You're gracious hosts and culturally literate people with lots to talk about. Get out and savor life together. You're an ideal match, twin Water signs with deeply complementary natures.
Highly suspicious and protective of your privacy, neither of you trusts easily. As a result, you intuitively trust each other. The good news is, you've bet on a winning sea-horse. These two signs can mate for life, and the emotional facets of your relationship deepen into an intimacy few couples reach. Romantic and sentimental occasions never go uncelebrated: birthdays, Valentine's Day, the five-month anniversary of the first time you said "I love you.
You feel safe enough together to try anything. The challenge will be breaking the ice, since you both tend to clam up in a red-faced fluster or any icy aloofness around a new love interest. It helps to talk about music, books, films—anything but your feelings. Once you get past the awkward phase, it's smooth sailing.
You genuinely enjoy each other's company, and like to do almost everything together. As parents, you're incredibly nurturing and hands-on, and may struggle to cut the cord when your kids reach adolescence. In fact, control is the big challenge for your signs. Jealous and possessive, you know how to avoid your mate's hot buttons—or to push them when you're feeling spiteful. The Crab pinches and the Scorpion stings; both can wound the relationship fatally. At times, Cancer's sulking seems childish to Scorpio, and Scorpio's sharp edges can maim the Crab's tender feelings.
Fortunately, you know how to win your way back into each other's good graces once the moody spells pass. You're cut from entirely different cloths and patterns. Sagittarius is neon polka-dot on stretch Lycra; Cancer is Burberry plaid on Swiss wool. You'll never be a match that makes sense to observers—which is why Cancer Tom Cruise and Sagittarius Katie Holmes are such a tabloid target.
Is it true love, a train wreck, or a little bit of both? Let's examine. Domestic Cancer rules home, heart and family, and holds his loved ones in his vest pocket.
Sagittarius is the restless world traveler who craves freedom and adventure. Sag can either feel smothered or totally nurtured by Cancer. The Crab loves to provide every security for his sweetie, and it's a relief to the Archer to come home to a hot meal, a drawn bath, an adoringly attentive partner. The trouble starts when Sagittarius stops coming home. Sagittarius needs sunlight, air and wide open spaces. Cancer keeps the shades drawn and burrows into his metaphorical Crab shell. When Sagittarius neglects Cancer's need for togetherness, starts hanging out with a rowdy crew of rebels, or traipses the globe alone, Cancer's insecurities are rankled.
You have fierce tempers, and the combustion of Cancer's moodiness and Sag's anger can be downright destructive. What the Crab must realize is that a pretty bird in a cage will soon fly the coop—at least, if the bird is a Sag. He must open the windows and trust Sagittarius to come back to the nest, a real act of faith. Your strong sexual chemistry sweetens the pot, but you'll need to adapt to each other's rhythms through hard work and keen listening. Paging June and Ward Cleaver!
Cancer is astrology's mother and Capricorn is its patriarch. You're opposite signs that might very well polarize into these retro roles. On the zodiac wheel, Cancer rules the fourth house of home, family and femininity. Capricorn governs its tenth house of fatherhood, authority, masculinity and ambition.
In many ways, it's nice to have a mate who happily redresses your shortcomings. Yet, it can also be off-putting.
Cancer longs for touch and affection, misty-eyed Hallmark moments and emotionally naked conversations. Stoic Capricorn can be stiff and formal, a closet neurotic who pooh-poohs Cancer's feelings as overblown melodramas. In truth, Capricorn just internalizes his feelings, then falls into depressions or flogs himself mercilessly.
You must learn the other's "love language" to succeed as a couple. Cancer shows caring through sentimental gestures, food, togetherness and well-intended nagging. Capricorn's expression is through duty—bringing home a steady paycheck, showing up on time, holding it together when everyone else falls apart. Capricorn must learn to honor Cancer's feelings and intuition; the Crab must develop gratitude for Capricorn's loyalty and quiet wisdom. Parenting is where you really shine as a team. Raising children is the ultimate honor for your signs, as well as a creative challenge.
You're both loyal to your families, no matter how much they drive you crazy. This is a quality you respect in each other. At the end of the day, you share enough common values to make a solid, lifelong match. This oddball match is as fascinating and perplexing as a Proenza Schouler pump—and like the highbrow fashion house, few understand its power. Here we have Cancer, sentimental and family-oriented, possessive, anchored by deep roots and tradition.
Mix in Aquarius, the sci-fi nomad, a butterfly escaping the net of convention, laughing with you and at you all at once. How on earth…? This is a coupling that doesn't happen often, and for good reason. Cool Aquarius doesn't need much affection, and Cancer withers without physical touch. The Crab clutches his loved ones in powerful pincers, and scuttles after Aquarius, practically begging for love. Naturally, free-spirited Aquarius feels smothered and trapped by these demands for intimacy, and constructs little trap doors everywhere—a basketball team, a drama class, a post on city council.
Yet, when wounded Cancer withdraws into his shell, Aquarius is suddenly intrigued. Where did my lifeline go? What Aquarius takes for granted is Cancer's loyalty, which can resemble a mother's love for her troubled teen. The Crab can see the vulnerable child underneath the surly bravado. Beyond that, you owe each other a karmic debt so profound, you can't even articulate it. Explains one Aquarius, who's been with her Cancer mate for 35 years: "I've learned that sometimes you have to do what the other person likes, even if you don't like it.
You'll certainly grow in spirit and character. Sometimes, your soul needs a challenge more than a smoothly-paved road. You're a pair of softies underneath it all, even if the world sees a hard Crab shell or a tough, scaly Fish. Alone with each other, your compatible Water signs are as tender as can be.
You're both compassionate and nurturing, soothing each other with sustenance and sensitivity. There's nothing a stick of butter, cookies made from scratch, or a nice after-dinner cordial by the fire can't solve. Romantic and sensual, you love to pipe classical music through the sound system, light the candelabras and whip up a gourmet feast side-by-side. Hours of kissing and foreplay will follow. Though your relationship is a refuge, it can also become a fishbowl that limits your growth.
You absorb each other's fluctuating moods like a sponge, so get out of the aquarium-for-two.
This shows the typical scores for relationships between Cancer and each of the other sun signs. Click on any combination to explore that match in more detail. Those most compatible with Cancer know it's not an accident the icon for this sign is a crab that carries its home on its back. Cancers need a home filled.
With your refined sensibilities, you're excellent patrons of the arts, so head to museums, gallery openings, concerts, and dance performances. Fling open your doors for dinner parties that toast an artistic friend, an esteemed poet, or a relative's good news. This satisfies your nurturing instincts, and invites new energy into your space. You must both learn when to let go of grudges, since you can be passive-aggressive and play the victim when your feelings are hurt.
Slammed doors, sulking and brooding must stop. Don't excuse bad behavior with psychobabble, either e. Grow up, will you? If you've been cruel, simply say "I'm sorry" and offer a long hug. The power of touch can heal anything between you, too. Aries is the zodiac's baby its first sign ; Cancer is its matriarch, ruling the fourth house of motherhood, home and family. Is this relationship doomed to be an Oedipal cliche? Not if you temper these traits through steady, conscious self-development. Otherwise, you easily lapse into automatic roles that polarize you into a parent-child or master-and-servant dynamic.
Aries can be selfish—not maliciously, but in a crude, clueless style that leaves Cancer resentful and dismayed at the Ram's lack of nuance. Cancer knows how to play the nurturing giver, but this delicate sign needs room to be vulnerable, too. Aries loves to be coddled, but Cancer's maternal indulgences will create a spoiled brat or a demanding diva. Besides, while the Crab may have a tough outer shell, the true warrior is Aries, ruled by aggressive Mars. Your differences are many: Aries is a diehard independent and Cancer is a family guy; Aries needs freedom, the Crab's possessive grip clings tight.
You'll need to compromise, or else the relationship can turn into a competitive, jealous hotbed. You can both brood with the best of them, and your dark days eclipse even the tiniest sliver of hope. Talk about depressing. Swear off the silent treatment and learn to communicate as two adult equals. Buy those twin rocking chairs and install them on the porch: You're an old-fashioned throwback, high school sweethearts at any age.
No two signs are more traditional, sentimental or family-oriented than yours. Although the sweetness can be cloying, you're a love story for the ages. In fact, you may emulate your own parents or compensate for their shortcomings , since you share a rather conventional moral compass. Affectionate and nurturing, you crave lifelong security and a comfortable home, and you'll squirrel away a sizeable nest egg together. Love advice : Try to understand each other as best you can.
If both Cancer and Aries can leave their jealous and immature behavior behind and are able to create a mutual understanding, their relationship will be blissful! A tough one to call This duo is a difficult one to judge as both partners are shy and reluctant to talk and get real about their feelings, although given time their union could work out for the best.
This is a match who avoids tension and hates yelling. For this reason, they should live peacefully together. Taurus and Cancer can quickly decide to form a family or a love nest to call their own. In this pursuit, it is easy to close off from everyone or stop going out. They get very wrapped up in the other! Love advice : Don't forget about your social lives. Taurus and Cancer are both family oriented characters who long to start a family and create a love nest. The problem with this match is that they could become so wrapped up in each other that they forget about the outside world.
The secret to a successful relationship is creating a balance between all aspects of life. Different expectations Between these two, there can easily be misunderstanding. Gemini can come off as detached in their feelings faced with a Cancer always wanting affection. Cancer can easily suffocate an independent Gemini.
Professionally, Gemini brings a practical mind to the table, while Cancer adds creativity to the mix. However, friendship is preferred rather than love. They know how to have fun, but romantic feelings are unstable. Cancer can come across as too needy and clingy for the more confident and at ease Gemini. They rely on their extended family for their responsibilities. They should also to remember to be sensitive, tender, and romantic in their relationship.
If they can mature together, two Cancers can lead a successful life. With the help of their friends and family, two Cancers could have a successful relationship because they do have plenty of things in common, including their love of poetry, their sensitivity and their tenderness. The key to happiness with two Cancers is sincerity and openness, embrace this advice Cancer. A duo on the same wave length This pair could really go the distance and become a fantastic couple because their personalities really blend well together.
An honest and strong Leo can protect a childlike and emotional Cancer. Leo will feel loved by a Cancer, while they can also help Cancer transform their dreams more than mere ideas. They often fall into the stereotypical wifely and husbandly trap, but if they swap roles, they could be surprised! Cancer will always be there for Leo and will provide an excellent shoulder to cry on, as well as great advice. A common quest for calm Together, the two signs complete each other. In the emotional sphere, be it familial, friendly, or romantic, Cancer and Virgo are shy towards one another, but once the boundaries are broken, they can live out something lasting and meaningful.
Cancer and Virgo are both looking to share a peaceful life. In a working environment this pair will be a force to reckon with, Cancer will come up with loads of inspiring ideas and Virgo will have the knowledge to put them into practice. Cancer and Virgo is a good match because they are fighting for a common goal. Virgo will find warmth and kindness in Cancer, which will help Virgo open up. Lasting love could be in the air for these two, as long as both of them are willing to compromise!
Conversely, Cancer may get jealous seeing Libra go out, see the world, and seduce others…they should focus on family values to stay strong. Both Cancer and Libra place more importance on feelings than anything else, which means it can be a challenge for them to see things for what they really are. When it comes to creative activities, this pair will excel together. The perfect match! These two Water signs were made for the other!
What Cancer offers Scorpio is the ability to calm down when faced with stress. In love, they feel united by a magical force. Often, they feel like they belong to each other, which can be a bit possessive. Although, their jealous and possessive behavior could at time bring them down and drive them apart. Cancer is proud to walk with Sagittarius on their arm. The problem between the two rests in their character differences. Sagittarius can lose patience with a jealous, solitary Cancer, yet the position of the planets at the time can change everything. Cancer offers Sagittarius warmth as well as unconditional care and love, although their downfall could be the differences in their personalities.
Cancer and Scorpio cannot get along well with others; however, they seem to be very comfortable when being together. You're most compatible with Leo, Aries, Aquarius, and Libra. Ingenio, LLC. Cap would make a great business partner with Cancer. Beige is Huh? But for those who anxiously await to read their horoscope at the beginning of every month, the type of compatibility that's most important to them is between astrological signs.
Cancers are solitary characters and Sagittarians are just the opposite! Sagittarius loves venturing out and meeting new people which could send Cancer crazy jealous. Opposites could attract These signs are complimentary: equally timid, introverted, and desirous of security.
go When it comes down to listening, Cancer shows affection, while Capricorn is loyal to Cancer. The controlling nature of Capricorn aggravates Cancer, who responds with coldness.
When things go wrong, both sign can become engaged in a sulking competition. Patience and understanding are the ultimate keys for success. Doomed love? This duo gets along better in a professional setting or friendship than an intimate relationship. Aquarius is a complex personality, which is why Cancer really has a hard time understanding Aquarius.
Aquarians are lovers of life and hate being tied down, including in relationships. Exclusive relationships for unromantic Aquarians are difficult challenges. If this love match is going to work, both Cancer and Aquarius need a great sense of humor, if not they risk pushing each other away and ending up in a frustrating situation. Fab couple! These Water signs are made for one another in every kind of relationship and have lots of things in common!
Their relationship is super romantic, dreamy, inspirational, and poetic! However, neither of the two is especially good with organizing the day-to-day side of a relationship. Cancer and Pisces are definitely on the same wave length when it comes to love and romance. Writing for you and forecasting my exclusive predictions are two of my main passions. Darcie Taglayol. Some of them are true but not all. He is not loyal and he is a liar.
This is not true for a cancers and Gemini relationships. I have all the trates of a cancer and my husband of 10 years is Gemini and we have an unbreakable bond. We love being together. We aren't perfect but he is my best friend.
Very loyal, I know this because if we aren't together it's because he's working he is generous and just an all around great man. I understand his ways as he does mine and we meet in the middle. I'm not critisizing at all.