Due to a protective and encouraging upbringing, his relationships with his parents are good.
Rory Culkin tends to become excited and upset at the slightest cause, generating tension with others. Rory also could encounter strange experiences or coincidences with others. He may have a feeling of being different than others and he wants to be his own person.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Libra and Sun in Cancer
Sun in Cancer
Sun in 10th house
Sun Conjunct Mercury
Sun Conjunct Venus/Jupiter
Sun Opposition Uranus/N. Node