Rising Sign: Also called Ascendant or the First House Cusp: Intense, magnetic, quiet and secretive, vindictive, tenacious and reclusive.
Personality Traits of Scorpio: Our many happy returns for those of you who are born under the sign of Scorpio – probably one of the most misunderstood signs of the Zodiac. This deep and quietly tenacious sign is ruled by the planet Pluto and has two symbols that best represent it. The most common one i.e. the scorpion reflects the vindictive nature of this sign but the eagle symbolizes the soaring heights sought by this Sun sign group.
Even the vindictive quality can be sublimated into research and getting to the bottom of anything if it is understood properly. Scorpios are some of the best friends you could have, but do not cross them as they neither forget nor forgive easily! In love, especially if Venus is in Scorpio, they like to have long-term relationships and have difficulty coping with breakups because they get so deeply involved.
Scorpios need to be more moderate, not to take things too personally and so intensely, and to travel away from their environment from time to time to gain some objectivity.
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