Mercury in Scorpio is suspicious of other people’s intentions, so often they hold back saying what they really think. They use this as a tactic, so Mercury in Scorpio can get you to talk more so they can better read your intentions while not slipping up and giving away their suspicions.
Mercury in Scorpio takes words and thoughts seriously. They believe in getting down to the deepest truth possible. If you like to a Mercury in Scorpio, they will not take it lightly and be able to brush it off, but they will see it as a reflection of your soul, which they now see as false and shallow.
Mercury in Scorpio is highly suspicious of other people’s choice of words. They listen carefully for hidden meanings that are not being directly expressed. Mercury in Scorpio wants to read between the lines instead of blindly believing what the other person is saying.
Mercury in Scorpio is the sign and planet position that is the most distrustful of people of the entire Zodiac. Scorpio is the most suspicious sign and Mercury is the way our mind works; therefore, their mind is always on the lookout for behaviors in others that show people to be distrustful.