Even-tempered and peace loving, he is not easily ruffled and is rarely given to emotional displays. Ian Anderson has a calming effect on more high-strung or volatile people, and an emotional steadiness that others find soothing. Though gentle and not easily provoked, Anderson is tremendously stubborn and resists any change that requires an emotional adjustment, such as changes in his home life or marriage.
Ian Anderson seeks security and loyalty in love relationships, is extremely devoted to his loved ones and provides a warm, nurturing atmosphere for them. However, Anderson tends to cling to others and prevent them from changing.
A great deal of physical affection, closeness and touching is crucial to Ian's well-being, and he has a tendency to overindulge in sensual comforts and pleasures. At times Ian Anderson substitutes food for emotional comfort and love.
Ian Anderson may have done extensive traveling in his early years, or in some way had a background which enables him to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Anderson has a craving for things which are far away and foreign or for things he has never experienced before. Ian Anderson wants to completely immerse himself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply have facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally, too, Ian is restless and something of a wanderer.
Gregarious and fun loving, he is always out to have a good time. Ian Anderson tends to "play now, pay later" and is prone to overspend, overeat, drink too much, and in general overdo, and even more so when in the company of others. It is hard for Ian Anderson to say no, especially when Anderson's emotions or appetites are involved. Generous to a fault, he is likely to be very free both with money and with affection.
Warmhearted and generous in love relationships, Ian Anderson cannot tolerate pettiness or stinginess in his partner. Ian wants a hero to idolize and adore, someone to wholeheartedly admire and be proud of. Ian Anderson is tremendously loyal and devoted once he gives his heart to someone.
Ian Anderson craves love, appreciation and attention from others and hates to be ignored. He is rather susceptible to flattery and loves to feel special. Anderson enjoys a touch of drama and color in his love relationships and he is impressed by grand romantic gestures or extravagant expressions of generosity.
Ian Anderson often hides his affection, or finds his feelings difficult to express or get across to the person he loves. Being openly affectionate and trusting often does not seem safe to Ian. He may feel his love will not be appreciated or reciprocated. Ian Anderson may get involved in secret love relationships or fall in love with a person who is quite unavailable to him. Love and sacrifice often seem to go hand in hand for Ian Anderson - having to give something up to be with the one he loves, or having to relinquish some person or some aspect of an important love relationship.
Intimacy does not come easily to Ian Anderson and he may appear cold or unfeeling to others due to his emotional reserve and caution. Perhaps due to painful relationships and separations in his early life, Anderson does not trust others very easily and it takes a long time to break down all of his barriers and defenses. He may feel that he has few friends or people that really care about him. Ian Anderson needs to learn to value and love himself more and to express his appreciation for others more openly.
Ian Anderson has a rich, colorful, dreamy imagination and a refined sense of beauty. Involvement in the arts, or with artistic, sensitive, or spiritually inclined people is very satisfying to him. In his friendships and romantic relationships, Anderson tends to be unselfish, giving, and forgiving. Ian Anderson might enjoy joining with others for charitable events or social service.
Ian has deep, compelling love feelings that seem irresistible and often irrational. His love relationships are very passionate and intense, and Anderson experiences both agony and ecstasy in love. Ian Anderson is always profoundly changed by his love experiences, though this change may stem from painful and difficult confrontations or separations. He is somewhat emotionally fanatic about things he cares about.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Taurus
Moon in 9th house
Moon Opposition Jupiter
Venus in Leo
Venus in 12th house
Venus Conjunct Saturn
Venus Sextile Neptune
Venus Conjunct Pluto