Last Word In Astrology For February 16, 2019

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: The Weeknd, 29; Elizabeth Olsen, 30; Mahershala Ali, 45; Ice-T, 61.

Happy Birthday: Choose wisely. Look at what you can do, and surround yourself with people who can help. Use intelligence, innovation and charm to get others to see things your way. You can get ahead if you offer something in return for what you want. This is a year of give-and-take and collaboration, so don't downplay what others have to offer. Your numbers are 6, 14, 22, 27, 35, 41, 45.

Birthday Baby: You are benevolent, nurturing and friendly. You are unique and intuitive.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Don't be tricked into doing something that isn't in your best interest. Listen to what's being said or offered and dissect the information carefully. You'll come up with a plan that will allow you the freedom to do as you please. 2 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): If you want something, go after it. What you get out of life is what you put in and take out. Now is not the time to back down. Stand up, be counted and make your ideas and plans known. 4 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Listen carefully. Someone will exaggerate the truth or upset you with information that can damage your relationship with someone you care about. Be direct, and put an end to anyone trying to meddle in your personal affairs. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Just do what comes naturally. You've got the wisdom and insight to get what you want, so don't waste time hemming and hawing. Put your plans in motion and say what's on your mind, and you will get your way. Romance is encouraged. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Follow your heart. Get involved in something that can help you bring about change in your professional life. Attend a lecture or trade show, or touch base with someone who can offer you sound advice regarding how best to move forward. 3 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Make plans to do something with someone you love. You can build a closer relationship by being willing to share and to try new things. Romance is in the stars. It's time to enjoy life and to live in the moment. 5 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look at what's going on and make choices. You may not get approval from everyone influenced by the decisions you make, but you do have to be able to live the way you want. Make suggestions and offer incentives. 2 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You will benefit from a change of pace, location and people. Delve into something that will expand your mind and interests, and take the time to share what you discover with someone you love. Romance will improve your personal life. 5 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stick to the truth. Exaggeration will lead to trouble. Focus on personal gains and physical changes that will make you feel and look your best. Inner growth will transpire if you are true to your word and to yourself. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Put more effort into building solid relationships with those you love. Changes at home will encourage you to spend more time nurturing what you've worked so hard to acquire. Love and romance should be priorities. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take the plunge and do something that excites you but doesn't break your budget. A change will do you good and help you recognize what you really want out of life and important relationships. Don't be afraid to share your thoughts. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Care more about what you can do for others; you will get plenty in return. Being open about your feelings will help you earn respect and honesty. Practice moderation; everything else will fall into place. 5 stars

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