Five of Cups – Disappointment


THE FIVE OF CUPS – Disappointment – Saturn – Venus / Moon – Grief
Astrology: Mars in the 1st decan of Scorpio

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Five of Cups – Disappointment

Full Card

Drive: Disillusion, pain, loss, sadness

Light: Sobering, realization, separation as a consequence

Shadow: Bitterness, emptiness, treachery, deceit, detraction

Keywords: Mars in Scorpio, unfulfilled hopes, lost sense of balance, problematic relationships, old wounds

Advice: Either some of your over-ambitious hopes have collapsed, or your fear of disappointment lies deep within you. It’s time to learn the lesson.

Questions: In what areas of your life do you fear disappointment? What have you learned from the disappointments that you have experienced so far? How can you prevent disappointment?

Suggestion: Draw one card for each of the above questions.

Revelation: By seeing where I trick myself, where I deny my inner voice, I begin to know my own inner reality.


Affirmation: I expect happiness to flow through my life, driving out negative thoughts and emotions.