challenges and difficulties
Atkinson 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 Rowan, and sexual inhibitions may result from this. Rowan Atkinson 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 Atkinson.
Rowan Atkinson takes his commitments to others very seriously, especially in close one-to-one relationships. His strong sense of responsibility to the other person makes Atkinson a trustworthy and dedicated partner, but he often feels that marriage or any binding commitment between him and another person is too restrictive and burdensome, and thus seeks to avoid it. Close relationships may be more work than pleasure for Rowan Atkinson and it may seem that he is always "working on" his marriage rather than enjoying it. However, Atkinson will persevere and ultimately grow through the process.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Rowan Atkinson 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 Rowan Atkinson needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Rowan Atkinson has a great capacity for sympathy, tenderness, and caring, which is a gift that he is apt to over bestow at times. For balance, Rowan Atkinson needs to foster mature self-discipline, self-control, and personal responsibility.
When under stress, he has a strong instinct to retreat back to the nest, to be a child again, or to become overwhelmed with feelings and longings to be taken care of. Also, he may encourage others to depend on him emotionally (and otherwise) to an unhealthy degree. Rowan Atkinson needs to learn how to set limits and to turn off the flow of support when necessary.
It is in fostering a personal vision or philosophy of life, whether through religious or philosophical studies, education or the wisdom of distant lands or cultures that Rowan Atkinson is most likely to wrestle with these issues. Rowan Atkinson needs to cultivate the qualities described above in this endeavor. Long distance communication and involvement with foreigners is likely to be significant to Atkinson.
He is very social and his relationships with others are very warm and expansive. It is essential for Rowan's emotional welfare to be surrounded by people and he is an active member of groups or associations he belongs to.
Rowan Atkinson has a vivacious and lively manner with a tendency to shock others at times by blurting out blunt comments. Rowan loves to be with people, but tends to get overly excited when he is with them.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Scorpio
Saturn in 7th house
N. Node in Capricorn
N. Node in 9th house
N. Node Opposition Moon/Jupiter
N. Node Opposition Moon/Uranus