Being a Cancerian or your Ascendant is Cancer:
As a Cancer Sun sign, you are the fourth astrological sign in the zodiac. This also makes you the first Water sign and the second Cardinal sign. The Moon is your ruler and represented by the 4th house – ‘I feel’.
You are dreamy, with a psychological nature that is oriented towards nostalgia for things past, towards your mother and your family. Your instinct and your need to protect yourself from the outside world are highly developed. Your inner life is rich, with a vivid and even unlimited imagination, a propensity to avoid all risks and to pursue security. You show your true face only to persons you can trust and you need the well-being brought about by the nostalgia for the past.
You are emotional, sentimental, peaceful, imaginative, sensitive, faithful, resistant, protective, vulnerable, generous, romantic, nostalgic, tender, poetic-minded, motherly or fatherly, dreamy, indolent, greedy, devoted but also timid, unrealistic, evasive, passive, anxious, dependent, stubborn, moody, passive, lazy, touchy, stay-at-home or inaccessible.
Foods you like: milk, fishes, watery fruits and vegetables, turnips, white and red cabbages. Herbs and aromatics: tarragon, verbena, saxifrage.
In the body: Cancer governs the stomach and the breast.