She is very sensitive, cautious, and shy about showing others her feelings. Though she may love and care for someone a great deal, Vanessa Redgrave rarely expresses her feelings openly and freely. Very often Redgrave's love for someone is expressed by her wish to help her, do something tangible to benefit her or serve her in some way.
It is also difficult for her to receive warmth, affection or appreciation, for she often feels that she does not really deserve it or that "they do not really mean it". Redgrave may therefore come across as rather cool and aloof - much more so than she feels.
A deeply ingrained critical attitude often makes Vanessa difficult to live with. Vanessa Redgrave needs to learn to be gentler and less of a perfectionist with others and with herself.
She is likely to be a great collector of things - a real pack rat in fact - for her belongings give Vanessa Redgrave a sense of security and continuity with the past, which is important to her. Antiques or things with sentimental value from Vanessa's past are especially dear to her.
Vanessa Redgrave may also cling rather tightly to money and possessions, keeping them "in the family" rather than sharing freely with those outside of her immediate circle.
She needs love, affection, nurturing and enjoys being pampered - all of which is fine, as long as Vanessa Redgrave is willing to give as well as receive the attention and "babying". Vanessa has a rather childish dependency on loved ones, which can make her cling to them, or be very uncomfortable with any conflict that could conceivably lead to separation. Creating a loving family is certainly a challenge for Vanessa - one that can be enormously satisfying if she can achieve it, and a source of great sadness if she cannot.
Vanessa has very deep feelings and profound attachments to people she cares about. Her relationships to her mother, sisters, daughters, and other females in her life are apt to be incredibly close and intense. Vanessa Redgrave may be easily manipulated too, when it comes to one of these important relationships, because she is so emotionally invested in it.
Tremendously softhearted and sympathetic, Vanessa Redgrave gives very selflessly and devotedly to those she loves and often allows others to become overly dependent upon her. More compassionate than passionate, Vanessa Redgrave may become romantically involved with a person because she or she expresses a need for love, rather than out of mutual pleasure or attraction.
She is drawn to sensitive, imaginative, gentle souls - poets, musicians, dreamers - or to someone Vanessa feels she can have a deep spiritual relationship with. Vanessa Redgrave idealizes love and has a very beautiful, romantic vision of what love relationships can be.
Vanessa Redgrave craves very intense, deep, emotional relationships, and would even prefer stormy, tumultuous relationships to ones that are smooth but lacking vitality and passion. Vanessa loves wholeheartedly and expects all-consuming, total devotion and attention from her partner. Casual, light relationships hold no appeal for Redgrave.
Vanessa Redgrave loves deeply, passionately and wholeheartedly, and others may find her intensity either extremely attractive or threatening. She is charismatic and can have a powerful emotional impact on others, especially those of the opposite sex. Redgrave may use her attractiveness to manipulate others, sometimes without even realizing it.
Others are drawn to Redgrave because of her affable, social and appealing disposition, and she is likely to have many pleasant and friendly relationships. Vanessa Redgrave also has strong artistic inclinations and may consider a creative field as a profession or hobby.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Virgo
Moon in 2nd house
Moon Opposition Venus
Moon Sextile Pluto
Venus in Pisces
Venus in 8th house
Venus Trine Pluto
Venus Conjunct Sun/MC