• Bridge: Jan. 23, 2023

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    One of Unlucky Louie's daughters is studying to be a cosmetologist.
    “She told me she overslept and missed the final in one course,” Louie told me.
    “So she failed the course?”
    “No,” Louie said solemnly. “They let her take a make-up exam.”
    As declarer, you get just one chance. Against today's five diamonds, West led the ace and a second club. South won, throwing a heart from dummy, and drew trumps. He threw another heart from dummy on his third high club and led a heart. West won and exited with a heart, and South lost a spade to West's king later. Down one.
    South blew his...
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