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Survival Qualities of Each Sign

With their tremendous courage, fiery temper, and willingness to fight, the house of Aries brings the quality of military.

With their fixed nature and connection to the earth, the house of Taurus brings the quality of industry.

With their child-like hearts, humour, and endless wit, the house of Gemini brings the quality of imagination.

With their home-bound and caring instinct, paired with their love of family and friends, the house of Cancer brings the quality of nurture.

With their exuberant confidence and radiating energy, the house of Leo brings the quality of passion.

With their orderly fashions, practicality, and meticulous ways, the house of Virgo brings the quality of sustenance.

With their endless charm, respectable tact, and patient diplomacy, the house of Libra brings the quality of justice.

With their almost unbreakable focus, natural intuition, and unrivaled ambition, the house of Scorpio brings the quality of innovation.

With their ever-wandering intellect and innate need to travel and broaden their view of the world, the house of Sagittarius brings the quality of curiosity.

With their acute patience and utmost discipline, the house of Capricorn brings the quality of wisdom.

With their humanitarian constitution, expansive understanding, and inventive creativity, the house of Aquarius brings the quality of philosophy.

With their constant selflessness, sensitivity, and tender compassion, the house of Pisces brings the quality of spirituality.

***This post was inspired by the book Zodiac and uses the intellectual property of Romina Russell ( rominagarber ). Please do not remove credit.***

Theory - Found the name Serena in a 400 year old poem called “The Faerie Queen”

THIS ALL STARTED BECAUSE OF A POST.

The post I’m talking about said that Lucy and Dimaria were very similar and it suggested that Dimaria might in fact be Layla.

There had been other posted that also suggested that Yuri Dreyar was God Serena.

So, out of curiosity, I went to search for the meaning of Dimaria but couldn’t find much. But then I searched for “Serena” and this appeared:

Wait? A poem named “The Faerie Queen”? (Published almost 425 years ago? Which is about the same age as Zeref)

The Faerie Queene Summary: The Faerie Queene tells the stories of several knights, each representing a particular virtue, on their quests for the Faerie Queene, Gloriana.  Redcrosse is the knight of Holiness, and must defeat both theological error and the dragon of deception to free the parents of Una (“truth”).  Guyon is the knight of Temperance, who must destroy the fleshly temptations of Acrasia’s Bower of Bliss.  Britomart, a woman in disguise as a male knight, represents Chastity; she must find her beloved and win his heart.  Artegall, the knight of Justice, must rescue the lady Eirene from an unjust bondage.  Cambell and Triamond, the knights of Friendship, must aid one another in defense of various ladies’ honor.  Finally, Calidore, the knight of Courtesy, must stop the Blatant Beast from spreading its slanderous venom throughout the realm.

I needed to investigate further! So I went on and did a search on the poem and this is what I got.

Ok, so the author said in a letter that this poem was planned to have 24 four books. 12 of them would be about individuals and each of them would represent a “private virtue”. The other 12 would be about King Arthur’s 12 “public virtues”.

It also states that King Arthur represents the virtue of Magnificence and the Faerie Queen represents Glory.

SO: We have 12 individuals where each one is a virtue - Fairy Tail Team A+B
(Natsu, Lucy, Erza, Gray, Wendy, Gajeel, Levy, Juvia, Elfman, Mira, Lisanna, Cana)
And then 12 representations of King Arthur = Zeref –» Spriggan 12

I went a little deeper to find out more about these character to see if any of them fit the profile and this was the result:

Arthur -The central hero of the poem, although he does not play the most significant role in its action.  Arthur is in search of the Faerie Queene, whom he saw in a vision.  The “real” Arthur was a king of the Britons in the 5th or 6th century A.D., but the little historical information we have about him is overwhelmed by his legend.

Zeref is in search for Lumen Histoire/Fairy Heart/Mavis/Fairy Queen

Faerie Queene (also known as Gloriana) -Though she never appears in the poem, the Faerie Queene is the focus of the poem; her castle is the ultimate goal or destination of many of the poem’s characters. –» Lumen Histoire/Fairy Heart/Mavis/Fairy Queen

Lumen Histoire is the ultimate goal.

Redcrosse - The Redcrosse Knight is the hero of Book I; he stands for the virtue of Holiness.  His real name is discovered to be George, and he ends up becoming St. George, the patron saint of England.  On another level, though, he is the individual Christian fighting against evil, fighting and defeating a dragon. St. George was a 3rd-century Roman soldier from Palestine who was martyred during the persecutions of emperor Diocletian. Later legends describe his defeat of a dragon, with which he was often depicted in medieval art.

I’m guessing Natsu Dragneel.

The Dragon:I t’s the dragon’s belief that he’ll easily defeat Redcrosse that ultimately spells his doom. Underestimating Redcrosse’s resilience, the dragon ends up being blindsided by Redcrosse multiple times. Therefore, the dragon partially represents the danger of overconfidence and of assessing your own abilities to highly. —» Acnologia?

Una -She travels with the Redcross Knight (who represents England), whom she has recruited to save her parents’ castle from a dragon. Redcrosse’s future wife, and the other major protagonist in Book I, she is meek, humble, and beautiful, but strong when it is necessary; she represents Truth, which Redcrosse must find in order to be a true Christian.

Lucy Heartfilia, perhaps? Not sure since she’s not listed as a hero of the books.

END OF BOOK I: Redcrosse’s recovery by falling into the Well of Life represents Baptism, while the healing given by the Tree of Life. The defeat of the dragon frees Una’s parents and their subjects to celebrate, and frees Una and Redcrosse to be betrothed.  Redcrosse has one higher calling, however, in his duty to the Faerie Queene.  Una has no difficulty with the wait, for she sees Gloriana as the great sovereign without equal; beside her, all other claims fall to last place.

Britomart -The hero of Book III, the female warrior virgin, who represents Chastity.  She is a skilled fighter and strong of heart, with an amazing capacity for calm thought in troublesome circumstances.  Of course, she is chaste, but she also desires true Christian love.

Maybe Erza?

Artegal - The hero of Book V, throughout the book, Arthegall travels around Faerie Land offering his insights into justice as a way to resolve conflicts. While Arthegall seems to represent the judgment and intellectual aspect of justice—figuring out what a just resolution to a given situation might be—his sidekick Talus is the enacting and punishing aspect of justice. So in many ways, we can see Arthegall as embodying the positive side of justice while Talus has to represents its nitty-gritty, less than pretty side. Talus, an “iron man” who helps Arthegall to dispense justice and mercilessly pursue and kill any number of villains.
Gajeel Redfox? This duo can represent both sides of Gajeel that we’ve already seen, Talus representing is gruff side and Artegal the development of his sense of justice (He joined the Magic Council).

This poem as another bunch of characters, the list is big and some of them are hard to interpret since there isn’t that much information. The poem is also not finished because the author died after the 6th book.

Maybe this is just a coincidence since I found out that what brought me to this poem, the name Serena, is a character that has nothing to do with God Serena. So maybe I just wasted 3 hours of my life! But hey, at least I exercised my brain. Thanks for reading!