The Schnapsen Log
Forcing the Issue
It’s raining outside, but you and your good buddy Peter are warm and dry, back inside the Café Abeles. You have a steaming cup of coffee, a piece of delicious Topfentorte, and the cards are dealt out. Life is good.
Stock: 1 face-down card
Game points: Peter 3, You 3
Trick points: Peter 31, You 29
On lead: Peter
Peter puts down his hand, has a bite of cake, washes it down with a slurp of his coffee, looks back at his hand, thinks some more, closes the stock, and leads ♦J. Plan the play. When you think you have a good plan, you are welcome to read my analysis.
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