Cancer Moon Sign
With the moon in Cancer, individuals are extremely sensitive and feelings are of utmost importance to them. These individuals like to be in touch with their feelings and have the knack of figuring out the feelings of others quite well. In other words, they are very intuitive. Nobody can beat their power of memory. They yearn for familiarity and security and tend to have a tight grip on their home, their familiar surroundings, their family and friends and even their possessions. They prefer peace and are afraid of change.
They can be prone to mood swings and this makes others clueless about how to deal with them. However, they have a unique perspective about life and tend to value their relationships. These people are extremely sensitive in nature. They also exhibit great amounts of creativity in them and if they don’t have their own artistic talents, they certainly possess the eye of appreciating the arts minutely. They tend to feel uncomfortable when in an unfamiliar territory or situation. However, in situations where they feel comfortable, they can be very affectionate and caring.
Moon in Cancer
This is the most subjective position of the Moon. The Moon is "at home" in the sign of Cancer, as the Moon is the natural ruler of the sign. Moon in Cancer natives have a large potential to be able to get in touch with the feelings and moods of others. Often, they are quite wrapped up in themselves. Their memories of the past are outstanding, especially for all things emotional. Moon in Cancer people are never detached - they cling to things, their home, and people they care for. They seek out security and familiarity in all they do. They look for peace and quiet. Their attachment to all that is safe means they are a little leery of change.
These peace-loving souls dislike superficiality in all of its forms. They are devoted and accommodating. The insecure ones accumulate things in an attempt to feel secure. Because of their strong attachment to, and memory of, the past, others may complain that Moon in Cancer natives tend to whip a dead horse. They may dwell on hurts long after everyone else has moved on. When they feel they have been taken for granted (which may be often!), they don’t always confront others directly. This is when they can use roundabout ways to get your attention. In fact, these natives, when they are insecure, can become quite manipulative. They can also be victims of habit.
These people can have a hard time compartmentalizing their lives, simply because their watery Moon tends to know no boundaries. Sometimes, as a result, they may act irrationally. One of the most delightful characteristics of Moon in Cancer people is their loony sense of humor. These people can be extraordinarily funny. Their moodiness can baffle others, but their unique outlook on life is something most people can appreciate.
When treated with tenderness and understanding, Moon in Cancer natives return the favor with warmth and protection. Give them security, and you’ll take the crabbiness out of the Crab, at least for awhile. These people are wonderfully dependable overall, despite their occasional mood swings. Make a friend of Moon in Cancer, and you will be taken care of for life.