A card of many significances, and some of the readings cannot be harmonised. I set aside that which connects it with honour and good faith. The chief meaning is oppression simply, but it is also fortune, gain, any kind of success, and then it is the oppression of these things. It is also a card […]
Contentment, repose of the entire heart; the perfection of that state; also perfection of human love and friendship; if with several picture-cards, a person who is taking charge of the Querent’s interests; also the town, village or country inhabited by the Querent. Reversed – repose of the false heart, indignation, violence.
And today, we have the Ten of Swords. Waite’s interpretation of this card is: Whatsoever is intimated by the design; also pain, affliction, tears, sadness, desolation. It is not especially a card of violent death. Reversed – advantage, profit, success, favour, but none of these are permanent; also power and authority. Once again, I deviate […]
The Ten of Pentacles is a hard card to read. Full of complexity. Waite gives this card the following meanings: Gain, riches; family matters, archives, extraction. This card can represent a house or dwelling, the abode of a family, and derives its value from other cards. Reversed – chance, fatality, loss, robbery, games of hazard; […]