Elements: Thunder over Lake
Image: Thunder rumbles over a lake. Challenges to relationships are indicated.
Judgement: Your current actions are bringing misfortune. A time of delay and obstacles.
Interpretation: This is one of most challenging hexagrams. During this time, you may find yourself that relationships are strainedand you have lost the respect of others around you. Kue Mei shows that it has been your errors in judgement and hasty actions which have led to thissituation. Examine where in your life you haven't paid proper attention and where you have lost your temper of behaved unfairly to others around you. Now is time to make amends and also avoid self-pity. Treat yourself compassionately but admit your faults. Remember that, as with all things, this challenging time will pass.