A calm onlooker facing towards the sea. There's a possibility that he is a merchant or looking forward to a journey. The three represents creation - looking forward to something with optimism - a mission. This card symbolizes enterprise, trade, or commerce.
Keynotes: Achievement - venture - traveling - pursuing a journey
If the card is in reversed, it means the end of a task, toil, a cessation, and disappointment.
The key meanings of the Three of Wands:
- Fresh starts
- Long-term success
In popular culture
- Dummett, Michael (1980). The Game of Tarot. Gerald Duckworth and Company Ltd. ISBN 0-7156-1014-7.
- Huson, Paul, (2004) Mystical Origins of the Tarot: From Ancient Roots to Modern Usage, Vermont: Destiny Books, ISBN 0-89281-190-0 Mystical Origins of the Tarot Archived 2007-09-27 at the Wayback Machine
- Trusted Tarot (2010) Three of Wands
- "Eliot, T. S. 1922. The Waste Land". www.bartleby.com. Retrieved 2020-01-01.