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|[a] Olympic Year RF|
|[b] Interconnected RF|
|[c] Fanning RF|
|[d] Consulting RF|
There have always been skeptics in China, and much of their wrath was reserved for the kinds of practices embodied in the almanac. There have also always been practical people, not unlike Dame Wang, seeking to maximize their own positions within a calendrical template.
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|[e] Undulating RF|
  Derek Walters. Chinese Astrology (Kent UK: Aquarian Press, 1987), 151
 Walters, 152.
 David Tod Roy. The Plum in the Golden Vase, Volume 1 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993), 70. All emphasis mine.
Roy, David Tod. The Plum in the Golden Vase, Volume 1. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993.
Walters, Derek. Chinese Astrology. Kent UK: Aquarian Press, 1987.