There's a decision that you need to make. What's happening now comes from is a female who is very upfront about her opinions and has no trouble making a stand. (Could be you or someone you know) The issue with this situation is lack of hope and feeling that luck has run out. There's a spirit of feeling that what you want is only right considering your actions, and that you deserve to have things go in your favor.
Your lesson tells you to keep things in perspective and stay calm even if you feel the need to fight for what you want (spirit of the Queen of Swords). The ethics of the situation seem to be going round and round with the feeling that whatever happens happens and it's out of anyone's control.
The allies card seems to reinforce the issues of the Swords, this time saying that staying within your own safety zone and not fighting through your challenges right now may be the best way. Advice tells you to believe that you can maintain your control even if you are challenged.
Long term as the Knight of Cups brings movement and action, all with the heart in mind. Creativity is also a key element. Whatever you do in the future it seems that you will be following what you truly love and feel as if you've come home after a battle.