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In this way through the rounded sleeves the arms could be lifted up in walking (for the purpose of salutation) in the most elegant form.
The cord-like seam of the back and the square-shaped collar about the neck in front,
served to admonish (the wearer) how his government
should be correct and his righteousness on the square.
It is said in the Yi,
,“'The movement indicated by the second line in Kun, divided,
is "from the straight (line) to the square."'
The even edge at the bottom, like the steelyard and balance,
admonished him to keep his will at rest, and his heart even and calm.


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