In the inverted position the card is EIGHT. SWORDS may indicate betrayal that has occurred in the past, difficulties, hard work, depression, a depressed state of mind, anxiety, an accident. Stagnation, inability to act can also be marked by EIGHT SWORDS. It should be noted that the EIGHT OF SWORDS, both in the upright position and in the inverted, due to its connection with Scorpio, can indicate certain fatal, fatal factors. This is mental illness, captivity. (They interfere with you, interfere in your life.) The signal of the spiritual world, where wealth binds and blinds. All cases when one decides for the other.