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Hexagram 28: Great Excess

I was thinking about buying a lovely, dilapidated, isolated, expensive house, and asked the I Ching about the idea. It replied with Hexagram 28, which applied on lots of levels: a great deal of capital would be tied up in one place, and there would be a big investment of time and emotional energy in the repair work. After the survey, it turned out that there were structural problems: reinforcing beams had been removed from the roof, leaving too much strain on the main beam...