challenges and difficulties
Granger doubts his own intelligence and mental capacities, and he may work very hard at studies in order to compensate for this. Stewart is often overly serious and disinterested in light or superficial conversation. Spontaneous communication, social give-and-take, and making small talk are likely to be difficult for him.
He is serious by nature, and may have difficulty making small talk or participating in friendly, personal exchanges.
Stewart Granger tries to be strictly accurate and is critical of people who exaggerate or discuss subjects they really know little about. Granger withholds his thoughts and opinions until he has thought everything through quite thoroughly, and sometimes Stewart's silence discomforts others.
His mental concentration is very good but his breadth of understanding may not be.
He is likely to have very intense experiences in his emotional life and should guard against feelings of depression and inhibition. Stewart Granger may be plagued by inner turmoil and obsessive ideas or notions.
Now we will discuss patterns of behavior which Stewart Granger 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 Stewart Granger needs to follow in order to develop balance, greater awareness, and wholeness is also described.
Seeking harmonious interpersonal relationships, cooperation, and togetherness, as well as the desire to please or appease other people, are drives that come very naturally to Stewart Granger - so much so that he seeks them out at his own expense. When he is under stress, Granger tends to look outside himself for approval or answers, and he leans on others too much. Therefore, developing self-reliance, and the courage to look inwardly for answers and forge his own path through life is a key factor in his self-development.
Stewart Granger is often tempted to be less than completely straightforward about his intentions or desires, and he can become enmeshed in a quagmire of "little white lies". Stark honesty - both inward and toward others - is the only way out! This, however, leads to the need to confront some of Granger's most deeply ingrained fears, such as "what if they do not like me?" and "what if I have to go through this alone?".
Stewart Granger needs to cultivate his ability to be assertive, take initiative and act on his own behalf. Directness and self-reliance are imperative.
It is in his relationships with others that he is most likely to wrestle with these issues. There is a dynamic balance (or conflict) within Stewart Granger between acting spontaneously and being true to himself versus modifying himself or his behavior to suit others. Stewart Granger seesaws between being inordinately concerned with his self to being overly conciliatory and concerned with others' needs, rights, or opinions about him. Learning to act authentically and forthrightly regardless of possible consequences is Granger's task.
The following are specific activities that will support Stewart Granger in his growth. These may or may not feel natural to Granger, and he may initially resist or feel awkward about them, but they are crucial to his path to wholeness.
Stewart Granger should become a warrior and cultivate a positive, victorious, active approach to life and to any problems he faces. It is in Granger's best interest to act on his own behalf instead of stalling, waiting or hoping someone else will do it for him. Stewart Granger needs to assert himself openly and courageously and not to be afraid to make mistakes or stumble; there are bound to be a few trial runs to any new initiative. Stewart needs to foster a healthy fighting spirit, pick himself up, and go! He also should learn to appreciate conflict and confrontation as a means to grow.
Stewart Granger has a very obliging manner and is always in search of new relationships. He is able to identify with people quite easily and probably will make many friends who can be of help to him.
Stewart has an inner need to share his experiences with others and he talks to his friends and acquaintances in a very open manner. Socially minded, Stewart Granger likes to cultivate close relationships, especially with women.
Some of his relationships tend to be a bit peculiar and Stewart should beware of becoming involved with bad company. Stewart Granger could be easily lured by others to take part in dubious or underhanded schemes.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Saturn in Gemini
Saturn in 3rd house
Saturn Conjunct Moon/Pluto
N. Node in Aries
N. Node in 1st house
N. Node Conjunct Mars
N. Node Conjunct Sun/Asc.
N. Node Conjunct Moon/Asc.
N. Node Opposition Neptune/MC