The Three of Swords in the Tarot signifies heartbreak, loneliness and betrayal. The meaning of the Three of Swords in a Tarot reading could be heartbreak, real sadness or seemingly infinite sadness.
The meaning of the card Three of Swords upright
When the Three of Swords is straight in a Tarot reading, it can mean a warning about betrayal, abandonment, rejection or reversal of fortune. The Three of Swords card is a reminder of the banana peel life throws your way. The appearance of this card tells you to be careful, your world is about to turn upside down. The Three of Swords card is about your partner/spouse cheating on you, your best friend making snide comments about you behind your back, or your business partner stealing from you. It's about heartbreak and betrayal. You feel exactly like the image on the Three of Swords card: three swords drawn through your heart. If you catch this card during a reading, know that something is wrong in your life. If you're not aware of it, then the pain is greater because you didn't expect it. This is the time to examine your life and try to pinpoint the problem. Take nothing for granted. Listen to your intuition, your inner voice. There is every chance that you are thinking of hurting or betraying someone. This is the time to avoid problems.
The Meaning of the Three of Swords card reversed
When the Three of Swords is reversed in a Tarot reading, it can mean that it's time to let go of pain and overcome sadness. It can indicate forgiveness and letting go of past hurts. You could have overcome grief or extreme unhappiness to move on to happier times. It could also mean that you are repressing your pain or being too hard on yourself.
The meaning of the Three of Swords card in love
The Three of Swords in an amr Tarot reading can be an indication of sadness and heartbreak. If you're single, it could mean that you're still heartbroken from a past relationship and unable to move on. If you're in a relationship, it could mean that you need to do some important work on your relationship if you want things to improve.
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