"It's not a game without some rules, it's no good without rules" you said, and dealt the deck.
"Good rules, we don't need a lot, help sort out what we've got" you said, and started naming elements.
We play by our own call, and this way is how it goes.
In this game, if it's a game at all, we say, and say we know.
We play, you take every trick, and I, the optimist, say "You gotta play to win."
Each game, one guess towards the truth. I'll ante anything for you - let me learn how to sin.
You laugh, the next hand raise the stakes, anticipate all my mistakes. Go ahead - I'm already in.