The intuitive, sensitive moon in Cancer man is a caretaker in his natural state. If you are in a relationship with this charming lad, expect everything under the moon (no pun).
He gets his fulfillment and sense of purpose from caring for others. If you are happy, then so is he. He is creative and romantic, so you can expect the best.
But beware: Cancer is ruled by the moon, and when a moon is in cancer it leads to many emotional ups and downs.
If you can weather the storm which is the moody Cancer moon man, you will be rewarded in ways beyond words.
Moon In Cancer Man Key Features
The traditional feminine type: nurturing, warm, motherly, and who likes to spend time at home with him.
Needs To Work On
Keeping his emotions in check and not jumping to conclusions. Or, at the least, learning how to ride the wave without getting upset.
Cancer Man Positive Traits
Meet the domesticated “mother” figure of the zodiac, the Cancer moon man. He is a born caretaker to all those around him for whom he cares for.
The male is loyal, dedicated, and emotionally bonded with the people whom he considers friends, family, and lovers. If you are in this category, he will go to any lengths for you.
If there is one thing you can say for this man is that he takes his relationships very, very seriously.
Anyone who he lets in he holds near and dear to his heart. At the same time, the moon in Cancer man is picky about who he lets in, even if he comes off as warm, charming, and sociable to all.
While he is serious about his business, he is not calculated, but rather he approaches everything intuitively. This serves him well in everything from making major life decisions to social situations and bonding with his lover.
He is creative and inspirational and great ideas flow to him freely. He will likely have the answers to any problem, or at least a solution to make things better.
If he has neither, he will undoubtedly at least make you feel as though he does.
Cancer Man Negative Traits
There is something to be said about emotional signs and mood swings. Cancer, a sensitive sign, is no exception. The zodiac sign of Cancer is also ruled by the moon, which represents emotion.
The moon is always in change and this leaves the Cancer moon man in constant flux trying to gain his balance and grounding.
Cancer is represented by the image of a crab for a reason. When the emotional turmoil starts to bubble and comes out, so do the claws.
Depending on his level of maturity and self-awareness, he may be on a bit of a rollercoaster of emotional instability, that few, including himself, will understand.
This is not to say that he is confrontational, quite the opposite really. In the sign of trouble, the crabby crab will quickly retreat into his shell before anything.
The hard shell serves as his protection to his big, sensitive heart. The Cancer moon man might take a while to open up, or he may be closed off altogether, unlike the Venus in Cancer man.
One of the traits of Cancer is their bond to family, starting their own, and being attached to the one they grew up with.
Cancer moon men are always closest to the women in their life. This is great and all, but trouble arises when his blood family shows up to stir things up.
Cancer moon males are known to side with their mothers. In his defense, he is very loyal, but this is very frustrating to his partner, nonetheless.
To create a lasting union with this zodiac placement you need to know his moral and ethical standards. Being aware of the main thing this man is looking for from a partner is the key to winning his heart.
Relationship expert James Bauer has spent years studying the emotional connection that is required to make a couple truly connect with each other and discovered something over-looked by most women.
Understanding this one thing that separates ‘Like from Love’ will allow you to see into his heart and make him crave to commit to you.
If you want to know you are the only woman your Cancer crush wants in life, listen to a short video in which James explains more about His Secret Obsession.
Cancer Man in Love
Even the men of the Cancer zodiac sign seem to take on a bit of the “motherly” role. This man is a caretaker to the utmost degree.
When he is in love, he wants everything to be perfect. He understands that his happiness is derived from his partner’s.
This goes beyond taking care of their physical and emotional needs, the domesticated Cancer moon man will exert himself in handling all of the household responsibilities, and much more.
If you run out for a bit, he is the type of guy to have the trash out, kitchen clean, and dinner on the table before you return home.
Along with Taurus, he is the most domesticated of the zodiac. Meaning, he prefers to stay at home. Not to shut himself in, but to build a life.
The Cancer man with a moon connection wants to do this in collaboration with you. He understands that you are a team, and the house is home base.
Dating a Cancer moon man, you can expect more time at home than not, filled with comfortable surroundings, some good movies, good food, and good old romance.
If the above positives sound good to you, just make sure you understand His Secret Obsession which will assure you that he has no intention of drifting away into the arms of another woman.
Cancer Man in Bed – His Sexual Nature
The Cancer man with this placement is romantic. He is a classic guy, and his bedroom mannerism very much reflects that.
He is not one to stray too far into kinks and fetishes, but he does enjoy the flare, and to spice things up occasionally to keep his lover happy, just as long as it stays between you and him.
He is a gentle guy, so it is not likely he will be into dominating his partner or participating in anything too rough. The Cancer moon man loves tons of foreplay and prefers to take it slow.
This is because sexual intimacy, to him, is an emotional bonding experience, and not purely physical activity.
He is not one for sleeping around frivolously, but he prefers one committed partner with whom he can explore and truly make love within the bedroom.
Cancer Man Attraction
The moon crab is pickier than most when choosing a mate. This is because he thinks long-term.
He could meet someone who he is attracted to at the bar or a club, and before giving his number out, he would have judged all of the ways in which whether or not this person could be a potential life partner.
The Cancer moon man is drawn to people who have their stuff together, who are responsible, and have goals. He is attracted to stability and maturity.
He needs to feel that his partner would make a good mother/father/parent. He is a nurturing man and needs to be with someone who is a caretaker themselves, not just for him but his future children as well.
He takes notice of femininity, someone who is kind, gentle, warm, open, and friendly.
The Cancer man is traditional and is attracted to people who are more traditional in their style: t-shirt and blue jeans, or perhaps a stylish, but not too flashy or revealing dress.
Basically, whatever is not too turned up, or too loud and not too sloppy, or out there.
You can learn more about attracting a Cancer man here.
The moon in Cancer man is a winner if what you are looking for is to build something lasting. He is wired to settle down with a special someone, create a home, and then a family.
He needs to know that he is wanted and respected for who he is. Just make sure you provide the one over-riding thing he requires from his life partner which is explained in His Secret Obsession.
If you can deal with his moodiness from time to time, he will reward you in return with everlasting devotion. The man cares so much it is crazy.
To be with a Cancer moon male is to feel wanted, appreciated, and taken care of every second and every minute of the day.
Isabella was introduced to astrology by her mother at an early age and has had a fascination with it ever since. Having been brought up in India while her father was serving with the army, Isabella quickly understood the connection between the zodiac signs and the universe.
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