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What has already occurred; the past.
Two of Cups from the Vivid Waite Smith Deck
A young man and woman pledge themselves to one another. Above their cups rises the Caduceus of Hermes,
with a lion's head between its spread wings. It represents our desire to find a soul mate, by which desire Nature is
What is occurring now; the present.
Ace of Swords from the Vivid Waite Smith Deck
Triumph, the excessive degree in everything, conquest. It is a card of great force, in love as well
as in hatred. The crown may carry a much higher significance than usual in fortune-telling.
A hand extends from a cloud, grasping a sword, the point of which is encircled by a crown.
What has not yet occurred; the future.
Six of Swords from the Vivid Waite Smith Deck
Journey by water, route, travel, messenger, assistance.
A ferryman carries passengers in his raft to the far shore. The course is smooth, and the freight is
light; the work is not beyond his strength.