The FoolPrinciple: Birth of Identity.
Key Words: Start of a phase, Leap of faith, Openness to life, Beginnings, Innocence, Spontaneity, A free spirit, Unexpected opportunities, Intuition, Carefree, Believe
Key Feelings: The feeling of joy when you believe something will work out and it does.
Description: This card represents a carefree approach to life. It is the blowing of the feather in the wind. It is the embodiment of the essence a free spirit. It is the leap of faith that is rooted behind everything that we do in life. It is the energy of a new beginning, or the starting of a phase or unexpected opportunities that come our way. It represents openness to life and everything it has to offer. It is optimism in every breath.
The Fool (↓)Principle: Inharmonious birth of Identity.
Key Words: Naivety, Foolishness, Recklessness, Risk-taking
Key Feelings: That ‘I can’t believe I fell for that’ feeling when you once again believe something will work out and it doesn’t.
Description: Reversed, this card is pessimistic fool. For everything that comes your way, there is the feeling that it is out to get you. It represents the innocence that is taken advantage of. It is the free spirit that constantly flies into glass windows. It is the unexpected opportunity that goes away. It is the act of extending belief when it’s inappropriate to do so. It’s the type of energy best expressed as: When you fall, you hit the ground.