Like two streams meeting up to flow into a larger river, Venus in Cancer and Mars in Scorpio create a powerful and dynamic union. This watery pair has similar needs for depth, intensity and an emotional/spiritual connection in romantic relationships. In fact, they can resonate so deeply with one another, it may sometimes be hard for others to feel welcome when the two are together. With a strong need for privacy and a desire to protect the integrity of their connection, this couple probably prefers to be alone with each other rather than out socializing anyway.
Venus in Cancer is shy and careful in her approach to love. With Venus in the sign of the crab, she wants to intuitively trust in her partner before she opens up. She is nurturing in relationships and seems to instinctively know what is needed to soothe feelings and create new life. Her watery and imaginative nature make her a creative lover who is not only emotionally present, but who brings a deep spiritual energy to lovemaking as well.
Mars in Scorpio has a sexy sizzle that others pick up on right away. This Mars wants intense connections that allow him to completely transform himself. His magnetic ability to attract others to him leaves him with no shortage of willing partners. However, this water sign wants more than just a physical connection in relationship. Instead, Mars in Scorpio seeks a deep emotional and spiritual union as well.
Together, this underwater pair reaches a place of deep harmony and intuitive understanding in their relationship. They are able to wordlessly sense what the other is thinking and feeling and respond accordingly. As a couple, they are able to form a powerful bond, one that usually lasts for a lifetime.