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minor arcana: swords

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  • Ace of SwordsAce of Swords: You are ready for war and your weapons are sharp. The card is also about a change of mind.
  • Two of Swords: You are in a tricky situation of conflict and you know that what is happening is not right. Yet, you close your eyes for the sake of peace and collaboration. You do not want and are not interested in seeing the truth. There might also be an inner conflict and you might not be able to make a decision.
  • Three of Swords: You are about to be hurt or betrayed. You will feel sad. You trusted the wrong person. You feel offended. The card can also mean problems with the heart.
  • Four of Swords: There is a problem with your health. There is also lack of support and you are lonely in your bed. You might also need a time for reccuperation after sickness.
  • Five of Swords: You will win this next challenge, but you will win it in the wrong way. This is the card of the criminal, that wins by manipulation and cunning - even if there is a feeling of degradation.
  • Six of Swords: You are in crises in your personal, economical or professional life. This card can also mean that the problems are big and you might consider running away or feeling forced to move to another place, even emigrate.
  • Seven of Swords: You have a secret agenda and a secret plan. You are going behind people's back, betraying them. This can also be the card of the diplomat. If the card represents someone close to you, be carefull as this person might betray you.
  • Eight of Swords: You feel blocked. Your life has stopped and you are in a physical or a mental jail. You are oppressed or feel like you are. It is not easy to get out of this situation.
  • Nine of Swords: You are depressed and you might have dark thoughts. You don't think that you will ever get out of this state of mind. Maybe your situation is very problematic, or you are just experiencing a temporary depression.
  • Ten of Swords: You are about to lose something, be it job or reputation. It is the work of other people that might stab you in the back, without you even knowing it.
  • Page of Swords: You are not a very nice person and you might be perceived as evil or cruel. You might also have some spy around you that might use anything you say against you.
  • Knight of Swords: You are so angry, and you know that you have a good cause. You are ready to fight for what you think is right. The card can also mean gossip, but for the most, this card is about defending with harsh arguments.
  • Queen of Swords: You are an objective woman, probably not married and you are not easy to impress. You are also very hard to manipulate. You are bitter, have no children and you fight the war of life alone. The card can also mean that you will meet some woman working in the legal system or in medicine.
  • King of Swords: You are very objective and you might be perceived as very cold, always working in your own interest, and using people. You might work in the legal system or in the secret police, but this card can also be a very cruel man. If this person is someone in your environment, watch out, as you might get used in one way or another.

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