Keywords: exuberance, energy, optimism
Frequency: Once every two years. Duration: 20 Days (half deg. per day average)
We wake up chomping at the bit and can't wait to get started. We grab the football and run far down the field before we realize no one else can keep up. Difficult as it is, we need to pace ourselves.
With this can-do attitude, we can easily take on more than we can actually handle. Were full of energy, exuberant and enthusiastic. Problem is, while were surging, we dont realize that the energy will soon drain away, only to surge again. Thats the scoop for the two weeks or so that this transit lasts. Vigorous exercise is crucial during this time to provide an outlet for this coltish energy, but don't overexert or overextend yourself. Sports and athletics are exciting to watch now, not least because dramatic action on the field could lead to accidents. Its not just our bodies that are stimulated now: Our faith is, too. We may be too quick to get angry on a point of faith or philosophy. Remember, it's a belief, not a fact.