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Deep amber is the usual stake here. There is an opening at a table seating a noted poetess and a few financiers.
- 28 - very chancy (41%)
- 34 - chancy (51%)
- 41 - modest (61%)
- 48 - very modest (71%)
- 54 - low-risk (81%)
- 61 - straightforward (91%)
- 67 - straightforward (100%)
What is this?The poetess is a fine player, but can be goaded to rashness once she has a little brandy inside her. She gasps as you flip over your final cards. You walk away with […] a thin thing, with a sort of knobbly bit on it. You'll work it out.
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OutplayedThe financiers are eventually outwitted. But that poetess! She plays like a professional. Perhaps poetry is her sideline. You watch her depart with your stake.