drive and ambition
Once Terry Melcher sets his mind on a goal, his dedication, determination, and commitment are extraordinary. Melcher pursues his ambitions tenaciously and will stubbornly refuse to give up, let go, or be influenced in any way. Like Aesop's tortoise, Terry labors patiently and steadfastly until he achieves what he wants - or until it is clear beyond a shadow of a doubt that all is lost. He is a reliable, consistent and productive worker, and he often shoulders more of the workload than his co-workers, usually without complaint. He often ends up with the nitty-gritty work. He prefers a regular routine, with definite hours and clearly defined responsibilities and tasks. In fact, establishing a pattern or routine is very important to his success because once he gets started in a certain direction, it is easy for Terry Melcher to kept to that path. Getting started is more difficult. Terry Melcher has a lazy, comfort-loving side and there is often a good deal of inertia for him to overcome before Melcher gets going; but once he gets a momentum going, his energy level is strong and steady.
He is interested in concrete results and solid, practical achievements. Terry Melcher needs to have some tangible product or contribution to show for his efforts, and cannot be content with only intangible rewards (such as having a good time, learning, or spiritual enrichment). Material well-being and security is also a large factor in determining what he does. Terry's stamina and persistence are his greatest assets, but they can also work against him; he can get caught in a rut and refuse to seize new opportunities. Terry Melcher also tends to play it safe, and to limit himself as a result.
Asserting himself and being direct and forceful about what he wants is very often difficult for Terry. Though he may have a great deal of energy and drive, Terry Melcher lacks confidence or simply the desire to put himself and his interests first. Positively, Melcher can be very unselfish, working more on behalf of others rather than for himself.
However, Terry Melcher denies his own desires and needs too much, and he is likely to secretly become very angry, which will sabotage his finest efforts.
Positions of honor, affluence, influence, and stature in his community can be his. Terry Melcher feels he has a destiny which involves leadership or distinguishing himself in some line of endeavor. Terry possesses an innate sense of greatness or importance, and a strong drive to achieve recognition for his talent. Terry Melcher should avoid excessive egotism and arrogant pride, for these could limit his opportunities.
Language, words, communication, networking, clarity of speech or writing, being a messenger or go-between - these are key features in his career, as well as how Terry Melcher goes about achieving his goals and ambitions. "Work smarter, not harder" is Melcher's motto.
He may have to overcome something in his background or personal past in order to achieve his long-range goals and ambitions. Sometimes Terry Melcher is apt to feel pulled in two different directions - what others expect of him or what he needs to do to progress, versus what his old conditioning or his emotional predisposition would have him do. Overcoming the pull of the past is the key.
Melcher is intensely competitive, and may engage in furious battles of will, numerous conflicts, and possible public controversy, on his way to gaining his objectives. Terry Melcher could be drawn to activities that are dangerous, in the line of fire, so to speak. He puts himself on the line. Anger or recklessness could be his downfall.
His decisions are based on the demands of the situation and he is able to take advantage of the right moment. Strongly career oriented, Terry Melcher may have inner conflicts between his professional personal lives.
Terry Melcher has a sense of beauty and a good understanding of art. He enjoys beautiful things and has the ability to put his feelings into words. There is a light-hearted way about Terry Melcher, and he has a tendency to emulate the momentary ideals of beauty.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars in Taurus
Mars in 12th house
MC Conjunct Sun
MC Conjunct Mercury
Moon Square MC
Mars Square MC
MC Conjunct Moon/Mars
MC Conjunct Mercury/Venus