The rain crashes down outside,
but we don't mind,
our attention is on the game
and on our talk.
One checks, one folds,
one bets up, one bets to match,
we laugh, and wear our hats
to the side, the lantern light our comfort.
We snatch what freedom we can,
and make memories for ten dollars a seat.
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