When the mischievousness Monkey from Chinese astrology influences a Scorpio Western sun sign, it creates quite a bubbly personality. A Scorpio Monkey's character will usually display lots of the quick wit and mischief of this creature. With this particular animal's influence alongside their typical Scorpio traits of persuasion and impulsiveness, these personalities are lots of fun. They seem to have lots of energy, enthusiasm and a fairly positive and forward-thinking view of life. They tend to take make decisions impulsively, without prior thought, but never intentionally or with any malice.
The Scorpio Monkey personality is highly intuitive and inquisitive in their nature, as well as being impetuous. These particular characteristics are an unusual combination together, and generally make these Scorpios greatly tuned in to the emotions of others. However, their impetuousness often drives them to say things in haste that could have been worded a lot better. Their over-inquisitiveness can also make them appear nosy and interfering. People often need to get to know a Scorpio Monkey really well before they can understand how they think and act. These Scorpios are good-natured and compassionate, but their personalities do not always reflect this.
A Scorpio Monkey loves the company and communication of others and does not like to feel lonely. These individuals are known to be quite sociable and have a cheery and optimistic sense of humor. In the workplace these people will be the ones that help keep everyone cheerful with their jokes. They have a sensible attitude toward responsibilities, but know how to keep it lighthearted to avoid getting too stressed. In relationships, they share the same mental outlook, and so are loving, giving and protective, and will generally save the playfulness for the bedroom. They will be good providers and will value the security of a settled home life with a partner they love and trust.
Versatility and lots of stamina are two useful qualities that a Scorpio Monkey personality also possesses. His or her intelligent adaptability and endurance are much-valued traits and help the Scorpio Monkey to be helpful to others and finish things he starts. These personalities tend to have lots of vigor and will mostly enjoy physical activities as hobbies. Their impulsiveness of thought usually makes them very good at sports and helps them release any excess energy. To relax, the Scorpio Monkey likes to spend time with the people who most understand them. These people are savers rather than spenders, but they are not usually stingy with their money, although they do love a bargain.
Weaknesses in the Scorpio Monkey personality center on their tendency to not think carefully before they decide what to do and say. Their sometimes hasty actions and words occasionally get them into trouble. This is probably the influence of the impish Monkey in these Scorpio characters. Not many Scorpios escape it, and so the majority will need to learn how to stop and think first to minimize its presence. By recognizing its effect the Scorpio Monkey can try to avoid its rashness.