Often one of the first things to come to mind when we see the Two of Cups in a reading is love. This is the card of friendship, partnership, and love. This is two compatible people sharing their love for one another. There is mutual respect and affection here.
Aces represent opportunities. They are the seeds of potential. The suit of the Ace will tell you where in your life this opportunity lies. Cups represent Water energy. They tell us about emotions, intuition, and spiritual, inner life. This is your heart and emotions overflowing. Joy and happiness surround you and fill your life. This is nourishment of your heart and soul.
This is someone with great leadership skills. They’re charismatic and extroverted, with a strong personality. They’re creative, passionate, and generous. When the King of Wands appears in your reading, you’ll embody these traits, at least for the time being, or it may be that someone like this King is going to have more impact on your life at this time. Unless you’re certain that this King represents someone else in your life, consider each of his qualities carefully and consider how you might apply these to the situation you’re reading about. It’s likely that this King’s personality and outlook is what you need most in your life right now.
The Queen of Wands embodies a mature Fire energy. This is someone attractive, warm, kind, generous, optimistic, confident, full of energy, creative, organized, and ambitious, who gets on well with others and is well-liked. When you see this Queen in a reading, someone like this Queen may be about to have an impact on your life, or it may also be you that will embody the characteristics of this Queen. This Queen’s traits and characteristics may be just the qualities you need to deal with the situation you’re reading about.
This Knight is the embodiment of pure Fire energy. This is someone dynamic, optimistic, courageous, enthusiastic, charming, confident, competitive, driven (especially when it comes to their career), and extroverted. They’re creative, full of new ideas, quick to make decisions and quick to act on those decisions. These are all attractive qualities in a person, but of course this Knight also embodies the less attractive qualities of a Fire personality.
The Page of Wands is youthful, enthusiastic, energetic, and free-spirited. This is somebody who is optimistic about the future and believes that they can achieve anything they set their mind to. To further understand this Page’s traits and characteristics, just think about the element of Fire – passionate, energetic, creative, motivated, competitive, highly emotional.
When the Ten of Wands appears in a reading, the burden you’re shouldering is quite often responsibilities you’ve taken on for other people. People that are close to you see that you’re capable and strong, and they pass their responsibilities to you, knowing that you’ll make sure that everything is looked after and completed. Sometimes it almost feels as if you’re too good at what you do. People have come to rely on you because you ‘can’.
Life has been tough for you lately. You’ve had to deal with setback after setback. But you’re not someone who’ll be kept down. When the going was tough, you kept going. This strength of character serves you well. You have the strength and resilience to stand your ground. You might be surprised at just how strong you really are.
Expect things to move quickly when you see the Eight of Wands in a reading. Don’t hesitate. Take advantage of the increased energy and activity surrounding you. This will be a productive time for you. Don’t let the opportunity pass you by. We see that the wands are going to land on the ground soon. This is an indication that you’re fast approaching your goal. You’re about to achieve whatever it is you’ve been aiming for. This phase is about to end
Your position is being challenged. People have seen your success and they want to drag you down. They want what you have. Rest assured though, you’re more than capable of defending your position. You may feel pressured and under attack from all sides, but you will stand your ground and hold your own. You have what it takes to face off your opponents.