Skat fortune-telling cards – the 10’s
10♥ The marriage card. Commitments of all sorts. This card indicates love in relationships. There is a harmonious flow of energy between individuals.
In love questions, this 10 suggests there are very strong emotions between the people. If both court cards look at the 10♥ the feelings are mutual. Even if the court card is further away from this 10 but looks in its directions it would still indicate strength of emotions. In such a situation, marriage or love may be secondary issue to the individual if at a distance from each other.
There are several ways to read the 10♥ when coupled with a court card. It can point to a married person. It can suggest the individual has marriage on his/her mind. In some cases, it depicts an actual marriage proposal.
In work questions, this 10♥ can actually describe aspects of the job. It does suggest the love of one’s career or type of work.
10♣ The discussion card primarily among between several individuals. Business success. This card can bring additional worries when combined with other cards suggesting problems.
Falling beside a court card it will indicate the person is a good conversationalist. He/she could talk too much which can trigger a lively debate.
In love questions, this card promises communication is forthcoming or at least welcome. The result of the connection is revealed by the card following the 10♣.
In work questions, the energy is high and does show major accomplishments.
I don’t associate ♣’s as being the ‘bad’ suit.
10♦ The card of financial change. Incoming large amount of money. This can cover many areas such as a windfall, a winning ticket, a bonus check, an unexpected gift of money etc.
The best money card. It is high money. What this means is that there will be a increase in your financial situation. There could be substantial inlay of funds. The question is what does substantial mean to you. Every person views money differently. One thousand dollars is a fortune to some people and to others it’s a drop in the bucket.
In work situations, you can be confident that you will get a big raise. You will land that good paying job. Look for a court card – it could be your new employer or a person responsible for this opportunity.
With love questions, money is the least of your problems. You could meet a well to do man or woman. The person may be gainfully employed and be financially generous.
If a number of ◊‘s fall together there is a good chance you will “inherit” some money or experience a stroke of exceptional good luck.
10♥ The card of travel usually connected to a necessity. The common meaning is grief and tears. In the olden days it depicted imprisonment which can be read as being stuck in a situation. A major change- much depends are neighboring cards.
If you question involves the timing of events the 10♠ means you will have to wait a long time for an answer.
When coupled with a court card the person could be at a distance or involved in travel.
Let’s suppose the 10♠’s is in the middle of two court cards (2 Jacks) this can suggest problems between brothers or buddies. If one is a King and the other a Jack it can be a father and son that are discussing travel plans. The card following (if there is one) will reveal the results.
The 10 of spades requires careful study when combined with other cards. More times than not it is a major setback or change.
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