A posse of youths, who are brandishing staves, as if in sport or strife. It is mimic warfare, and hereto correspond the Divinatory Meanings.
Divinatory Meanings / Magical Uses
- Imitation, as for example, sham fight, but also the strenuous competition and struggle of the search after riches and fortune. In this sense it connects with the battle of life.
- Hence some attributions say that it is a card of gold, gain, opulence.
“The Pictorial Key to the Tarot” by Arthur Edward Waite, originally published 1910.