"YAY! I WIN AGAIN!" you celebrated.
"Awww come on ______ that's the 4th time you've won," Shachi complained, "I'm almost running out of money!"
"Probably because you're so terrible at this." Penguin retorted.
"Shut up, I just don't have as much luck today as I usually do."
You spread the cards across the floor as the gang sat on the deck of the ship outside, enjoying the peaceful day with a game of Blackjack.
"Hey Bepo, are you sure you don't want to play? We have room for another player." you said.
Bepo stood by watching you play and glanced at you. He shook his head politely and looked down.
"I'm sorry, I just like watching Shachi lose to a girl." he replied with a grin on his face. The three of you began to laugh as Shachi's face boiled with anger and threw the cards into the air.
There was a curious presence on the ship, observing you with his piercing grey eyes and analyzing your movements. With both hands in his pockets, he leaned against the wall con