Venus is the planet that rules love, beauty, and art, and it
rules your sense of esthetics, what you consider beautiful, your artistic
abilities, and your physical attractiveness. Venus also rules one-on-one
relationships, both business and personal ones. If you have Venus in Cancer in
your birth chart, your love is deep, emotional, and your source of life. Here
are other characteristics this aspect may present:
You are deeply patriotic and love
your country. You honor those who serve in the military and find national holidays
sacred. Your sense of self is derived from your home and country, and if you’re
an artist, you might express yourself in ways that make your home more
comfortable and safe for everyone.
You believe in love till death do
you part. Once you find your life partner, you are committed forever, and
nothing can break that bond. Even if you are unhappy, you will not leave your
marriage but will stick it out doing everything in your power to make the
relationship work. Your devotion is consistent and unwavering.
You have strong feelings are and need to
feel a powerful connection in order to bond with your mate. You desire to be so
close that you don’t need language to communicate. You are capable of intuiting
your partner’s desires and would like the same in return. You enjoy physical
closeness and connection and often demonstrate affection.
You express love by nurturing your partner.
You prepare meals, purchase favorite snacks, play favorite songs, and do things
you know your partner will appreciate. This is a function of your love and not
at all difficult for you to do. Your way of caring for your partner is very parental.
Conventional and Conservative
You have a tendency to be
conventional in your thinking about masculine and feminine roles. If you are a man,
you prefer to be the breadwinner and for your partner to be home or have a job
that is historically reserved for women, such as a teacher or nurse. If you are
a woman, you enjoy traditional gender roles, and are content performing
old-fashioned woman’s activities without resistance.