The Emperor : This is the 5th card in the major arcana.
The appearance of this card within a spread often refers to a strong male influence or presence in your life, such as your father, brother, husband, friend or even your boss.
Whoever this card represents, it suggests that it is someone who's advice you trust. They will stand by you, offering guidance and support when needed, in both personal and business matters.
You have the ability to reason with and influence people, and if used wisely, you will feel a real sense of achievement in your projects.
However, if this card is reversed it can indicate an abuse of power. Consider whether you are the one who is being over-bearing and employing bullying tactics, or are you the one being bullied by someone with a strong influence in your life.
Remember that this is only one card, it is important to take the positions and interpretations of all other cards into account, in order to obtain a more cohesive and contextual reading.