The image of the Fool typically represents the querent at the start of their journey – innocent, unknowing, with no baggage to hold them back and the world of potential before them.
In the past position it could represent an incident which (had you taken a different path) would have impacted your present circumstances.
This card is associated with Air and the planet Uranus in a wider sense, and keywords that are associated with The Fool are:
- New beginnings
- Childish wonder
(unnumbered) The Fool: Freedom from conventions and norms. Something or someone unique and exceptional. Options kept open. Giving up control, spontaneity. Uncertainty, attention to the here and now. Going on a trip.
Inverse: Difficulty in choosing and committing oneself to something stable. Restlessness. Lack of purpose. Getting lost. Foolish behavior. Eccentricity, lack of acceptance by the social environment. Difficulty in planning ahead.
Message: be on the move.