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A man's idea in a card game is war--cruel, devastating and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement ...
At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons.
People's affections can be as thin as paper; life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.
Gambling is closely related to theft, and lewdness to murder.
There are two great pleasures in gambling: that of winning and that of losing.
There is nothing like the fun of having brothers,
if there is no rivalry.
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It is usual for a Man who loves Country Sports to preserve the Game in his own Grounds, and divert himself upon those that belong ...
As Jerome expanded, its chances for the title, "the toughest little town in the West," increased and when it was incorporated in 1 ...
Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker ...
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game.
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