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Weight Loss Tarot Journal - 9 of Water (Cups) - Osho Zen Tarot

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November 9, 2019
Tell me something to watch out for when in the car today.

9 of Water (Cups)


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Being in the car alone can be a dangerous time for me. For so long I would stop and get a bag of my favorite candy to eat in the car while on my way to wherever I was going. Now, whenever I get into the car, I start to think about that candy. It’s like I have programmed the car to the candy and my body responds accordingly. I need to break this habit! I was out in the car yesterday and, although I didn’t give in to the candy’s siren song, I have to go out again today and am concerned about resisting that call for a second day.

9 of Water (Cups) - keyword - laziness. I have never been a fan of this image of the 9 of Cups, but today it fits. This is a card of having our wishes fulfilled and here we see what has happened to this person once his wishes came true. Self-satisfied laziness has seeped into his life. He no longer strives, has neglected his defenses and is resting on his laurels. Sitting in the sun, indulging all his desires, he has ‘arrived.’ He feels life is good but he doesn’t notice the cracks in the ice (or glass) on which he rests. He takes everything for granted these days and his lack of attention is going to lead to his downfall.

How this applies to me… Even though this has been a good week for staying on my right path and resisting temptation, I shouldn’t think I’ve arrived. Don’t let my guard down. Be alert to candy’s sneaky calls - and my rationalizations about why it might be alright to let it in, JUST THIS TIME. (Danger, Will Robinson!)  Stay aware of how easily my resolve can crack beneath me and lead to my fall.

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Comments always welcome and appreciated. ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒฟ 


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