IV - The Emperor A card symbolising authority, stability and leadership. The Emperor is a leader who demands respect and authority. He can also be a father or father-figure. If you get this card, you may be about to master a skill, gain authority or power (maybe in the form of a promotion) or providing security and stability. This aspect of security may also mean to not worry about work. Keywords Authority Structure Control Father Figure Wealth Order Leadership Stability "When I saw you, I just wanted to find a way to protect you."