Metal Snake 1941 and 2001
Metal Snakes are perhaps some of the most willful individuals living. The will stop at nothing to achieve their goals. Metal Snakes are on guard 24-hours a day in order to protect themselves from any failure or possibility of it.
Materialistic by nature they place a great deal of importance on money, but are more concerned with the possessions that wealth can bring. Metal Snakes are known for their stealth. They can enter and exit a room so sharply and so silently that they are often unheard and unseen. Great care must be take with Metal Snakes as they are generous but only in the interest of self gain.
Snakes are beautiful people with tremendous sexual appeal. Sleek and seductive if they want you, if they want you they will have you. Once captivated by a Snake it is hard to stop thinking about them. Snakes are quite prejudiced when choosing a partner and select one based on physical qualities. Snakes need a partner who can appreciate their quirky sense of humor and mad cap approach to life. Though beautiful and tempting to approach, most people wisely choose to allow the Snake to do all the pursuing.
Snakes can be jealous and obsessive about their partner. A bit stand-offish with their loved ones, Snakes choose to hide their emotions rather than confront these feelings and insecurities. If you betray a Snake expect revenge not forgiveness. As with all signs, not everyone can live and be happy with a Snake. The Snakes partner must be patient, and tolerant.
Earth signs will bear Metal, Metal signs will collect Water, Fire Signs will melt Metal and Metal signs will chop Wood
With just these few simple concepts the Metal Snake can seek the partner of their greatest compatibility,
In matters of love Metal Snakes fare best with the Sheep, Ox and Rooster. Avoid the Tiger and Pig.
In short marry a Earth Sheep and avoid the Fire Tiger.
Chinese mythology has a special revered place for snakes. When the Supreme God was handing out assignments to the lesser Gods for the supervision over all the creatures of the earth everyone expressed reservations at being held accountable for the dominion of the snakes. Finally a minor god agreed to watch over snakes and as a reward for his service the Supreme Being offered to the volunteer the supervision of good luck. Accordingly good fortune is directly connected with our attitudes towards the snake.
Ancient Chinese wisdom says a Snake in the house is a good omen because it means your family will not starve. There are many interpretations of this omen. For one the Snake is a great business person and can negotiate fortunate situations. Or it could mean that a Snake would be willing to sacrifice his possessions, something most Snakes have in abundance, in order to pay for his family’s food.
Regardless all stories are representative of the Snake’s character and the measure of the value the Snake puts on his material wealth.
Snakes are keen and cunning, quite intelligent and wise.
Though the starting day of the year may vary the majority of people born in the years 1905, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989 and 2001 are Snakes.
The Snake is intuitive, introspective, refined and more collected than any of the other Animal Signs. Usually attractive people they take crisis with ease and rarely become flustered. Graceful people, they are exciting and dark at the same time.
Always contemplative and private, the Snake is never outwardly emotional. Cunning and reticent he works modestly in the business environment. The Snake will plot and scheme to make things turn out exactly as he needs them to. No great communicators they often, in their confusion, become quite possessive when they set their minds on achieving the interest of a partner.
The year of the Snake is the sixth in the Chinese astrological order following the year of the Dragon and occurs every 12 years. The Chinese name for Snake is SHE, the sign of the sagacity.
May is the month of the Snake and as such the Western astrological counterpart is Taurus.
Snakes are acute, aware, cunning and proud but often vain, and vicious.