Do you ever feel like you just cant get anywhere. When the hang man turns up you must be patient and try to see things from another perspective. The hanged man calls for patience, self sacrifice, reversal. You may feel like you are powerless to change the situation through your own actions. The 12 reduces to the 3 and calls for reassessment using intellect and contemplation. The Hanged man waits and requires patience.His reversal by hanging upside down asks you to reconsider your perspective or to make some sacrifice for a greater good and to relinquish control.