The Ascendant represents behavior in the eyes of others and also partially health. It expresses the way the subject acts in the world. It is the image of the personality seen by others and the external attitude of the subject. It is in analogy with Aries, and therefore with Mars, and secondarily with the Sun. It is an angular and very important House, the most important with the Midheaven, probably a little more because of its link with physical health.

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Your natural energy often pushes you to desire the first place wherever you come, and without the strange sympathy that emanates from you, some might sometimes find you arrogant. Dark head forward obviously does not have only advantages. By dint of courage and movement, you can also bang and brutally doubt. Suddenly, all your courage, your righteousness, your enthusiasm and your frankness can turn into a certain aggressiveness, a revolt and a vulnerability that nobody would have suspected before. Fortunately, your instinctive and battling side but also your particularly abundant energy will not leave you without resources for a long time and the sacred fire flowing in your veins will put you back on the saddle for new cavalcades to conquer ambitious, glorious and risky goals.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are courageous, frank, enthusiastic, dynamic, very fast, extroverted, direct, demonstrative, warm, impulsive, adventurous, fearless, warlike, competitive, but you can also sometimes be naive, domineering, egocentric, impatient, reckless, unconscious, blundering, infantile, angry, reckless or primary.

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Peace, joie de vivre, sensuality are essential for you: you are a simple and calm nature. Your happiness is achieved easily because, far from any competitive spirit, your relaxation and your practical sense will take you where you will be happy, even if you are not the first, even if you are in no hurry. The important thing is to build, patiently, with obstinacy. Anyway, the lasting efforts you make can not be broken by the pitfalls that you may encounter as they are constant and powerful. Sweet, slow to think, once you have decided on the right direction you need to take, nothing and no one will ever be able to change your mind. You hate change in general, and once you've had to make the few important decisions yourself in life, you're on track!

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are faithful, consistent, solid, patient, enduring, persevering, strong, attached, sensual, stable, concrete, realistic, regular, loyal, robust, constructive, tenacious, have an important need for security, but you can also sometimes be stubborn, rigid, possessive, resentful, materialistic, frozen, static or slow.

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So mobile, you are everywhere you are not expected. Your curiosity and alertness are insatiable: you spend your time asking questions and answering questions. Your mind is constantly boiling, moving from one subject to another, solving problems, accumulating anecdotes and knowledge over a short period of time. Your mobility, essentially mental, takes you very far and makes your daily life a mosaic of intense and pleasant moments, without there necessarily being any correlation between them: as long as it moves, that you can make your neurons work and you meet people, everything is fine!

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are nervous, expressive, lively, adaptable, mobile-minded, humorous, bubbly, playful, sociable, clever, curious, whimsical, independent, all-rounder, intellectual, flexible, ingenious, whimsical, imaginative, charming, cerebral, but you can be as capricious, scattered, whimsical, superficial, indiscreet, opportunistic, careless, selfish, fragile, ironic or changeable.

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You are of a dreamy nature, turned towards the nostalgia of the past, towards the mother, towards the family: all in instinct, while protecting or defending your being vis-à-vis the outside world. You have a rich inner life, a fertile imagination even infinite, a propensity to avoid unnecessary risk, to seek security by revealing you only when confidence is there, a nostalgia for the past for the feeling of well-being that he reminds you.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that in the eyes of others, you are emotional, sentimental, peaceful, imaginative, sensitive, faithful, resilient, protective, vulnerable, generous, romantic, tender, poet, paternal or maternal, dreamer, indolent, greedy, devoted, but you can also be fearful, unrealistic, fleeing, passive, susceptible, anxious, dependent, stubborn, moody, old-fashioned, lazy, heavy, homebody or hermetic.

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You are of a powerful and confident nature, you are a leader whose strength and nobility naturally bring to your surroundings a respect and a desire to stand at your side, without the slightest doubt being able to intervene on your legitimacy. Your sense of command, the honor that consistently reflects your personality, your prestige and your charisma, all this inevitably brings you the spotlight wherever you arrive.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are proud, determined, willful, loyal, solemn, generous, ambitious, brave, heroic, full of vitality, creative, confident, seductive, happy, daring , proud, majestic, upright, magnanimous, charismatic, responsible, noble, brilliant, radiant, theatrical, affectionate, humorous, demonstrative, conquering, but you can also be domineering, vain, susceptible, authoritarian, stubborn, intolerant, egocentric , angry, violent, nonchalant.

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You are nervous, secondary. You favor reflection as a prerequisite for action, consider all eventualities and possible reactions as soon as an event occurs, try systematically to adapt the best answer to the situation. Perfectionist above all, you never stop optimizing things, whether in the professional and practical field or in the fields of aesthetics and pleasure. You refuse spontaneity and consider that the requirement of the best is the least of things to take full advantage of life and go further, even if it is to the detriment of the instinct and the brutal force that is associated with it. The mind intervenes before the physical, before the feelings: it is one of the essential keys to understand you.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that in the eyes of others, you are cerebral, insightful, in love with detail and numbers, analytical, serious, competent, fussy, reasonable, modest, sensible, orderly, organized, clean, applied, predicting, honest, faithful, reserved, shy, helpful, eager to progress, sometimes talkative, perfectionist, logical, hardworking, discreet, patient, accurate, concrete, spiritual, but you can be as narrow-minded, calculator annoying, petty, fussy, stuck, anguished, cold, repressed or caustic.

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You are of a sanguine and communicative nature or of a nervous and introverted nature. You are delicate, charming, know how to adapt easily in society, in particular by your perpetual search for compromise. It is for this reason that sometimes you can appear hesitant and weak, not daring to assert your opinion. You prefer to act as a factor of understanding, of gathering, of equity even if it is to the detriment of your own individual affirmation. You hate violence and act with all your might to pacify things, round off angles, adapt flexibly and charmingly to the situation.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that in the eyes of others, you are sentimental, charming, polite, delicate, refined, loyal, pacifist, fair, distinguished, light, romantic, cultured, airy, sympathetic, neat, perfectionist, considerate, gentle, calm, orderly, mundane, artist, esthete, tolerant, indulgent, sociable, seductive, elegant, kind, respectful, balanced, but you can be as hesitant, weak, reluctant, egotistical, fragile, indecisive, timid, indolent cold or even insensitive.

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You are of a bilious nature constituted of aggressive impulses pushing to the transformation of your being and the situation in which you are. As if it were a permanent struggle to assert yourself, you can not help but probe the other with a pique, not with malice but just to know it better; the life and the feeling of existing for you are apprehended by the revolt, the tension, the impulse to provoke to better know the other by the reaction that it will have. Lying with this kind of aggressive attitude that looks like a sneaky inquisition, you are often strangely silent, introverted and secretive, dwelling on your tumultuous thoughts in the depths of your mind, leaving others puzzled or astonished by this somewhat singular behavior.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others you are secretive, powerful, domineering, resistant, intuitive, assertive, charismatic, magnetic, willful, bold, insightful, passionate, creative, independent, vigorous, generous, loyal, hardworking, persevering, indomitable, possessive, cunning, obstinate, ambitious, instinctive, tenacious, sexual, sexy, proud, intense, competitive, but you can be as aggressive, destructive, stubborn, anxious, tyrannical, perverse, sadistic, violent, egocentric, complex, critical, cruel, nasty, hard, jealous, calculator, vulnerable, concealing.

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You are of an extroverted and independent nature, turned towards the values ​​of expansion and sociability with a soul of leader, energetic and active, perfectly integrated in the collective life by your charisma and your spirit. Indeed, you are always in action, creating challenges and realizing them in stride. It is difficult to follow you, as your passion and your independent spirit constantly push you further and higher.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are charismatic, fiery, energetic, sympathetic, benevolent, orderly, jovial, optimistic, extrovert, funny, direct, demonstrative, charmer, independent, adventurer, outspoken bold, adaptable, fascinating, interesting, enterprising, sociable, expansive, exuberant, freedom-loving, but you can be as angry, egotistical, authoritarian, inconstant, unfaithful, brutal, unreliable, unconscious, tactless, or unkind.

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You are of an introverted and cold nature, completely controlled and phlegmatic, at least for the appearance you invariably give. Seeming non-emotional and austere, you actually mull over the strategies or reactions you create in response to the environment. Slow but very thoughtful, solid and balanced, as dry as you are cold, you put all the power of your character at the service of your immense and long-term ambition or your detachment from earthly things to turn you towards spiritual values. Your personality is often charming and sweet, as if your carapace that had been so thickly built during childhood had kept intact the purity and warmth of the soul imprisoned in it.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others, you are serious, cold, disciplined, patient, focused, thoughtful, ambitious, dry, indomitable, cautious, lucid, stubborn, predicting, dense, stable, introverted, severe, willful, hardworking, hardworking, responsible, perseverant, honest, realistic, faithful, reserved, solved, moralistic, quiet, rigorous, attached, dependable, but you can be as withdrawn, calculator, petty, cruel, unsympathetic, ruthless, selfish, dull, rigid, slow or skeptical.

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You are particularly sensitive to the values of friendship, you perceive yourself as a link in a chain, different and original of course, but whose purpose is not to increase your ego and assert yourself individually but to immerse yourself in your friendly contacts and your participation in the projects and ideals of the entire human community.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior shows that, in the eyes of others, you are idealistic, altruistic, detached, independent, original, surprising, talented, contradictory, innovative, humanistic, friendly, friendly, confident, impassive, calm, intuitive, creative, charitable, elusive, confusing, generous, tolerant, paradoxical, not constraining, but you can also be marginal, resigned, distant, utopian, unsuitable, eccentric and cold.

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You are of an adaptive and receptive nature: you ingest and annul any form of differentiation in front of you. With you, there can be no opposition, no conflict, no individual reaction; there is only fusion, non-separation, perpetual and mobile spread of the self in a sort of vague but vast impression of communion with the environment. It is the absolute reign of feeling and emotions on the intellect and its separative reason.

With such an Ascendant, your behavior reveals that, in the eyes of others you are emotional, sensitive, dedicated, adaptable, lovable, elated, compassionate, romantic, imaginative, flexible, opportunistic, intuitive, unclassifiable, irrational, seductive, placid , secretive, introverted, pleasant, artist, charmer but, you can also be indecisive, moody, passive, fleeing reality, confused, wicked, lazy, stunned, vulnerable, unpredictable and gullible.

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To be continued: Midheaven Signs Signification

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