In the age of mis-information, I write you this article to help you understand where the confusion lies, arm you with facts, assisting you in explaining to those people who have never studied astrology, or its history, yet obviously know more about the subject than those who’ve dedicated decades to it.
Mercury likes to deal with facts, data and information, which emotions and feelings, governed by water, are the antithesis of.
Mars is at home in Aries. It’s strong, powerful and willful. It likes to do what it wants and cares very little for the sensitivities of the crab.
The superior square from Mars further brutalises cuddly and sensitive Mercury in Cancer.