Chinese Rooster and Monkey Compatibility
Chinese Rooster and Monkey don't make very good friends, yet they actually do pretty well together as partners. It could be that in a serious relationship it is easier for them to overlook those traits that are irritating as friends. If they truly want to be successful, they need to work hard. They don't need to worry about connecting intellectually... they already do. They also connect well physically. Monkey will please Rooster greatly by giving them lots of affection... at least for awhile. Rooster will need to rein in their natural inclination to nag Monkey. If they don't Monkey may leave because they get frustrated. Monkey needs to give up some of their loose lifestyle and devote themselves to the relationship.
In business, they may have a huge power struggle. Both want to be the one running the show. Monkey should be the person dealing with the public while Rooster would do well handling all the behind the scenes tasks like finances.
When this pairing consists of a Rooster man and a Monkey woman, while they are both initially attracted to each other, it doesn't take long for her to be disappointed with his lack of imagination. She also finds him ultra conservative. He wants to be the center of her world, but she wants her freedom. He has trouble understanding this. If he tries to control her, she will leave.
When this pairing consists of a Monkey man and a Rooster woman, she loves his sense of humor and intelligence. His attraction is harder to explain. She wants someone who will shower her with love and attention. He wants to have the freedom to go out and have fun. He may be unfaithful. Her possessiveness is difficult for him to handle.