Eight of Wands – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: Activity in undertakings, the path of such activity, swiftness, as that of an express messenger; great haste, great hope, speed towards an end which promises assured felicity; generally, that which is on the move; also the arrows of love.
Reversed: Arrows of jealousy, internal dispute, stingings of conscience, quarrels; and domestic disputes for persons who are married.
Eight of Wands – Tarot Card Description
The card represents motion through the immovable, a flight of wands through an open country; but they draw to the term of their course. That which they signify is at hand; it may be even on the threshold.
Eight of Cups – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: The card speaks for itself on the surface, but other readings are entirely antithetical–giving joy, mildness, timidity, honour, modesty. In practice, it is usually found that the card shews the decline of a matter, or that a matter which has been thought to be important is really of slight consequence: either for good or evil. Additional: Marriage with a fair woman.
Reversed: Great joy, happiness, feasting. Additional: Perfect satisfaction.
Eight of Cups – Tarot Card Description
A man of dejected aspect is deserting the cups of his felicity, enterprise, undertaking or previous concern.
Eight of Swords – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: Bad news, violent chagrin, crisis, censure, power in trammels, conflict, calumny; also sickness. Additional: For a woman, scandal spread in her respect.
Reversed: Disquiet, difficulty, opposition, accident, treachery; what is unforeseen; fatality. Additional: Departure of a relative.
Eight of Swords – Tarot Card Description
A woman, bound and hoodwinked, with the swords of the card about her. Yet it is rather a card of temporary durance than of irretrievable bondage.
Eight of Pentacles – Tarot Card Meaning
Upright: Work, employment, commission, craftsmanship, skill in craft and business, perhaps in the preparatory stage. Additional: A young man in business who has relations with the Querent; a dark girl.
Reversed: Voided ambition, vanity, cupidity, exaction, usury. It may also signify the possession of skill, in the sense of the ingenious mind turned to cunning and intrigue. Additional: The Querent will be compromised in a matter of money lending.
Eight of Pentacles – Tarot Card Description
An artist in stone at his work, which he exhibits in the form of trophies.