“Getting together for a game of chess, backgammon, or just to have a conversation,” the rakers report reads.
The great thing about backgammon is that if you win, you're a killer, but if you lose, you're just unlucky.
Slim countertops had brown and white cushioned seats under them—circular and clean like backgammon pieces.
“Traditionally, older Iranian men have smoked opium in their poetry readings and backgammon gatherings,” says Bahari.
The pair hit it off betting on backgammon, posting the results of their matches prominently.
In the coffee-houses, besides smoking and gossiping, we also played games, either chess or backgammon or munkula.
Marjorie looked up from the backgammon board at which she and Mary were seated.
The gun, travelling-bag, and backgammon board, were found in his lodgings.
You will say, Why not take to backgammon, or ecarte, or amuse yourself with a book?
backgammon is also a favorite play, and there are several forms of it.