Books > Old Books > One Of Those Things (1950)


Page 40

MERYS

get that feeling sometimes." He was watching Darrell. He saw a bright gleam come into the gambler's eyes.
Darrell said: "Well, it can go like that. Do you want to roll them?"
O'Day said: "You mean poker dice?" Darrell nodded.
" Well, I don't want to," said O'Day, "but since I'm here I suppose I must. Ten throws and finish?" Darrell said: "Why not?"
They went to the far end of the room. On a small table was set up an American dice cage.
O'Day said: "You go first. What's the stake?"
" Ten pounds for me," said Darrell. "If I lose I double up." He spun the cage. It threw four queens. "Your luck's still not holding. Beat that, O'Day."
O'Day said: "It's not possible." He spun the cage. The dice rolled down the table. Four kings came up. "That must have been an odd stroke of luck. It seldom happens to me."
Darrell said: "Now it's for twenty and your money. I'll throw you for forty or nothing." O'Day nodded.
A quarter of an hour later he went down the stairs. The hundred and thirty pounds had increased to six hundred and fifty.
At the bottom he turned down the passage-way; went into Favrola's room. He said: "I'll have a drink with you. His luck's still not so good."
Favrola said: "What you mean ees that your luck ees always good. You tell me sometimes you are 'aving a run of bad luck. Mos' men would like to have one

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE get that feeling sometimes." He was watching Darrell. He saw a bright gleam come into what is gambler's eyes. Darrell said: "Well, it can go like that. Do you want to roll them?" O'Day said: "You mean poker dice?" Darrell nodded. "Well, I don't want to," said O'Day, "but since I'm here I suppose I must. Ten throws and finish?" Darrell said: "Why not?" They went to what is far end of what is room. On a small table was set up an American dice cage. O'Day said: "You go first. What's what is stake?" "Ten pounds for me," said Darrell. "If I lose I double up." He spun what is cage. It threw four queens. "Your luck's still not holding. Beat that, O'Day." O'Day said: "It's not possible." He spun what is cage. what is dice rolled down what is table. Four kings came up. "That must have been an odd stroke of luck. It seldom happens to me." Darrell said: "Now it's for twenty and your money. I'll throw you for forty or nothing." O'Day nodded. A quarter of an hour later he went down what is stairs. what is hundred and thirty pounds had increased to six hundred and fifty. At what is bottom he turned down what is passage-way; went into Favrola's room. He said: "I'll have a drink with you. His luck's still not so good." Favrola said: "What you mean ees that your luck ees always good. You tell me sometimes you are 'aving a run of bad luck. Mos' men would like to have one where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" One Of Those Things (1950) where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 40 where is strong MERYS where is p align="justify" get that feeling sometimes." He was watching Darrell. He saw a bright gleam come into what is gambler's eyes. Darrell said: "Well, it can go like that. Do you want to roll them?" O'Day said: "You mean poker dice?" Darrell nodded. " Well, I don't want to," said O'Day, "but since I'm here I suppose I must. Ten throws and finish?" Darrell said: "Why not?" They went to what is far end of what is room. On a small table was set up an American dice cage. O'Day said: "You go first. What's what is stake?" " Ten pounds for me," said Darrell. "If I lose I double up." He spun what is cage. It threw four queens. "Your luck's still not holding. Beat that, O'Day." O'Day said: "It's not possible." He spun what is cage. The dice rolled down what is table. Four kings came up. "That must have been an odd stroke of luck. It seldom happens to me." Darrell said: "Now it's for twenty and your money. I'll throw you for forty or nothing." O'Day nodded. A quarter of an hour later he went down what is stairs. what is hundred and thirty pounds had increased to six hundred and fifty. At what is bottom he turned down what is passage-way; went into Favrola's room. He said: "I'll have a drink with you. His luck's still not so good." Favrola said: "What you mean ees that your luck ees always good. You tell me sometimes you are 'aving a run of bad luck. Mos' men would like to have one where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") % travel books: One Of Those Things (1950) books

Book Pages: default , 007 , 008 , 009 , 010 , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 015 , 016 , 017 , 018 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 030 , 031 , 032 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 042 , 043 , 044 , 045 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 051 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 057 , 058 , 059 , 060 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 070 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 074 , 075 , 076 , 077 , 078 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 086 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 158 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 201 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212 , 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252 , 254 , 255 ,