Death, Solitaire, and Socrates

A meditation on lonely card games and stoic philosophy

Ariadne Schulz
May 10 · 6 min read
Photo by Micheile Henderson on Unsplash

Did you know that some 80% of solitaire games are winnable? I certainly didn’t. But evidently that is factual. Go ahead. Look it up. I’ll be here. Possibly playing solitaire. But the issue is that if you play solitaire as its rules demand, and if you are human, you are not necessarily going to make only logical choices…