What is the issue? Tarot can be used to demonstrate that underlying, subconscious forces are often at work. What old feelings are involved in the situation?
What is preventing you from dealing with the issue? Why hasn’t it been solved yet? This card will force you to look at your shortcomings and give you the direction you need to be able to take action.
This card is the most important in the spread because its focus is on what ultimately needs to be done to turn the tide and free yourself from the problem. Tarot is there to offer a different perspective and force you to think things through sufficiently before making the leap into action.
Once you’ve taken the best possible action in order to solve the issue, what can you do to manage the consequences and make sure it doesn’t end up happening again.