Four of Swords

Card No s4

Meaning

Vigilance, retreat, solitude, hermit's repose, exile, tomb and coffin. It is these last that have suggested the design.

Additional Meaning

A bad card, but if reversed a qualified success may be expected by wise administration of affairs.

Reversed

Wise administration, circumspection, economy, avarice, precaution, testament.

Additional Reversed

A certain success following wise administration.

Four of Swords

Card No s4

Description

The effigy of a knight in the attitude of prayer, at full length upon his tomb.

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