Little finger also known as mercury finger in palmistry is a helpful tool to find the personality of a person.
Long mercury finger gives an ability to communicate freely with other people, that makes the person quite successful in the love matters or any relationships.
Long Mercury finger
Mercurians have a knack of mixing sense of humor with the normal conversation which makes it more interesting, and ultimately helps them to get the work done at a much faster rate.
No wonder, they have an exceptional convincing and persuasion skills to make a lasting impression on people.
They are also gifted with sound logical mind that helps them to make the right decision at the right time.
That’s why they are found in business and other money making related fields, where they are so good in analyzing various different situations, and making the way out of it with solid negotiations.
Low set mercury finger
On many hands, you will find the base of the mercury finger (pinky finger) is set low as compared to other fingers.
In this case, the base of the Jupiter, Saturn and the Apollo finger is aligned exactly in a more or less horizontal line and then there is a sudden drop as shown.
It denotes, there might have been some incidents in the childhood or early phase of one’s career, that made the person quite cautious in sharing one’s feelings or emotions in a frank manner.
Higher the drop, higher the likelihood of a person who prefers to keep the feelings or emotions to oneself which makes him or her quite secretive in nature.
Determine true length of Pinky finger
Low set mercury finger often makes the little finger look short, relative to other fingers.
To determine the true length of the little finger, place the base of your little finger and match it with the base of Ring finger of another hand as shown.
This will give you a fair idea whether the mercury finger is long, average or short in length.
If the mercury finger exceeds the first joint of the Apollo finger as marked by the line in red color is considered as a long little finger.
Similarly, if the mercury finger reaches the first joint of the Apollo finger as marked by the line in green color is an average pink finger length, and finally if the mercury finger reaches just above the second joint of the Apollo finger as marked by the line in yellow color is considered as short little finger.
Please Note: While assessing the personality of the person, a small drop in the base of the mercury finger is often neglected.
Long Little finger
If the mercury finger (little finger) exceeds the first joint of the Apollo finger, indicates the person has a aggressive approach to make money so that he or she can have a very smooth life in later part of the life.
They are very passionate about the work they do, going into every possible detail.
Such kind of dedication helps them rise to the position of power in a short period of time.
In this case, the base of all the fingers is evenly set which makes the person very frank, bold and honest in nature.
Successful People around the World
Take a look at the hands of most successful people in the world; world’s richest man Bill Gates, billionaire investor Warren Buffett, legendary boxer Muhammad Ali and many other successful people, you will find the length of pinky finger to be long and evenly set.
At the same time, it moves away from the Apollo finger suggests unconventional and charming nature of a person.
Average Little finger
If the mercury finger just reaches the first joint of the Apollo finger or slightly below it, is deemed as an average pinky finger.
Such people are quite patient while achieving any success in their lives.
They always seek to keep a balance between the public and private life. In addition, they don’t interfere in someone else’s life and want the same in return.
They are neither too hungry for power nor they set their ambitions very low.
Short Little finger
People with short pinky finger lacks communication skills, an inability to make solid contacts, quite shy and introvert in nature.
Due to their socially awkward nature, they are often misconstrued in the society.
There is a lack of focus, and nervousness when it comes to public speaking also known as stage fright.
They often require some kind of push or motivation to move ahead in one’s life. The reason being, they cannot easily take decisions in their lives.