Meaning: Friendship at a time of adversity, An ally upon whom you can depend. A decision has to be made logical but there are no clues as to which direction to-take. A balance between two equally matched opponents. A duel, either literally or one fought with words.
Reversed Meaning: Malicious stirring up of trouble, Betrayal by someone you trust, trickery and fraud' Your own indecision may be to blame'.