backgammon


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a board game for two players

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But it was not only by playing at backgammon with the Baronet, that the little governess rendered herself agreeable to her employer.
Sparsit, from her place at the backgammon board, was constantly straining her eyes to pierce the shadows without.
"No; I am going to play backgammon with you, if you like," said the Doctor.
safe play decisions, which is what backgammon really is all about, is nothing short of phenomenal.
During the festival, the guests will enjoy a variety entertainment programme such as folk dances, backgammon game, master classes and gala concert.
The 84-year-old, who used to play backgammon with the German driver on race weekends, said: "I don't want to see Michael like that.
" To one corner, you can see two people playing backgammon and to another sit a writer --who is a frequent visitor of the place, looking busy writing down something, while the youths, sweeping the central part, seem diving in their laptops...a wonderful combination of two generations and lifestyles," Ahmad commented, stressing that tthese gatherings and discussions may help create a new free-thinking generation.
THE inaugural UK Backgammon Open Championship is being staged at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry from Friday September 19 to Sunday Sept 21.
Ropas, from Sotira, was playing backgammon with a colleague at the taxi office on Nissi Avenue when the 35-year-old suspect arrived in a twin cab pickup.
"Secretly, I long to run away to the Caribbean with a guitar, a bikini, a bottle of tequila and a backgammon board" - Downton Abbey actress Lily James, pictured.
Three other PCSOs, two constables and a sergeant routinely sat around playing backgammon and poker while on duty and watched TV in the office when they were meant to be patrolling the streets, and claimed overtime that had not been worked, it emerged.
| SO & So Circus Theatre are teetering on life's edge with Backgammon For Beginners, their new show which follows a man whose existence is off kilter.