The Aces have a clear energy that is undiluted by situational factors. This exercise will help you experience that energy. Remove the four Aces from your deck and place them in a row in front of you as follows:
Write the four keywords for each Ace on a piece of paper and place it below the card. Now, concentrate on the Aces one at a time until you feel you know them well. Try to get to a point where you can see an Ace and immediately feel its powerful presence. (The first keyword for each Ace includes the word force!) Look at the details on the cards, especially the suit icons. Notice how each icon captures the qualities of its Ace.
|Ace of Wands||Ace of Cups||Ace of Swords||Ace of Pentacles|
As you learn more about the Aces, you will know which one is appropriate for any situation and will have a technique for accessing its energy whenever you wish.