Sequence of the Gua
Things cannot be exterminated and united abruptly. Thus, after Eradicating, Adorning follows.
Commentary on the Symbol
Fire shines at the foot of a mountain. An image of beautiful adorning. In correspondence with this, the superior person clarifies government affairs, but dares not lightly make court decisions.
Adorning. Prosperous and smooth. Slightly favorable. There is somewhere to go.
Commentary on the Decision
Adorning. Prosperous and smooth. the yielding descend and adorn the firm. Therefore, there is prosperity and smoothness.
The firm ascend and adorn the yielding. Therefore, a little favor; there is somewhere to go. This is the adornment of Heaven.
The brightness helps people to act in accordance with the proper time and proper situation. this is the adornment of humanity.
Watching the adornment of Heaven, one can see the changes of the four seasons. Watching the adornment of humanity, one can educate and transform all under Heaven.