The Transformative Essay: The Board Game Of Chess

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Chess is a board game for two people, usually having great strategic skill. Each player has sixteen pieces that are used to try to capture each other’s, according to the many rules. If ones king is directly attacked and has nowhere to go, the game is over and the winner shouts “checkmate”. Someone once stated, “After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.” Often people would relate this proverb to the game of chess, but if one would dig a little deeper he would realize it has nothing to do with chess. In the proverb it states, “the king and the pawn”. This actually is talking about the different types of humans on the earth. There are kings and slaves and middle class citizens and servants and many other levels of society around
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