The suit of Water. Emotionality, conscious feeling, subconscious emotions, flow, flexibility, care, joy, romance, subtler energies, inner circle friendships.
Ace (1) of Cups: the core essence of water, a beginning
Two (2) of Cups: Partnerships, healing
Three (3) of Cups: celebrating with friends, abundance
Four (4) of Cups: Feeling salty, ignoring options
Five (5) of Cups: grief, sorrow, sadness before moving on
Six (6) of Cups: nostalgia, positive childhood memories
Seven (7) of Cups: overwhelmed with choices
Eight (8) of Cups: walkabout, leaving what no longer serves
Nine (9) of Cups: Satisfaction, happy with progress
Ten (10) of Cups: Happy family, joy after the storm,
Court Cards - typically a person, you or someone else, or how you or someone else are being perceived. Can also represent the qualities needed in a situation, within yourself or from someone else.
Page of Cups: youthfulness, dreamy
Knight of Cups: impulsive, hopeless romantic
Queen of Cups: mature, loving, soothing,
King of Cups: well rounded, patient, stable, kind