...and nit-picky and worrisome come to my mind as well as wanting to help at all costs
This is the fourth planet to enter Virgo this month and it will be joined by the Moon tomorrow.
Mercury in Virgo is very analytical and rather sceptical becoming quite fastidious, even nagging, in its love of detail. Entering Virgo it has the company of Venus and Mars already in this sign.
These characteristics could be even more accentuated when Mercury squares Jupiter, now in Sagittarius, on 5th September but perhaps the trine to Saturn, also retrograde, in Capricorn, on the same day may ground [...]