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.
Starting on the Mount of Jupiter - Great ambition Fully rewarded.
Slightly separated, at the start, from a good Line of Heart - Energy and go-ahead spirit; enough pluck to face an audience: very helpful to actors, lecturers, preachers, teachers, lawyers.
Separated, at the start, from a good Line of Head - The above characteristics arc somewhat accentuated, with the addition of some recklessness.and haste in the taking of decisions or in the judgment of situations.
A strong second phalanx of the thumb and knotted fingers will counterbalance this tendency to take risks without properly weighing them. On the other hand, a very long first phalanx of the thumb, and short, smooth fingers would increase the danger.
Widely separated from the Line of ter but no farther inside the hand - For-tune and honors to the parents of the sub-ject which ultimately benefit the latter.
If the prongs above mentioned are crossed before reaching the Line of Head - As many lawsuits lost; these law suits affect the fortune or the honor of the parents of the subject and thus indirectly the latter.