What Does The Deck Say? August 15, 2022

Universal Tarot of Marseille: King of Chalices, Knave of Wands, & Ace of Coins. ©Lo Scarabeo.

Today’s cards: King of Chalices, Knave of Wands, & Ace of Coins.

Resources will be offered to you, but do not be quick to accept them without some investigation. What appears to be a trivial matter from a benevolent source may also be the bait of a well-hidden hook. Do not hold the messenger at fault, but examine the motives of the sender before making your decision. What is it they hope to gain from this gift?


The Universal Tarot of Marseille is primarily based on a Swiss deck created in 1751 by by Claude Burdel. The pips have color backgrounds to assist readers with distinguishing suite and the majors have had the lines refined and color backgrounds added to soften the overall look. The Universal Tarot of Marseille is ©Lo Scarabeo.

What Does The Deck Say” is a weekday series of 3 card pulls from a cartomancy deck. No context or query is given to frame what the cards say as the posts are reading samples and not personal instruction. The result is sometimes humorous, sometimes serious, and usually surprising. All readers are invited to leave a comment about what they perceive in the random spread as each person will interact with the cards in their own way.

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