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The Mechanic by Mark Anthony Given

I spent ninety percent of my money on women and drink;  the rest I wasted. -George Best
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EVERY PRO BLACKJACK PLAYER plays at least two hands at once, it just doubles everything, and it isn’t any harder.Ideally, I want to be at the $25 blackjack table for twenty minutes at four o’clock in the morning and be in and out with a grand or so in less time than that.I’ll never forget the look on the faces of several Pit Bosses huddled together covering their mouths so I couldn’t read their lips.  When this thing is working on all fours cylinders, it should win one, lose one, win one, lose one, 25$ bet lost,  bet $50 win.I got my $25 back and made $25.After less than ten minutes I’m up seven hundred dollars and still making the same bet!They're scratching their ass and are pulling their hair out because they never have seen this before.  Every five minutes I get interrupted to be offered a “Players Card” or “Dinner for you and a guest,” on and …