He attempted a game of checkers and lost, which did not tend to make his temper any sweeter.
It's all to do over again, checkers and everything—an' what'll he say to me?
Some were playing cards or checkers, some laughing and joking, and others reading.
It is a game of chess, and not of solitaire, nor even of checkers.
Almost unintentionally he followed the path that led past ...