Closed off. If I were by the seaside I would spend my time gazing at the waves, walking along the beach. This card clearly lets me know that I am not in touch with where I am. What I am doing.
This card falls right in place. Last night I did a Celtic Cross Reading for myself to try and help me figure out why I was holding my breath of late waiting for.... dark and disturbing as was the draw. Death and the Devil showed up as well as the High Priestess. Swords overwhelmed the cards, the six, eight, nine, and ten - OH MY! The five of cups was in the place of what I think about. So many cards with shades of black. Now here today the two of swords. I have been sitting with her for awhile and wonder how long before her arms ache and she has to lay down those swords. So to with me I suppose. Put down those worries and fears and go play in the water.
Rider Waite-Smith Tarot.