This section is from the book "The Practice Of Palmistry For Professional Purposes", by C. de Saint-Germain. Also available from Amazon: The Practice of Palmistry for Professional Purposes.
A Line from the Mount of Venus to the Mount of Jupiter ending in a star - Ambition crowned with brilliant success.
A Line to the Mount of Jupiter ending there in an island - Severe illness of the respiratory organs.
A Line across the Line of Fate terminating in a star within the Triangle - A serious loss of money.
A Line from the Mount of Venus ending inside of the Triangle in a cross within the square - A Love trouble in reality saves the subject from much greater trouble: probably from an unfortunate marriage or dishonor.
A Line islanded from the Lint- of Life to the connection between the Lines of
Seduction by a married man.
A Line of Influence from the Mount of Venus ends in the Triangle in a cross within a square.
"A young lady was prevented by her family from marrying a man she cared much for He proved shortly afterwards to he a scoundrel and a cheat."
Two Lines of Influence, close to each other, end together at a star on a. Line of Fate that stops shortly after.
"A lady was given up by an admirer who discovered that she was favoring another man at the same time; the gentleman she lost was by far the better Catch,"
Two lines meeting in a star on the Line of Fate - Two simultaneous love-affairs ruining each other. Has also often been found to mean: Repetition of the same trouble.
A Line terminating in a black spot or star on the Line of Head - Worries due to relatives or close friends causing some sort of serious brain trouble.
A Line of Head, normal, but terminating in a big star and connected with a Line of Influence starting from the Mount of Venus. The line crossed a very large and deep dot on a short Line of Fate, the latter terminating in a big star and connected with. a Line of Influence starting from the Mount of Venus. The line crossed a very large and deep dot on a short Line of Fate, the latter islanded just below the dot, "A lady had given her husband the most serious reasons to show his just anger, and in the hour of discovery had been wounded by him in the head."
A Line terminating at a black spot or star at the connection of the Lines of Head and the Sun - Troubles of the eyesight,
At the age of 30 a long black indenation on the Line of Life. One year later a Line of Influence from the Line of Life ended at a deep black spot at the connection of the Lines of Head and the Sun. The latter continued its way very brilliantly. For ten years after that the Line of Life was in poor shape, the indentation extending fully that time.
"Seen in the hands of the charming song writer, Nadaud. Following a long and painful period of neuralgia he had suffered in his eyesight, one of his eyes being almost lost. For fifteen years his general health had suffered from (his trouble."
A Line terminating in a black spot or star on the Line of Heart - Worries due to relatives or close friends causing heart disease of a grave nature.
A Line cutting an upward branch of the Line of Life and terminating in a star on the Line of the Sun - Loss of a ruinous law suit; or great legal scandal.
Divorce. Law Suit Loss - A star with a deep dot in the center on the third phalanx of the third finger toward the fourth finger-A Line of Influence from the Mount of Venus-cutting an upward branch of the Line of Life and ending in a star on the Line of the Sun, low down in the Quadrangle.
"A lady, divorced from her husband, had to fight a law suit which Jeopardized her whole fortune. In fact, she never recovered from the loss."