I'm no optimist. When playing chess I often am reminded of a poem by Elizabeth Bishop: One Art. "The art of losing [a pawn, bishop, or queen] isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster"
Member since Aug 9, 2017
Game completion rate: 97%
Time spent playing: 8 days, 18 hours and 43 minutes
Time on TV: 56 minutes