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If you determine that these warning signs are part of your relationship, remember: you are not alone.
The old rhyme “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me” certainly isn’t true.
Names, particularly if they are hurled at you by someone who claims to love you, can be terribly painful.
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DASH’s early warning signs are meant to guide you in determining whether your relationship is healthy.
In this series of articles, we will explore each warning sign in more depth so that you will have a better idea about what each sign means and if you need to address a problem in your relationship.
If that person is your boyfriend or girlfriend it becomes a whole different story.Yang Xiong (Yang Hsiung) was a prolific yet reclusive court poet whose writings and tragic life spanned the collapse of the Former Han dynasty (202 B. Yang Xiong’s chief philosophical writings - an abstruse book of divination known as the ), a collection of aphorisms and dialogues on a variety of historical and philosophical topics - are little known even among Chinese scholars. Although some think he was one of the most important writers of the late Former Han, he had little influence during his own time and was vilified for his association with the usurper Wang Mang. Shortly after his appointment, Yang Xiong became disillusioned with the rectifying power of his poetry and stopped writing it for the court. E.) and the brief and catastrophic usurpation of the throne by the Imperial Regent Wang Mang (9-23 C. He is best known for his assertion that human nature originally is neither good (as argued by Mencius) nor depraved (as argued by Xunzi) but rather comes into existence as a mixture of both. As a social critic and classical scholar, he is considered to be the chief representative of the Old Text School () of Confucianism. E., Yang Xiong submitted several poetic pieces commemorating imperial sacrifices and hunts, and finally in 10 B. While not much is known of Yang Xiong’s activities as a lowly official at the Han court, it appears that, as far back as 9 B. E., Emperor Cheng issued a decree excusing him from the direct official service, while maintaining an official title, salary, and access to the imperial library for him. he was appointed to the humble office of “Gentleman in Attendance” and “Servitor at the Yellow Gate,” where he would remain until his final days.This combination of diverse views during the Qin and the Han periods can be seen in works such as the (associated with light, activity, and masculinity).