The Sun opposite Pluto causes you to defend your romantic choices on July 6. Love-related power plays during this time won't work well and are best avoided. Venus leaves extroverted Leo for levelheaded Virgo on July 18, upping your dedication and loyalty quotient by a lot. You may pull some childish "I'm teasing you because I like you" shenanigans, but the object of your affection will likely see through your ruse. The clash between Mars and Uranus creates some sexual tension on July 25. It's time to make your move or take yourself out of the running.