Your emotions are close to the surface. With Carnelian along your path, you may find that clear thinking is overshadowed by emotional misconceptions. Are you holding on to confusion? Are you being slowed down by anger or resentment? In either case, let yourself release old patterns of decision-making via emotional baggage.
Maybe Carnelian is asking you to learn to differentiate between your emotions and your feelings. Your feelings are unique and informative for your passage through life. Your emotions might be clouding how you see the world and all its players. Breathe deeply and let the feelings flow as you process the circus of life around you.