Hurtful Signs

Hurtful Signs

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

The term “hurtful signs” is an older designation for the signs Aries, Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, and Capricorn. They are so called because the animal symbols of these zodiacal signs appear capable of “hurting” human beings.

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Restore Sanity Austin is urging ralliers to leave hurtful signs at home and to proofread their signs before waving them about.
Hurtful signs and painful comments are overcome by Tricia Ann as she makes her way to one of the only places in the city that welcomes her with open arms: the public library.