Gemini and Sagittarius Compatibility: The Communicator and the Adventurer

When Edward Lear wrote of the owl and the pussycat that they “set out to sea in a pea green boat; they took some honey and plenty of money …. And sailed away for a year and a day,” I’m sure he had Gemini and Sagittarius compatibility in mind. If ever there was a couple who will be happy upping sticks and following adventure, it’s these two.

Sagittarius is the physical and philosophical explorer of the zodiac, the eternal mythological Adventurer. For Gemini, the adventure is more of a mental one, but these very similar outlooks on life ensure that this couple will be firm friends and mutually understanding lovers. Although Gemini and Sagittarius are opposites, astrologically speaking, the two signs have more in common than many opposite sign pairings do. This boosts Gemini and Sagittarius compatibility, and in facts adds an element of magnetic attraction into the mix.

For Sagittarius and Gemini, compatibility will involve a wondrous quest, a learning adventure, a journey towards the truth. Both signs are positive, enthusiastic and extrovert, and both have bright minds and a keen intelligence. Because of Sagittarius’ love of freedom and Gemini’s fickleness, both have a reluctance to commit in other star sign compatibility scenarios, but together they are surprisingly willing to join forces. Perhaps it’s because neither of them demands too much from the other, and both are perfectly content with a relatively free and open-ish relationship.

Sagittarius is a fire sign and brings plenty of passion to this partnership. Gemini is not so physically ardent, but will adore the Adventurer’s attention and will be delighted to experiment, keeping this couple’s sex life fresh and alive. This “newness” is vital to Sagittarius, and Gemini compatibility works better with constant renewal too. Air signs and fire sign generally are a good match for one another, but usually the fire sign needs the air sign more than the other way round. Here, Sagittarius does need Gemini in order to understand that there are two sides to every story – but uniquely, Gemini needs Sagittarius just as much, to help give focus and direction to Gemini’s scattered energies. The strongest of all air and fire sign couples, this is a big boost to Gemini and Sagittarius compatibility prospects.

So here we have a couple who are both impulsive, seeking intellectual stimulation and freedom. Eternal students, they will change their minds on a whim and will think nothing of travelling the world or exploring alternative lifestyles, aided and abetted by a wide circle of friends and extended families. Both partners rebel against routines and rules, so this is an exciting, intoxicating and dynamic match. But – and this is a big but – Gemini and Sagittarius compatibility is almost totally lacking in common sense, practicality and attention to detail. While these two are partying, exploring and having the time of their lives, who’s going to pay the bills or get the kids ready for school?

It’s this lack of groundedness which is the biggest potential problem for this otherwise very positive partnership. For Gemini and Sagittarius, compatibility could ultimately fail over the simplest of details, or fizzle out when neither side can afford, financially, to sustain it any longer. Considering neither sign is great at handling money, it’s perhaps no surprise that many relationships between the Communicator and the Adventurer simply run out of funds.

Of course, true love can be sustained during periods of poor finances, but for this couple, the love affair is based almost entirely on their shared love of freedom. Lack of money inhibits that freedom, and neither partner will cope well with the depression and angst caused by being forced to conform to a more “normal” lifestyle. It seems that Gemini and Sagittarius compatibility – so much fun on paper, and such an inspirational match – can sometimes be beaten into submission by the pure cruel power of everyday life.

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  1. I’m a Sagittarius, and have always been repulsed by my opposing sign’s behaviors and attitudes, which of course is the gemini. Whether it be in friendship, romantic potentiates, or any other kind of interaction, I’d do better to have as little to do with this sign, as possible. As cocky as I can be at times, I can truly laugh at myself. Gemini’s, on the other hand, seem to exude *actual* arrogance.

    • We can on the surface appear arrogant, but I view it more as clever confidence. Also, we are twins; therefore, it just depends which one of us you’re talking about as one is always more accommodating than the other.

    • Gemini’s have two sides to us. And it honestly depends on which side you see

  2. I feel the same was as the first post except I am a Gemini. I can’t stand the immature and irresponsible Sag. I married one, and dated another. Both were horrible relationships

  3. I have just reunited with a very powerful lover from my youth online after 37 years. I am a Gemini woman and my former boyfriend a Sagittarius. All that time ago we bith wanted to get married after a heated two months roman e during which we lived together. Unfottunately life parted us. An air controllers’s strike meant that we did not receive each other’s letters while apart. Then I think bith of us a cepted this brutal ending before finding all the live letters arriving when it was too late to pull away from the commient we ith had to fulfill, he moving into a student’s residence to do further studies and I, having the leave the country to go and spend a year abroad. We did not have each other’s new address and not today’s cybertechnology to keep track of each other. I quickly got married a few mo th later missing the amazing bond I had had with this man as somd if you mentioned it was all there: an i credibly magnetic attraction both spiritual and physical, an amazing complementarity cooking together, imitating voices and singing togethers. Sunshine was all over the place with a lot of jones a d humor coming mostly from my friend and which I thiriughly enjoyed. We had some futile arguments which on e or twie git a bit out of control and had no foundation and made up quickly. But I did notice there were going to be problems for him to be faithful as I caught him writing to another flirt when I thought things were going well and leaving me at the airport before the summer break only thinking he was going to be sitting beside a good looking young lady. I even think he forgot to kiss me goodbye. I have been married for 37 years with a Gemini and we are niw just like brothers and sisters after a fairly cold marriage. So desoite my age, 59, it suddenly became more and more imperative to find this person again as despite the few fears I had had about his faithfulness when really in live with me, I had never had such a strong bond with someone both physically and mentally. For instance, from the moment I followed him to his place, I could never leave him or onky when rely necessary a d it was reciprocal. Well it is now all over and my dream to possibly restart sth lasting with him has been shattered. After being very excited to feceive my cirst contact email, he then volunteered ery few information. I still managed to find out he had got divorced from his last wife two years ago and had had a child with each wife, so three. He then let me exhaust mysf writinv couness emails as the more he woukd not reply, the more I woukd write feeling more and more guilty about the past feeling I was the one who by leaving the country had caused the a orted relationship. He claimed to be just very busy but did not make much effort to communicate on e I had sent him a picture of my family: husband and children. So I have just spent ghe most awful week of my like a fish in a bowl whose water would be mostly take out. In the end I started writing with hope making things clearer about the fact I would quite like to start sth long term again or at least see him again in the near future and timidly wondered if although re ently di irced he was in a relationship.
    I got my reply late in the night as he lives in the West Indies. Totally baffled by my behaviour putting myself in such a state after 37 years. Took something I had said such as that despite his silence having found him again would give me the courage to make myself more attra tive again in case we let again. So he used that saying it was a good idea and to send him pictures!!! Then, the bomb shell that he was not living in a couple but was not alone as I had said that if he were alone I could arrange to visit him one of this day as a first step so that was the reply.
    When we were yiu g he had slapped me in a heated argument but I did not deserve that slap. Well, last nighg he truly s’aped me again very hard in a supposedly kind email! So beung with a Sagittarius was what seemed right and the best for me looking back and here is the end result! Chris56

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