CROSSWORD FOR TUESDAY
1 Half quart
8 Frozen desserts
14 DEA agent
15 Final demands
17 La Scala solo
18 Deli bread
19 Hosp. sections
20 Plant firmly
21 Former flier
22 Music’s Yoko
23 Cranial cavity
26 Hardly luxurious
31 Feedbag morsel
36 Nanny’s charge
37 Goat’s plaint
41 Cowboy’s sweetie Martini liquor Mater lead-in Italian omelet Castle defense Director Howard Radiator sound Sicilian spouter
52 Get older
53 “May It Be” singer
1 Serve beer
2 Without acting
4 Prefix with athlete
5 Dizzying designs
7 Bikini half
8 Beloved woman
9 Sugar or starch, for short
10 One of HOMES
11 Large amount
16 GI dining hall
20 Disney deer
21 Underlying rock layers Select, with “for” Blue
Rage Indian bread Utter
Ring decision Vacuum’s lack Away from SSW Mel of Cooperstown Charged bit
(March 21-April 19) You could find yourself in an awkward conversation or a difficult situation. Your strong feelings come forward with a family member. A proactive friend is likely to shake up the status quo. Know that a fast-appearing solution will resolve an issue. Tonight: Speak your mind.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) You could find a partner to be volatile and unpredictable. You have a lot to share, but timing counts. A boss could push you hard to join him or her. Your ability to be an independent thinker proves to be one of your strongest qualities. Tonight: Pay bills, then make plans.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) The New Moon in your sign is a positive indication of a new beginning. Do you know when and where you would like to energize a certain area of your life? Communication revolves around money and spending. Do not hesitate to go for what you want. Tonight: All smiles. 35 37
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Cancer (June 21-July 22) You will be more verbal than you have been in a long time. Your high energy is met by someone else’s. The two of you re-energize each other’s minds. You might decide to keep your feelings to yourself for now. You feel vulnerable in some way. Tonight: Vanish while you can.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)
Zero in on a long-term goal. You might not be as content as you’d like to be. Your sense of humor emerges, causing you to smile and warm up the moment. You have a unique way of looking at situations. Others appreciate hearing your opinions. Tonight: Find your friends.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Tension builds between you and an authority figure. You need to treat this person with respect, even if you have no intention of following his or her lead. Open up to new possibilities that intrigue and inspire you. Resist the urge to withdraw. Tonight: A must appearance.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) You have the ability to see the big picture. Understand someone else’s priorities, regardless of what is going on. Your ability to step back and observe marks your decisions. Take news with a grain of salt, as the source might be unreliable. Tonight: Dinner with a loved one.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) A partner goes out of his or her way to make a financial situation work for both of you. One-onone relating results in a better relationship. You’ll see another example of what can make a difference in relating. Look at the big picture. Tonight: Be with a favorite person.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) You might not even need to pick up the phone to have a discussion. The other party is likely to make the first move. Know that you might get an earful. Use caution when dealing with this person, as the cards seem to fall in his or her favor. Tonight: Remain responsive.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) You understand what is expected from you professionally and on a daily basis. You might want to start a new diet or exercise routine. Schedule a checkup with your doctor. Tonight: Curb any outrageous spending or indulgence.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) You are more volatile than you have been in a while. You would be happiest if you pull back and relax. Nevertheless, your inclination is to express yourself and be more creative. Tonight: Be a little wild!
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) Your ability to get past hassles and make light of problems could be tested to the max. Be careful about sitting on anger. You could be causing yourself a problem, which could emerge when you least expect it to. If you can, verbalize what ails you. Tonight: Dinner for two.