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MY TEN NEW COMMANDMENTS
Charles Goren
September 16, 1957
One day eight years ago, I had stopped for a cup of coffee at the counter in a Chicago railway station restaurant when a man slipped onto the stool next to mine and, in a husky, faintly accented voice which I instantly recognized, asked for a glass of milk. The man was Ely Culbertson.
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September 16, 1957

My Ten New Commandments

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SOUTH

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The former top limit of 9 left you high and dry with such hands as above. A response of one no trump with this hand is conservative, but any other bid is unsound.

South bids one no trump.

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DO NOT BID A FOUR-CARD MAJOR SUIT THAT INCLUDES FEWER THAN 4 POINTS

[King of Spades]
[8 of Spades]
[7 of Spades]
[4 of Spades]
[King of Hearts]
[9 of Hearts]
[3 of Hearts]
[2 of Hearts]
[Ace of Clubs]
[King of Clubs]
[3 of Clubs]
[Queen of Diamonds]
[6 of Diamonds]

SOUTH

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WEST

NORTH

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