Inside, she is quite different from what her freewheeling, confident, playful demeanor (mentioned in the previous chapter) would suggest. Although Belafonte likes to theorize and speculate and dream big dreams, she is basically clearheaded and practical. However, Shari Belafonte also worries and frets a great deal, although others may not know this from her jovial demeanor.
At heart Shari Belafonte is modest and humble and rarely strives to be in the limelight or in a position of power. Shari Belafonte has a sharp analytical mind, a keen eye for detail, and prefers to observe, dissect, and study life from a distance. Conscientious and conservative, Belafonte can be relied upon to be cautious, efficient, and thorough in her work and she takes pride in a job well done. What she may lack in self-confidence Shari Belafonte often makes up for in skills - fostering expertise, technical knowledge and competence in a specialized area. She is adept at using her hands to create or fix things, and meticulous attention to detail and careful craftsmanship are her forte. Some would say she is a little too meticulous, for Belafonte can be extremely critical and petty if everything is not done exactly as she thinks it should be, and she worries about things that other people consider trivial and unimportant. Shari Belafonte likes to organize, categorize and arrange everything into a logical system and is often distinctly uncomfortable when something does not fit into a neat category. Disorganization vexes Belafonte. She probably wishes that she were not such a perfectionist, for besides being a stickler for details, Belafonte can also be mercilessly self-critical. Whether in her environment or within herself, Belafonte tends to focus on the flaws, with a desire to improve, refine, and perfect. She is strictly factual, truthful, and scrupulously honest in her self-assessment and often does not give herself enough praise or credit.
She is also highly discriminating and may be especially particular about her diet, hygiene, and health habits. Shari has high aesthetic standards and refined sensitivities, and is bothered by environmental elements (such as disorder, cigarette smoke, etc.) that others overlook. Her tastes are simple and understated, yet refined. She is truly offended by coarseness, bluntness and vulgarity. Belafonte can sometimes be difficult to live with because of her fastidiousness, sensitivity and idiosyncrasies about food and cleanliness.
Though Shari Belafonte seems rather cool and self-contained, she is very helpful by nature and enjoys serving others. She is content to play a supporting role rather than the lead. She is quietly devoted to the ones she cares for.
She is cautious, realistic and practical in her approach to life and disinclined to gamble. Shari Belafonte analyzes before she acts. She is sometimes too serious. If Belafonte allowed herself to play and make mistakes, it would be highly beneficial to her health!
Her career, reputation and public image are very important to Belafonte. Shari Belafonte has a strong desire to be influential or make her mark on the world. She is not satisfied with the personal sphere alone; her ambitions include making a major contribution and receiving broad recognition for her unique effort and gifts. Shari Belafonte may undervalue the personal or inner facet of life.
Her life is apt to be blessed with more than her share of helpful friends, fortuitous relationships, and doors opening up to her at just the right time. Because Shari Belafonte is usually willing to share and to give back to others in a generous way, she continues to generate success in her life no matter how unfortunate prevailing circumstances are. Shari should beware, however, of becoming an opportunist.
She is an original! Shari Belafonte radiates a sort of electrical excitement about the things she is interested in, and conveys this to others, but she also gets bored rather quickly. Shari does not mind being a bit unusual or breaking a few rules either.
With her charm and outgoing personality Shari Belafonte has no trouble attracting people and she enjoys pleasant and congenial relationships with them. She may choose social contact with generous or wealthy people and would prefer to live in a beautiful home.
Shari Belafonte has a restless and somewhat nervous manner and she attracts attention through her initiative and originality. She is drawn to unusual friends and acquaintances, and because of her confidence may be regarded as a leader in her sphere.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Ascendant in Sagittarius and Sun in Virgo
Sun in Virgo
Sun in 10th house
Sun Sextile Jupiter
Sun Sextile Uranus
Sun Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.
Sun Conjunct Uranus/Asc.