Chapter 18 Summary

Kiwi and his friends from The World of Darkness travel to the Pa-Hay-Okee Gaming establishment (a local casino), hoping that Kiwi's luck might help them to win money at the slot machines. While they are there, they enjoy an "all-you-can-eat" buffet as well as consume more alcohol than their bodies can handle.

In their stupor of food and drink, Vijay conducts his approach to finding his dreamed-for fortunes by befriending older women, hoping they appreciate his attention so much that they will then give him money with which to gamble.

Kiwi takes no part in Vijay's plan and wonders over to another section of the casino, where a so-called beauty pageant is being held. Kiwi is surprised to see that the women...

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