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How America Feels About Sen. Kamala Harris as the Democratic VP Pick - The Empress - Ace of Swords - Tarot Grand Luxe

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August 12, 2020

How America feels about Sen. Kamala Harris as the Democratic VP pick

The Empress

Foundation Card - Ace of Swords

Deck used - Tarot Grand Luxe

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Democratic Presidential Candidate, Joe Biden, made his historic choice of a running mate known yesterday and there was much rejoicing in the land - including at my house. 

Sen. Kamala Harris is a perfect fit as his partner and for the Vice Presidential office. I and many others felt a shift in momentum with the announcement. A change is coming and I hold much hope that this team’s leadership will be able to turn the USA around in positive ways.

This morning I felt a desire to pull cards to see how America is feeling about this formidable team. And, while I realize not everyone is as pleased with the ticket as I am, I still felt drawn to phrase the question as I did.

The Empress

The hallmark meaning of this card is fertile growth and abundance. That is so appropriate for this question and our national situation. Those of us who hold our nation’s ideals in honor have been heartbroken to see those in power - who should be upholding those ideals - tromp on them unabated. Their callous disregard for the law, caring for their fellow citizens, or even their own personal honor - not to mention the honor of our nation - has been hard to watch and heart wrenching to experience. The incredulity that such a thing can be happening here has led to a deep and broad sadness in our citizens. And a growing anger. 

The Empress shows us a new flowering is coming. I feel an inherent sigh of relief with this card showing up here. America is hoping for this to happen and sees this ticket as a way to make it so. I think most of our citizens are going to be very supportive of both the people on this ticket.

Ace of Swords
(foundation card)

I grew up a child of the ‘50s and absorbed all the messages of good behavior, honesty, fairness, patriotism. I was also a child in a military family and the ideals of patriotism, sacrifice and personal honor became a part of my cultural DNA. From the very first time I saw the image on this Ace of Swords, the eagle at the top spoke to me of our nation and the words from my beloved childhood Superman  TV show; “Truth, justice and the American Way.”  That phrase always runs through my mind when this card appears. I believe it to my core and my heroes always embody it. Our current president and his henchmen do not embody any of it. That, in itself, is deeply distressing to me.

The foundation card is the card at the bottom of the deck once it has been shuffled and cut. It reflects the environment within which the question was asked and is usually very accurate.  It certainly is today. This Ace of Swords is an apt representation of what so many of us in America want to see. We want truth and justice to return, to be honored, and not used against us as a cudgel. We want the ideals so important to us personally and as a nation to be fully lived, respected and held in honor as a part of our character. Sen. Harris is herself a warrior in the fight for truth, fairness and justice and, with her on the ticket, I think we can now see that these ideals can and will return - and will come back even better. The turn has started.
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And both of these cards are ‘yes’ cards! 

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Comments always welcome and appreciated. 💚🌿  

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You can read my post about the chances of all the VP picks 
before the choice was made.  
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