Horoscope

IF YOUR BIRTHDAY IS

SUNDAY: Set lofty goals, and the year ahead will turn out to be an extremely favorable period, with lots of exciting developments taking place once you begin to vigorously pursue them. It could be one of your more successful years.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Those very persons you have felt compelled to please lately will perform a role reversal and feel the need to please you now. It'll be based on reciprocation.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — There is a time for sowing and a time for reaping, and this is a day when life could play itself out. Things will come your way from those to whom you were so kind in the past.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Some exciting developments concerning your social life could be in the offing. Both old and new friends will be inviting you to share in numerous fun things.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Without realizing it, you might begin to elevate your sights concerning some ambitious objectives. Once you do, things will quickly take on lives of their own.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) — While high hopes are stirring within you, this is the time to make future plans that can better your lifestyle and/or achieve that big something you desire in life.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — That daring move, maneuver or adjustment in your career should be contemplated now while good things are occurring in your life. Success is indicated now that the trends are favorable.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Both you and your spouse might be required to make two different but significant decisions about future plans. Fortunately, they won't interfere with each other's desires.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) — A good friend who sees something that could benefit you and your lifestyle might make a suggestion. Even if it sounds strange, it is worthy of much consideration.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — This is an excellent day to take some time and sort things out, especially if things have been a bit hectic for you lately. Whatever you decide will get you back on track.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Get those self-doubts out of your mind, and keep them from intimidating you. If you think win, you'll give yourself plenty of chances to produce the desired end results.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — It's one of those rare days when you are likely to say all the right things at the right time to the right people who can create successful future events for you. Don't hesitate to let your thoughts be known.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — You're in a significant cycle where some exceptionally good things could happen with regard to your financial or material needs. Act on your common sense, and watch what happens.

IF YOUR BIRTHDAY IS

MONDAY: The year ahead could see you realize many outstanding achievements and yet, simultaneously, experience some disappointments. Make the most of the good you do, and minimize your frustrations.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — A friend to whom you've been most kind tends to think of you and your resources as belonging to him or her. This manipulator might carry things a bit too far, if you're not careful.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Verbal commitments could be of small value, so if you're negotiating something important, regardless of who the person is, get things in writing.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Someone you've gone out of your way to help numerous times might deliberately look the other way when you reach out for help. Chalk it up to experience, and let it be a lesson to you.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Although you will do nothing wrong, this could be one of those days when supportive friends might side against you. If you see this unfolding, don't try to fight city hall.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) — If you take it upon yourself to champion an unpopular cause, you will find yourself standing all alone. It doesn't mean you're wrong, but it would be smart not to say anything further.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — There's a chance a so-called friend hasn't been forthright and is simply using you. If you're smart, you'll have nothing more to do with this person.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — If you believe you are getting a raw deal in a business arrangement, don't be silent. Speak up, and demand your rights. If you don't, no one else will do it for you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) — This might be one of those days when partnering with another can be more of a hindrance than a help, especially if you hold divergent opinions. To be effective, your aims must be in harmony.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Just because you were previously able to get another to take on a responsibility of yours, don't depend on getting him or her to do so again. This person has wised up and won't be carrying your water anymore.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — When dealing with friends, try not to get involved in a competitive sport or development of any kind. It might start out as fun and then, as a winner emerges, take on resentful overtones.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Your judgment in competitive situations might not be up to par, so don't get yourself in too deeply. You may think you have the winning cards, but when you go to play the hand, you could be trumped.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — As long as everyone is in agreement, relationships will run smoothly. However, if a dispute arises, there will be no winners, only anger over the other not seeing things the same.