The two of swords shows a woman that is closed off and defensive in some way. She is protecting herself and her emotions and is avoiding making difficult decisions in her life. However, being stubborn will not help the situation, as decisions still need to be made and situations confronted. This card may represent yourself or someone you are dealing with in your life. If it refers to you, as much as you want to hide away from it all, you must confront the issues, regardless of the consequences.