The Sun in the Succeedent Houses: The Sun moving through the succeedent houses is like a person standing up in a canoe. Either the boat is about to rock or it has just stopped rocking. Contrary to what one might believe, the succeedent houses of the Solar Return do not carry a fixed quality. Rather, they tend to be unstable. They are regarded as a time of transition, beginning with the 11th house, the house emphasizing questioning and the removal of impediments.