Scorpio and Cancer Compatibility: The Sorcerer and the Homemaker

Surely the archetypal Sorcerer is too powerful and (let’s be honest) scary for the gentle Homemaker of the zodiac, no? Actually, no. Scorpio and Cancer compatibility is strong and likely to get stronger the more time this couple spend together. There is a huge amount of chemistry between these partners, coupled with a loyalty and a depth that many other star sign matches can only envy.

Scorpio and Cancer are both water signs, with tremendously strong emotions. The one thing they both need more than any other is some stability in their lives (not that they would always admit that, mind). Oddly enough, it with each other – another unstable water sign – that they find that mutual stability and security. For Scorpio and Cancer compatibility, one lot of water serves to calm the currents in the other.

This relationship is a highly sensual one; Scorpio the Sorcerer is probably the most sexual sign in the zodiac, and Cancer brings a romance and passion to the partnership which can match Scorpio’s depth. When the relationship works well, there is a shared, unspoken intimacy which binds this couple together and helps to minimise any problems. These two can’t take their eyes off one another, and may well have fallen in love at first sight. Scorpio and Cancer compatibility is never stronger than in the bedroom.

In day to day life, these two partners give each other just what they need. Cancer is able to provide some practicality and shrewd common sense with which to anchor the Sorcerer’s magic. Meanwhile, the Homemaker helps to calm some of Scorpio’s darker side, and channels positivity of emotion. Scorpio is intensely jealous, but Cancer actually likes that – it helps to make the Cancer partner feel wanted and secure. Not that either partner is likely to stray – one of the great strengths of Scorpio and Cancer compatibility is their mutual trust and respect.

To outsiders, this is an enigmatic and somewhat mysterious relationship. Both Cancer and Scorpio are quite private signs, Scorpio especially so. Don’t expect either partner to gossip to friends or neighbours about what’s going on in their love life; there will be many mutual secrets kept here. There are few matches as intriguing as Scorpio and Cancer. Compatibility between this couple is often for their eyes only!

Of course, no relationship runs completely smoothly, and these two will have their ups and downs like anyone else. Scorpio can occasionally wound sensitive Cancer with their poisonous words, and Cancer can wear out Scorpio’s patience with one too many mood swings. Both signs are adept at psychological manipulation, and Scorpio in particular will use Cancer’s weaknesses against him or her at times. However, Cancer and Scorpio compatibility is held together by an almost psychic link and should these two decide to end their relationship, it will be very painful for both of them.

Fortunately, it’s unlikely to come to that. As a fixed sign, Scorpio doesn’t give in easily, and especially now when the Sorcerer is as enchanted with someone as they will be with Cancer. Cancer is a cardinal sign, and will take the initiative in mending the relationship should this couple go through a rough patch. Neither will take their difficulties lightly, so Scorpio and Cancer compatibility stands a good chance of surviving whatever upheavals the world tosses this couple’s way. Part of this is down to the strong combination of ruling planets. Cancer is ruled by the Moon, representing emotions, but Scorpio is ruled by transformative, powerful Pluto. Blended together, this gives a tremendous transformative emotional energy – and using this can be a secret weapon for Cancer and Scorpio. Compatibility can be salvaged from the depths of despair if these two work together and really pool their efforts.

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  1. Yep everything tgey said aboyt the Scorpio/ cancer relationship is true! I’m a cancer woman that has her claws in her Scorpio man. The sex amazing, the ability to look at each other and just read each others minds and to be able to seeIto the depths of our souls. Nothing neither one of us will let each other go! Ahh so in love!!!

  2. I am a scorpio woman with a gorgeous cancer man. And yes for us it was love at first sight. And ehat I love most about him is his loyalty. He makes me feel like the only woman in the wprld and we would do anythinh for each other. And the sex is almost unrral. The most passionate romantic but adventurous imaginable. And I know we will end up married with lots of babies because we both value family so much and crave that family togetehr.

  3. Oh, this is very true. My partner & i; (Im a Scorpio, my man is a Cancer) We’ve really pulled each other through the good times & bad times. I must admit though, i do upset him sometimes without meaning to. It’s happened a few times, but we both love each other with an immense intensity, which i don’t think will ever diminish. The psychic bond thing is also true, hes even had a dream about something that was happening in my life, when he hadn’t seen me in months! He couldn’t possibly have known that. Its amazing, it really, really is.

  4. Hey I’m in love with a cancer. In grad one he chased me I hated him D: but now I’m in love……. And I don’t know what to do Im hanging with my friend and he’s always there I don’t know if he likes me so I’m looking stuff up reply plz I’m in love with a cancer and I’m a Scorpio 🙁

    • Omg I’m a Scorpio and I like this cancer. And I also don’t know if he likes me back.

  5. I find myself in a odd position, long distance relationship, not also that mail order bride, but the problem is I feel that I cannot let go off this scorpio woman.

    • I feel for you. It’s tough. I can’t let go either… one of the worst feelings in the world. Gut wrenching pain that nothing can fix. I hope everything works out for you. I will cross my fingers for you.

  6. I’m a Scorpio… I met this Cancer 15 years ago. Both 19 and I brushed him off at first. Almost an hour later we were chatting it up and watching a movie. For those 4 months we couldn’t part. We had to go home from training and we never saw each other again. This past March, he found me on Facebook. I’m surprised he remembered me, because for 15 years I couldn’t get him out of my mind. No relationship I had/have came close to what this Cancer and I had, and probably still have. Everything I told him, he remembered. I’m surprised he remembered all because I think we made out more than we talked. Literally Love at first sight for him, then an hour later for me… LOL I still love him to pieces. But now both of us are attached and can’t really act on how we feel for each other. (Long Story). He’s one I can never let go of again. We’re total opposites physically… I’m from the West Indies and lived in the tri-state area, and he’s a big country boy… Very country. Skin color and origins differ, but everything else same. We were unbelievable together. Everyone knew where there was one, the other was soon to come. I’m glad I get to talk to him every now and then. His Birthday’s coming up and now trying to see what I can give him as a gift. I miss him everyday… since he got back in touch, that can of worms is restless.

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