So, where do we start with The Fool? Is he a fool, or simply someone who is stepping into a new adventure? Waite gives the following interpretations, ie folly, mania, extravagance, intoxication, delirium, frenzy, bewrayment. Reversed – negligence, absence, distribution, carelessness, apathy, nullity, vanity, but I would like to look at the imagery of the […]
And today’s card is The Magician. How fitting for early on a Monday morning (I’ll explain below). Waite gives the following in relation to his meanings for this card: Skill, diplomacy, address, subtlety; sickness, pain, loss, disaster, snares of enemies; self-confidence, will; the Querent, if male. Reversed – physician, Magus, mental disease, disgrace, disquiet. You […]
Attraction, love, beauty, trials overcome. Reversed – failure, foolish designs. Another account speaks of marriage frustrated and contrarieties of all kinds.
Equity, rightness, probity, executive; triumph of the deserving side in law. Reversed – law in all its departments, legal complications, bigotry, bias, excessive severity.
There is actually very little to say about The Star, as its meaning is nearly always of that of hope. Waite describes the meaning for this card as: Loss, theft, privation, abandonment; another reading says-hope and bright prospects. Reversed – arrogance, haughtiness, impotence. Of course, all the above, being loss, theft, privation, etc, lead one […]