This is it—my curtain call.
I've played in every National Championship Tournament since the late 1970's. After more than 100 in a row (3 a year), I'm calling it a career. The Houston Nationals in March, 2009 is my swan song.
Will I ever play bridge again? I have a few more commitments this year, but after that—who knows? If I miss the top-level competition, I can always delve back in some day down the road.
But, for the m