Even today, lives are shattered by war. Fathers, mothers and children are suffering or are separated. But their misfortune also teach us about courage and dignity. The willpower in their eyes invites us to take a stand for a better world of justice and peace. It comes to us, the youth, to keep our torches high and, like today, form a light front.

R4R Zodiac Royalty: Scorpio (Sun)

23 October- 21 November

Element: Water

Scorpio is the sign of mystery, intensity and passion. It is sometimes referred to as the “sexual sign” because its inhabitants often seem to ooze sex appeal. They are dedicated friends and excellent partners… for the most part. Scorpios have a reputation for straying to other beds, but have an uncanny ability to keep it covered up. They have an innate charisma and a certain X factor that is hard to put a finger on, but that is just the way Scorpios like it. They have a quiet intensity that makes an excellent leadership quality. Scorpios stay very well-informed about others while only allowing what they want known about themselves. They prefer to operate in stealth mode while gaining leverage on those they view as potential threats. Their passion runs deep and can border on obsession, whether it be with a hobby or an old flame. Scorpios rarely forget an insult and will wait years for the perfect opportunity for revenge. Their power isn’t boasted or thrown around gregariously, but reserved until the exact moment of execution. Scorpios always get what they desire.

Key Traits:

  • Passionate
  • Intense
  • Obsessive
  • Sensual
  • Persistent
  • Private
  • Possessive
  • Vengeful
  • Mysterious
  • Dedicated

Likes: Excitement, Power, Mind games, Being in love, Delving completely into an interest or relationship, Reading people, Having leverage, Secrets

Dislikes: Sharing, Being dumped, Feeling exposed, Not feeling in control of a situation

Compatibility: Water signs (Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces) and Earth signs (Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn)

Pictured (L-R):

The Duchess of Brabant- 25 October 2001

Princess Tessy of Luxembourg- 28 October 1985

The Princess of Asturias- 31 October 2005

Queen Sofia of Spain- 2 November 1938

Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg- 11 November 1981

The Prince of Wales- 14 November 1948

Sheikh Hamdan of Dubai- 14 November 1982

Peter Phillips of Great Britain- 15 November 1977

Not Pictured:

King Michael of Romania- 25 October 1921

Amelia Morales y de Grecia- 26 October 2007

Princess Anita of Orange-Nassau- 27 October 1969

Prince Constantine Alexios of Greece- 29 October 1998

Lady Louise Mountbatten-Windsor- 8 November 2003


Princess Élisabeth of Belgium, Duchess of Brabant; Prince Gabriël of Belgium; Prince Amedeo of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este; and Princess Louise of Belgium reciting prayers of the faithful at the funeral of their great-aunt, Queen Fabiola of Belgium, on 12 December 2014.


Heirs of Europe