Daily horoscopes: February 16, 2017


(March 20 – April 19):

You’re surprised to learn that the person you’ve been schmoozing with hails from the enemy camp. Don’t retreat. S/he is looking to defect.


(April 20 – May 20):

Let go of the old rules and expectations because the game changes with every passing day. Be open to developments as they unfold and you come out ahead.


(May 21 – June 20):

If you’re going to cut your losses then do it now while there’s still something to salvage. Wait any longer and it will just be lose-lose.


(June 21 – July 21):

You’re wasting too much time and energy looking for guarantees that aren’t there. Besides you don’t need them to get what you want.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

You can see both sides of an argument, but can only support one. Go with whom you truly believe is right in your heart of hearts.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

You’re always there to lend a hand, but do you give people a chance to show their appreciation? Ask and ye shall receive.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

Pass on the offer because you don’t want to sign on for anything where somebody else has complete say. It may look cushy, but a golden cage is still a cage.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

You may be ready to patch up differences, but the other side isn’t. You have to work with other people’s emotional timetables now so be patient.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

Be good to yourself because you’re in a vulnerable place. Whether you’re getting over a sports injury or a bruised ego, you need to take it easy.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

You’ve dragged your feet every step of the way, but now that you’re here at the plate you’re ready to go to bat.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

Are you trying to keep up with the Joneses or are the Joneses trying to keep up with you? Call a truce before everyone goes bust.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

Putting yourself first doesn’t come naturally when you’re born under selfless Pisces; but the sooner you start, the sooner you’ll get used to it.