15. Modesty, Line 1

Modest about her modesty. If you don’t seek recognition, you won’t spark opposition. Remember, push leads to shove. ……………………………………………………………………………………….. You are doing “the right thing” in difficult circumstances and you think your friends would be impressed if they knew. You want people to know just what a great person you are. The Yi says: Beware.Continue reading “15. Modesty, Line 1”

3. Difficulty at the Beginning, Line 5

Difficulties in blessing. You are doing the right thing, but others distort your message. You are losing confidence. Hang in there. Perseverance brings good fortune. ………………………………………………………………………….. Difficulty at the Beginning, our main message, told us: the storm you are in will clear, leading to “supreme success.” Line 1 told us to appoint helpers. Line 4Continue reading “3. Difficulty at the Beginning, Line 5”

3. Difficulty at the Beginning, Line 4

Horse and wagon part. Strive for union. …………………………………………………………………….. You are just getting started, and things are coming apart. You want to proceed in life according to your desires, plans, and expectations. You don’t want to have to deal with others. The Yi says: You can’t be The Lone Gunman here. You will need to cooperateContinue reading “3. Difficulty at the Beginning, Line 4”

45. Gathering, Line 2

“Letting oneself be drawn . . . “ Do you feel yourself being drawn to a particular person, or to a group, or lifestyle? Do not fight this attraction. The Wilhelm translation says, “There are secret forces at work, leading together those who belong together.“ ………………………………………………………………….. Changing Line 2 is our only changing line toContinue reading “45. Gathering, Line 2”

45. Gathering

Gathering together brings success. When you are not acting in accord with your Inner Truth, you will feel unsettled — conflicted and indecisive. But when you “get yourself together” and act in line with your Inner Truth, you will feel confident, energized, and also at peace. ………………………………………………………………………… Are you faking enthusiasm for a relationship? AreContinue reading “45. Gathering”

18. Repair

Repair — ‘work on what has been spoiled’ — brings supreme success. The difficulty you face is of your own making. You’re going to have to clean it up yourself. Your success will be great. …………………………………………………………………………… Repair is the future reading of Decrease, with Changing Lines 1 and 3. The good news is: You canContinue reading “18. Repair”

41. Decrease, Line 3

Three people . . . decrease by one . . . one woman finds a companion. Looking for a Significant Other? A person alone is more likely to make new connections. ………………………………………………………………….. Do you go everywhere with friends or family? While it’s true there’s safety in numbers, when you’re in a group, your attention tendsContinue reading “41. Decrease, Line 3”

41. Decrease

“Decrease combined with sincerity brings about supreme good fortune.“ You are experiencing a Decrease. Don’t try to hide it. By adapting to the new reality, instead of complaining about it, you will strengthen yourself and emerge better off. ………………………………………………………….. Decrease may come in many forms: money, love, companionship, health, physical abilities . . . InContinue reading “41. Decrease”

21. Biting Through

Let justice be administered. You must ‘bite through’ the situation that has been holding you back. You cannot avoid, deny, or compromise. ………………………………………………… Red flag warning from the Yi: That problem that’s been plaguing you? You are going to have to deal with it head-on. Soon. R. L. Wing said it best: “There are timesContinue reading “21. Biting Through”

40. Deliverance

Thunder and rain set in, the image of Deliverance. A major change in your approach to your most pressing problem will clear the air and allow a fresh start. Forgive others — and yourself. ……………………………………………………………………. You are approaching an interpersonal problem in an old, pre-pandemic way. The Yi says: This a battle you will neverContinue reading “40. Deliverance”