Sophie does not appear to be an intensely emotional or sentimental person, and she is often unaware of her own or other people's deeper feelings and emotional needs. Tears and tantrums bewilder her and make her very uncomfortable. Sophie Okonedo would rather settle differences by talking things out reasonably and rationally, but she tends to ignore or poke fun at any attempt to probe her own or others' inner depths.
Sophie Okonedo avoids heavy, demanding emotional relationships and is wary of making personal commitments.
She needs ample mental stimulation and feels close to people with whom she can share thoughts and intellectual interests. Conversation is very important to Okonedo. The strong, silent partner is not for her.
Sophie Okonedo often makes decisions solely for emotional or personal reasons, because something "feels right" or because she has always done it a certain way and is uncomfortable acting otherwise. Even when Okonedo thinks she is being rational, her prejudices, intuitions and feelings influence her thoughts a great deal. Sophie is comfortable talking about feelings and personal subjects, and sharing confidences, which enables others to express their own inner feelings with her as well. Sophie Okonedo has good psychological insight into others.
She is dedicated to the people she cares about and conscientious about fulfilling her responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Sophie Okonedo; accordingly, so are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Sophie Okonedo is apt to do more than her fair share in the family and go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to her.
Sophie Okonedo has a good-natured disposition and an affectionate and cordial manner. Charming, optimistic and outgoing, she is warm and friendly to everyone she meets. Okonedo is at peace with the world and want to share her feelings with her friends and acquaintances.
Sophie Okonedo has a magnetic personality, are unconventional, and a bit unpredictable. Sophie loves to flirt and is likely to have sudden romantic relationships that do not always last. Sophie Okonedo likes variety and always is seeking new experiences with people.
She is open and unconventional in her attitude towards love relationships, romance and sex. She enjoys socializing, bringing people together and having many friends of both sexes. Sophie Okonedo values friendship very highly and in fact, she is more comfortable being a friend than a lover. Sophie desires an intellectual rapport or spiritual bond with her love partner, but deep intimacy and emotional bonding do not come easily to her. The traditional "husband" and "wife" roles do not appeal to Okonedo, and she abhors jealousy and possessiveness since she feels that no person truly "belongs" to another. Sophie Okonedo appreciates relationships in which her love partner allows her plenty of freedom and is not very emotionally demanding.
Sophie Okonedo often hides her affection, or finds her feelings difficult to express or get across to the person she loves. Being openly affectionate and trusting often does not seem safe to Sophie. She may feel her love will not be appreciated or reciprocated. Sophie Okonedo may get involved in secret love relationships or fall in love with a person who is quite unavailable to her. Love and sacrifice often seem to go hand in hand for Sophie Okonedo - i.e. having to give something up to be with the one she loves, or having to relinquish a person or an aspect of an important love relationship.
Sophie Okonedo has a very romantic, idealistic vision of love relationships and may be disillusioned to discover that no real, flesh-and-blood human being ever quite lives up to her dream image of the "perfect love". Though Sophie frequently fantasizes about love and romance - she may avoid becoming intimately involved with anyone or making definite commitments. When it comes to love, Okonedo can be evasive and dishonest with herself and others. Some of Okonedo's love yearnings may be expressed through art, music or an involvement with mysticism.
She is prone to getting involved in highly intense, even obsessive relationships - "fatal attractions", so to speak. At its darkest, this urge for intensity in the personal arena may compel Sophie Okonedo to choose friends or mates who are rather dangerous or dishonorable characters with a penchant for manipulating and inflicting pain on their "loved ones". On the other hand, Okonedo may be tempted to use her own sexuality or charm to play the same sort of game, to use love or friendship as a bargaining chip or to gain power over others. Even if her intentions are basically good, Sophie Okonedo will find that her closest relationships are rather tumultuous affairs in which some rather unsavory aspects of her character (such as jealousy and the desire to dominate or to be a victim) keep surfacing. These are qualities that need to be understood and ultimately outgrown.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Gemini
Moon in 3rd house
Moon Sextile Saturn
Moon Opposition Venus/Jupiter
Moon Opposition Venus/Uranus
Venus in Aquarius
Venus in 12th house
Venus Square Neptune
Venus Quincunx Pluto