Day 2

Bored Games

Written by Douglas Thompson

© Museum of Childhood, Edinburgh

What luck? None, scientists would say
but every Christmas at Monopoly
my brother rolled dice, getting
double sixes beyond statistical possibility.
In later life he gained and lost a job each year
became a father and husband by accident.
We reap what we sow. Snakes and Ladders
the name of the game of life
the difference between
stupidity and serendipity in Scrabble.


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