Warm, loving and generous in her relationships, Zola Budd inspires tremendous devotion and loyalty in her loved ones. This is good, since she would never settle for anything less! Zola wants to be adored and worshipped like the royalty she feels she is, and it is difficult for anyone to resist the warmth and attention Budd lavishes on those she cares about. Zola Budd has a great deal of pride and needs to be recognized and appreciated. The way to really hurt her feelings is to ignore her. She is genuine, sincere, and has a strong sense of personal integrity. Zola Budd hates emotional games and dishonesty.
She is emotionally expressive and often dramatizes her feelings, acting them out or blowing them out of proportion. Zola Budd cannot hide her instinctive emotional reactions to people or situations, and she does not make any pretenses about her personal sympathies or antipathies.
Zola Budd has a childlike openness and playfulness which is very appealing to others, but which sometimes gets her into trouble, as Zola takes risks on impulse or whim.
She is a dreamer who is attracted to the inner, mystical side of life, and may have trouble distinguishing the real from the imagined or illusory. Zola does not enjoy confrontation and becomes very evasive when problems in her personal life or relationships arise, and escapes into her imagination in order to avoid dealing with them directly. She is also rather gullible and naive about people, especially if her sympathy has been aroused. Zola Budd is very sensitive to music and can use it to achieve emotional balance and harmony.
Her love feelings and desires are easily aroused but she may find it difficult to sustain her romantic interest in relationships after the initial, exciting "chase and conquest". Zola Budd enjoys a dynamic partner with a strong independent streak, and she does not like things to become too peaceful or predictable in the love arena. Zola wants to see sparks fly once in awhile, even if it means instigating a fight.
Budd is very much aware of her personal appearance, attractiveness, and charm, and she can be rather narcissistic. On the other hand, Zola Budd is concerned with getting along with others and she has a pleasing, agreeable manner that people find quite appealing. Zola uses tact or charm to get what she wants rather than intense effort or force. Her desire for love and affection colors everything Zola Budd does.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Leo
Moon in 5th house
Moon Square Neptune
Venus in Aries
Venus in 1st house