Prescription. - Take of the best rhubarb, and digest it in wine 7 times; dry, and then powder. Use tea, and take 3 mace for a dose.

No. 37. - The immortal Li Hung-chiThe Rhubarb Soup 451 admiring the Moon. - This Figure is designed to harmonize the air and invigorate the blood.

The Rhubarb Soup 452

Bend the arms as if prostrating one's self to do obeisance; cross the hands and feet, crawl along on the ground, practise the kung right and left, and revolve the air each in 12 mouthfuls.