Imitation, as, for example, sham fight, but also the strenuous competition and struggle of the search after riches and fortune. In this sense it connects with the battle of life. Hence some attributions say that it is a card of gold, gain, opulence. Reversed – litigation, disputes, trickery, contradiction.
Today’s card is the Five of Cups. As usual, we’ll start with Waite’s view on the card: It is a card of loss, but something remains over; three have been taken, but two are left; it is a card of inheritance, patrimony, transmission, but not corresponding to expectations; with some interpreters it is a card […]
Degradation, destruction, revocation, infamy, dishonour, loss, with the variants and analogues of these. Reversed – the same; burial and obsequies.
This morning we have the Five of Pentacles. As you can see, the card does not depict a happy scene, with two bedraggled figures outside what looks to be a church; the woman barefoot and the man with crutches. Whatever the scenario, they are not in a good place. Waite’s description of this card is: This […]