God was a gamesman -- if He had been a mortal, He would have been at home hunkering over a checkerboard on the porch of Pop Mann's general store back in Hemingford Home. He played red to black, white to black. She thought that, for Him, the game was more than worth the candle, the game was the candle.
Stephen King, The Stand
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
From my quote journal. It seems appropriate for today.