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The Games People Play
The game had been going on for sixteen hours. The other players, depleted of cash, walked away from the table, and nodded off on a nearby sofa. Finally, only Gwendolyn and Charlie remained; the championship was at stake.
Charlie sat triumphantly at the head of the table, virtually ensured of his victory.
Gwendolyn took her turn. Everything depended on this single card. She nervously counted her stack of dwindling cash.
“Yes! I win! I have just enough to buy Boardwalk! You lose, Charlie!” she shouted triumphantly.
Charlie, disgusted, put his head in his hands and sighed.
An unexpected ending to their family's weekend Monopoly marathon.
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