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Type 7: The Epicure - The Narrative Enneagram

The Epicure

Focus of Attention
Multiple options and idealized future plans

Basic Proposition
You can avoid pain and frustration by inventing options, opportunities and adventures.

Strengths
Adventurous, playful, imaginative, energetic, optimistic, quick-thinking 

Challenges
Self-absorbed, dispersed, uncommitted, impatient, unrealistic

Stress PointEnneagram Type 1
The stress point is where we go when feeling stressed and pressured, or when mobilizing for action.
Security PointEnneagram Type 5
The security point is where we go when feeling relaxed or secure, or paradoxically, when feeling overwhelmed or exhausted.

Source: The Narrative Enneagram