Great generals like Mac Arthur, presidents like Theodore Roosevelt and scientists like Madame Curie and Jonas Salk are eagles.

Forceful courage twists itself around, and instead of seeking the ruthless revenge of the stinger scorpions-or rising above such bitterness like the The gray lizards fail to draw on the power of Pluto in their natures-power that could lift them high above all the unfortunate circumstances that surround them.

In the very teeth of tragedy, this awesome inner strength could give them a new life in the sunlight.

An encyclopedia describes a scorpion as a nocturnal arachnid that attacks and paralyzes its prey with a poison injected by the long, curved tail, used for both defense and destruction. People often draw back visibly when someone says he or she was born in November, murmuring, "Oh, you're a Scorpio! Sometimes there's also a giggle that obviously refers to the legendary Scorpio passion. Thanks to his well-controlled nature, he usually succeeds, but there are a couple of short cuts which will make it easier to penetrate his disguise at midnight or at noon. They can be green, blue, brown or black, but they'll be piercing with hypnotic intensity.

Scorpios are fed up with these reactions to their Sun sign, and who can blame them? Most people feel nervous and ill at ease under Scorpio's steady gaze.

Insults roll right off his back, and compliments don't move him a fraction of an inch.

He needs bo one to tell him his vices or his virtues.As for the nocturnal scorpions, you may have been stung by a few yourself. It's not hard to guess which category the ones you meet belong to.A few Pluto people fall somewhere between the eagle and the stinging scorpion, victims of their own black magic. With them, supreme self sacrifice becomes neurotic concern about the self, and psychic abilities become fearful apprehensions of the lurking evils which may strike at any moment.You'll have to break the spell and look away first. It's a foolproof identification of the Pluto personality.Scorpio eyes bore deeply into you, mercilessly, as if they're penetrating your very sou L They are. The tone can be velvety soft, husky or sharply cutting, the speech slow and measured or clipped and staccato, but what he says will never be self-effacing. He knows what he is and he knows what he is not, and nothing anyone else thinks will change this knowledge.At best, he'll calmly agree with your appraisal; at worst, he'll suspect your motives.