The Cross Spread

The Cross Draw is a very popular classic.

The layout of the cards.

Card 1. It is the left side of the Cross. This card represents the assets of the person who consults. The positive factors in relation to your question or problem.

Card 2. It is the right side of the cross. It highlights the negative factors. Those who play against the will of the person who consults.

Card 3. It is the top of the cross. It indicates what the problem is or the state of the question is at this moment or in a short period.

Card 4. It is the bottom of the cross. It indicates where the state of the issue for the future, or in the medium term is heading.

Card 5. This the synthesis which tells us if the issue goes to a positive or negative result. However, we must consider the entire spread to interpret the meaning of this card synthesis. 




 
   

3. Your Situation

 

  

1. The Pros



  

The Synthesis



  

2. The Obstacles


 
  

4. The Evolution


 
 
1. The Pros


Card 18
THE MOON

The card shows a calm situation, without a significant problem, but also a moment of reflection or imagination before a new step. If it is about a business: an extension or an association. For a designer, it's mental gestation of the work prior to his execution. There is a need to take stock, taking advantage of the fact that he is not pressed for time.

2. The Obstacles


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VICTORY

The card announces a near success. A success, some honors, a reward. A victory against an opponent or a competitor. The subject became the best in his field. A victory in a championship, or a contest in an election. Generally speaking, victory against adversity.
Against: the subject is going to be defeated by one stronger than him.

3. Your Situation


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THE MONKEY

The card shows that the subject is as smart as a monkey. He is brave, curious about everything, persistent, inventive, insightful, or even great, just like the hero of this story. Certainly, he is a little “did you see me” and likely to annoy his interlocutors. Whatever he is, the card announces that the subject will overcome all the obstacles, of which there will be many, and reach the goal he set for himself.

4. The Evolution


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THE LABYRINTH

The subject is faced with complex problems to solve, the steps to solve them forming a real maze. One can drown in a glass of water, not knowing how to untangle the web of challenges facing him. He needs help to get out, but he can find it.
Against: the complexity of the events is opposed to the projects.

The Synthesis


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HARVEST

The card is auspicious, it indicates that the subject will harvest or reap the fruit of his efforts. He reaches the end of a cycle. He has completed a deal, a negotiation or a task. He may take a little rest, a vacation or a sabbatical year. It is advisable he gets some rest before heading back to a new task.