Pivotal and canonical, this deck defined a new pattern that would be followed up to the present.
Designed by A.E. Waite and Illustrated by Pamela Colman Smith. England, 1911.
It is a card of loss, but something remains over; three have been taken, but two are left; it is a card of inheritance, patrimony, transmission, but not corresponding to expectations; with some interpreters it is a card of marriage, but not without bitterness or frustration.
News, alliances, affinity, consanguinity, ancestry, return, false projects.
Generally favourable; a happy marriage; also patrimony, legacies, gifts, success in enterprise.
Return of some relative who has not been seen for long.
Union, Junction, Marriage, Inheritance
Arrival, Return, News, Surprise, False projects.
an intimate friend aims at disturbing your domestic happiness, but is foiled.