The rules of The Game are simple: you win so long as you don’t think about The Game. You lose once you think about it. Upon losing you announce to other players that you’ve lost. Then a new round begins.
My latest winning streak was measured in years until I received this email:
In high school when The Game began, and when we saw and hung out with each either daily, my streaks lasted mere weeks, sometimes just days or hours. The less I keep in contact with these wonderful nerds the longer the streaks last, though it’s not much of a win.