Mars rules your romance sector and this provides lots of drive for a vibrant love life. This is a double whammy for Sagittarians as Mars will be in its own sign when it touches your heart strings. The pure warmth and heat of Mars will generate a hot romantic and fun-filled love life. You probably enjoy dating and meeting new people although you may be more concerned with the chase and the conquest than continuing the romance further. Just being accepted as a suitor may be enough for you. In this way you may play the field for years before being in a position where your want to take it to the next level and make a commitment to someone.
Uranus will give the last push for change in your romances and then it moves back later in the year. This starts in May and ends November and between these times things will be easier to deal with in your love life. After November and into next year you will again revisit romantic situations and perhaps someone will come back into your life and become important again.
Venus stimulates your romantic area and tender love can blossom under her presence this starts on March 7th to April 1st. During this time be prepared to be happy and to shake off any feelings of insecurity with the opposite sex. Face your love life as an adult and mind your manners. Being kind and attentive can go a long way to making it easier to connect with others. At this time people will like you so enjoy the moment.
Then later from March 21st to April 21st the Sun adds its strength, lights up your love life and brings activity and energy for you to use. Make the most of these times and go out in the day under the light of the Sun.
The New Moon on April 16th falls in your romantic area and is a seed moment for love. Pay attention to any people you meet around this date.
Once you get serious it can be with someone who is intellectual and chatty. You may feel trapped with one person and this can bring some uncertainty about which path to take. Sagittarians are happy to be guided by a partner who loves them. You will see the way once you have your path laid out ahead. The person who can sell you their life journey and invite you along for the ride will win you over in the marriage stakes.
This year your ruling planet Jupiter will go home to Sagittarius for the first time in twelve years and this will be the start of a general good phase for archers. The optimism and boost you will receive will permeate through your life and make all your relationships better because you yourself feel positive.
From April 24th to May 19th Venus will bring love and beauty to your marriage or close personal relationships as she passes through the opposite sign of Gemini. Now you will likely be very happy with your partner and see them in a good light. You could even overlook their flaws for a moment and see their inner beauty or strength. This works both ways and they may be infatuated with you once more like it was in the old days when you just met. In general, this is a good time for Sagittarians to marry or make a commitment to their partner.
The New Moon in your partnership area on June 13th will be the start of something new. If you are in a committed relationship or marriage, then your will see this as a beginning point for fresh feelings to grow. If you are single but looking you can find someone special now. People your meet around this date will be important in a relationship sense for you for at least one month and maybe more. The first week after a New Moon is almost like an incubation period and what happens at that time will be built into the rest of the time frame. This can be a tender time and you need to find the energy to take care of delicate expressions of love.
For Sagittarians the planet Mercury has much to say about your marriage and any serious relationship. These unions will be tested at the three Mercury retrograde periods each year and in 2018 they will be from March 23rd to April 15th, and between July 26th to August 19th and finally the days from November 17th to December 6th, 2018.
These are three periods that happen every year but at different dates that afford all Sagittarians a few weeks to reassess your one-to-one relationships. You can expect them to be either easy going moments or ones fraught with difficulties. The Mercury retrograde times are natural periods to slow down and reassess. Many marriages endure and grow through self-examination as each person develops and this is especially true for Sagittarians.