Wait, again? Didn’t we just have a Mercury retrograde? You remember, that week when your trackpad shorted out in the middle of a project and you couldn’t send that email in time and the whole thing fell through? And you went home and fought with your girlfriend about some miscommunication and you couldn’t express yourself properly so you made it even worse? And the whole car fell apart?
You mean this is happening again? Yes, but don’t panic. There’s some method to the madness, and if you know how retrograde works, you can save yourself a lot of trouble. Here’s why Mercury keeps inflicting this upon us poor helpless mortals.
The Mechanics of Retrograde
Imagine you’re holding a string with a ball tied to the end. You hold out your arm and swing the ball around, so it makes a circle parallel to the ground. If you close one eye, you can…
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