Freedom, sharp mind, sense of wit, sarcastic, hard, loyal, reserved feeling, caring, love of learning, motivated by logic,divorced from feeling, spiteful, critical, cold, distant, stubborn.
The Queen of swords was born independent. Less inclined towards the maternal, the Queen of Swords identifies more with the masculine female. She is consumed with new ideas, forever challenging the depths of her intellect. She has high standards and is an example for others. She gets great gratification from her use of strategy and impeccable planning. She bases her life on practical realities and tends to live more inside her head than in her heart. Consequently, The Queen of Swords does not fall victim to illusions. She is firmly based in reality.
The Queen of Swords is the most independent of the queens, able to care for and defend herself. Whether she has a companion or lives alone, she is happy and content.
Living alone for the Queen of Swords means a life without bonds and a lot of freedom, both of which are very important to her. While she is free with her ideas, she tends to be secretive and mysterious and dislikes being like everyone else.
Emotionally, she holds her cards close to her chest; she may seem hard-hearted but those who know the Queen best can vouch for her warm feelings.
She can be exceptional loyal - that is the polite way of saying stubborn - when she has committed to an idea or action.
Her mind is as sharp as a razor, and she has an unending thirst to learn.
She doesn't quite fit with conventional society and hasn't yet learned to look at versus through people.
The Queen of Swords reversed can get caught up in her thoughts to much and forget her heart completely. Acting only from logic, she becomes cold and distant.
She can also be cruel when she feels provoked and spares no mercy in her verbal attacks. Reversed, the Queen of Swords abandons any pretense of politeness and tells you exactly what she thinks. It isn't pretty!
Her steadfastness will reach new levels and she will willingly cut off her nose to spite her face.
Her stubbornness will continue at disadvantage to herself and everyone around her.
Critical beyond sense or reason, she is displeased by everything around her and will stand in judgment.