Cancer (June 21 – July 22) is the fourth sign of the zodiac, symbolized by the Crab. It is a Cardinal Water sign ruled by the Moon. Loyalty, sensitivity, and imagination are the pillars of this sign. They are gentle but protective of their inner circle; Cancer people are the type to drop everything when someone they love is in need. At the same time, their devotion can be misinterpreted as overbearing, and Crabs are known to get emotionally insecure or defensive if they feel left out or unwanted. With good friends and security, Cancer folk can be some of the best friends anyone could ask for.