Glimpse into the world of the Mind - Challenges, Difficulties, Ego, Perception, Control
Ace of Swords
The Root of the Powers of Air
Numerical Value: 5
Upright - Total and complete change of mind. In its purest form the ace is symbolic of strongly constituted authority, and pursuit of ultimate truth. Triumph, victory and success, a rebirth and a new beginning.
Reversed - Confusion, exaggeration in thought, violence, destruction and the misuse of power. Possibly death, but this depends upon other cards.
Two of Swords
The Lord of Peace Restored
Numerical Value: 2
Upright - Courage, delicate and precarious balance in adversity. Differences resolved, relief, restoration of peace, truce, a weight off the mind.
Reversed - Treachery, violence, willful misguidance and misleading advice, betrayal, trickery and deceit.
Three of Swords
The Lord of Sorrow
Numerical Value: 3
Upright - Sorrow and extreme pain. With a positive view in end: upheaval, separation, disruption and discord. Heartbreak, tears, strife, conflict. The clearing of that which is obsolete to make way for that to come. Establishment of something better.
Reversed - Spiritual and mental confusion, loss, discord, treachery and sorrow. War, breaking of a truce, quarrels and enmity. Physical or mental disorder.