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glamber's game

suzy Q 

Trotting around the table
looking for the big hand
she strikes a good hand but not enough.
As a camel thirsts for water, she thirsts for the biggest hand - the Royal flash
She sets out her biggest quest
Gazing at the dealer, intently
When the dealer hands her out the cards
her heart sinks
She dealt all of herself (all in) for a painful stake
She is pregnant
When she approaches the dealer to reveal and plea the news
She is hit with a resounding – “Every gambler knows the secret to survival. ..So trot off my dear”
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Submitted on September 30, 2013

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