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You have a bright and cheerful disposition. Your confidence in whatever you are undertaking is steadfast, and no one can discourage you, but if failure comes, your disappointment is keen. You are fond of music and reading. Your home is very dear to you, and you derive your greatest happiness from it.
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Signs of the Zodiac
The Twins. Ruling planet: Mercury. Element: Air. Quality: The intellect. Ability: Writing and communications. You are the witty communicators of the zodiac. Words trip lightly off your tongue under any and all circumstances. You possess natural gifts for writing and speaking and are often drawn into fields where you can express your abilities.You love being part of your local community, and you can be counted upon to know and pass along most of the current gossip. Friends use you as a resource when seeking information about a particular service or product. Generally positive, you enjoy being cheerful, and you search for the lightness in all things.
This Day in History
1976: Teton Dam in southeastern Idaho collapsed, resulting in a flood that killed 11 and left 30,000 homeless. The flood caused an estimated $1 billion in damages and nearly wiped out the Idaho cattle industry