Upside: Bon vivants; in touch with enchanted child; curious; playful; always new.
Downside: Overwhelm and constant chaos; manipulation; duplicity; instability.
Gemini and Pisces are attracted to each other like moths to a flame, and there's a lot of initial excitement. Both are absorbers, Gemini of ideas and Pisces of mystical-emotional impressions. How will they share them? Through conversation, acting it out, mimicry, interpretive dance and jokes. They will delight each other, as observers of life and its beauty and absurdities.
Pisces will inspired by the Gemini joie de vivre, and follow their lead into stimulating activities and places.
The built-in pitfalls here have to do with the sensitivity of Pisces, and the Twins' need for total freedom. Each understands the instinctual and changeable nature of the other. But at times, Pisces needs more emotional stability than Gemini can offer, and this only adds to the Piscean insecurity. When Pisces melts happily into the love embrace, Gemini plans to fly away.
You see, Gemini is an air sign and though it earns them the rep of being flighty, they lightly touch down here and there. Pisces is just as changeable, and is known to take on the traits of whomever they are with. The sign of the fish wears his or her persona lightly, and this is something they have in common with Gemini. Both are chameleons, so imagine a love story that's never boring, but also tends to be, well, unstable....
In the playful beginning, it's like a variety show -- a whole lot of fun. It's only when the deeper relating begins, that there can be missed signals. When the real risks of opening to love begin, it might efel like skydiving without a net. Or swimming without a life preserver.
When there's trust and a commitment, the changeability is merely the outer show, and keeps the passion going. The calendar is always full, and there's lots of laughter. Gemini, like its ruler, is a mercurial character -- often this comes across as unfeeling, like someone looking from the outside. Pisces is ruled by Neptune, the higher octave of Venus, and longs to merge in a mystical experience. Both struggle with the age-old question, "Who am I?" in this endless variety of choice and change.
When there's a deeper understanding of the other's nature, that shapeshifting is a constant infusion into their affair. When there is downtime and solitude, as well as seeking fascinations "out there," it becomes a well-rounded and satisfying long-term friendship.
But the Sun is just one side of the story, albeit the brightest one, in your birth chart. Much will depend on the other planets and energies. If there's love chemistry, look to Venus and the Moon for further harmonies.Trance Dancing
In essence, Gemini and Pisces, as two chameleons, have a lot o good times, but this also makes it erratic. Even when they try to be sincere, shadow Gemini-Pisces have a diffuse or slippery sense of self that causes both to be manipulative without realizing it.
Gemini is way too emotionally detached for Pisces, who may feel drained after time spent listening to the whirlygig, feeling everything that Gemini says. Gemini won't want to be censored, and will grow restless when any semblance of clarity from Pisces is eclipsed in a dreamy fog.
Basically this relationship is like a ship lost at sea without an anchor. Both thrive with a partner that leads the way, being so flexible and reactive to others. If Gemini tries to be the boss, Pisces will end up feeling trod upon and misunderstood.
On a positive note, Pisces benefits from the detached perspective of Gemini, and can help shape their imaginative gifts. Gemini may be enchanted by the Piscean depths, and grow more heart-wise through the connection. This pairing makes for a memorable, possibly bewildering encounter. The game-changer is love, with the potential to build trust over time.
Read about the Dark Side of Gemini.