I have learned from my experiences. I am letting go and am now ready to make new experiences.
What is it that you are afraid of? What do you need to defend yourself from? Obviously an old wound plays a roll. In this position you could become paralysed. It is perhaps a good idea to take some time, to recover, the battle is over.
However, if you are stuck in this period of expectation then the result that you most fear will occur, you are inviting it in.
Interpretation as Daily Card
Let go, relax yourself, there is no need to rush. The battle is over.
Meaning as a Relationship Card
Engage with one another.
The Nine of Wands as a Career Card
Look into a new path.