Markus: Really? Emily: Yes. Markus: Wow. Why the change of heart? Dee (doing spooky fingers): I am your conscience... Emily: My conscience bullied me. Dee: Did not. Emily: I'll finish my game later. You got a board? Markus: Um yes. Abe: Hey! You got her! Dammit, I owe you money... Emily: A bet. I might've guessed. Markus: Yeah, he didn't think you'd come. Emily: Well I did. Let's get this over with. I'm black. Markus: OK.
--- Alt text: When I was a kid I never knew white always moves first; when I first heard about it I thought it was someone's ridic house rule. I'm not sure how we determined who moved first. But I did know about castling. It really all depended on what rules Dad mentioned.