Sevenling (The gambler thinks)
The gambler thinks he’s due, his own hand around the dice.
Beneath the Broker’s hubris a pre-plotted Bell is curving.
The game-show contestant chooses each box like he’s knifing the night.
Pedestrian crossings are often indifferent to activation.
In most lifts the Close-Door button is in fact connected to nothing.
An office thermostat is little more than decoration.
My Choose Your Own Adventure
books always had the same ending.