Five of Swords
The Five of Swords points to your stubbornness for winning at all costs in situations of disagreements or conflicts. The Five of Swords appearing in your Reading asks you to think long and hard before entering into a battle or engaging in hostilities with another for you have little chance of winning this one. This Card represents a situation where the concerns and welfare of others are not taken into consideration. Swords are crossed and a parting of the ways in either a relationship or friendship, may be inevitable. The Five of Swords may mean that you may just have to stand up for yourself or stand firm on an issue that you believe is right.
Five of Swords (Reversed)
The Five of Swords Reversed represents a laying down of Swords or weapons as your battle comes to a end or a ceasefire is called. The Reversed Five of Swords, suggests that there is a relationship Red Flag if those involved are not seeking to resolve issues. In the cold light of day, there is no escaping the damage that has been done. The fallout comes home to roost and you may be shocked into realizing that you are directly responsible for the disaster and misery that surrounds you. You may have to make some personal sacrifices here in order to retain your integrity and if you want to put this sorry mess behind you and move on. Try being kind.