It is loosely RWS in its style, with some notable exceptions.
Like the really scary Five of Swords: winning versus losing, taken to extremes. Yikes!
Or the bewildered and overwhelmed Two of Rods (aka Wands). Oh dear.
This Ten of Swords victim is walking away. Enough already!
And I can't leave out this lusty busty Empress breast-feeding her baby. She's not completely unlike most Empresses, but you don't want to be messin' with this mama!
But here's what I really wanted to show you! It illustrates the ongoing nature of each suit so beautifully, and enriches the readings. I don't know whether or not Anna Klaffinger herself meant any of these connections; this is just how I see it, and I hope it's OK with Anna that I'm making free with her deck!
The Aces grow up to be Queens: the nature of each suit as it moves into the fullness of adulthood.
The Pages mature into the Kings: the energy of each element tempered by years and wisdom.
I hope you enjoyed this coming-of-age post!