”Keep your strength and endurance. Deliverance will come. Don’t push it.” – a reading from the I Ching
Keep your strength and endurance. Deliverance will come. Don’t push it.
Read the text from Richard Wilhelm's and subsequent translations of the I Ching
#9 Winds of change high in the Heavens:
Air currents carry the weather.
Dense clouds blow in from the West, but still no rain.
The Superior Person fine tunes the image he presents to the world.
No matter what you do, the fruit of your labors never seems to ripen.
Your reward remains just out of reach.
Men have gone mad from such anticipation.
Don’t lose your balance lunging for the brass ring.
While the Fates continue to restrain you, go them one better and display a self-generated restraint and grace.
Look for the humor in the situation.