Three of Swords

Three of Swords

Upright Meaning

  • Heartache
  • Drama
  • Upheaval
  • Chaos
  • Loss

Reversed Meaning

  • Same as above but to a lesser degree.

I give myself space to process my feelings.

Three of Swords Overview

The Three of Swords is a card of heartache. It can represent a rather large emotional loss or devastation of some sort. If this is not the case it can also indicate some sort of major drama brewing, as well as an explosive end to a situation. It can also mean stormy weather for the affections of the heart. Reversed this card has the same meaning, however the energies are represented to a slightly lessor degree.

Questions for You to Meditate On

How do I deal with emotional pain?

Which situations are upsetting to me?

How involved do I like to get in drama?

What are things I do to take care of myself when I feel sad?