Author's Note: How to Make an Outdoor Chessboard
I play chess occasionally, but I mow the lawn regularly. I'm not sure whether I want to combine the two. Plus, I don't think my two dogs would like to be chess pieces. The new puppy is always knocking my Great Dane down. I guess that would be considered cheating if Bobby Fischer came to play.
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