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58. Tui / The Joyous, Lake

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The Judgement

The Joyous. Success.
Perseverance is favorable.

The Image

Lakes resting on one another:
The image of the Joyous.
Thus the superior man joins with his friends
For discussion and practice.

The Lines

Change at the beginning means:
Contented joyousness. Good fortune.
Change in the second place means:
Sincere joyousness. Good fortune.
Remorse disappears.
[] Change in the third place means:
Coming joyousness. Misfortune.
Change in the fourth place means:
Joyousness that is weighed is not at peace.
After ridding himself of mistakes a man has joy.
Change in the fifth place means:
Sincerity toward disintegrating influences is dangerous.
[] Change at the top means:
Seductive joyousness.