My first ever blog is about ASL

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There's a brave man! He will teach his wife to play ASL. Michael, I wish you good luck. My spouse has a similar profile. She likes games and to learn about WWII. In fact one of her favorite movies is Das Boot. Yet, getting her into ASL has met with no success. I think she is afraid of entering my "secret world":D
 

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In the UK, we have a husband and wife couple that both play. They even come to tournaments from time to time. I have to say, she told me once that she will not lookin the rulebook as a matter of principle.
 

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Alas, my wife tried to enter into the fray, way back in the days of basic SL/GI Anvil Of Victory. The attempt failed due to the following....mishaps. "Ok hon, this piece here represents a flamethrower." (Remember for a second what the old SL FT counters looked like.) "Hmm, looks like a cat on a hook to me." "Ok, let's nevermind the ft for now. Ok, this piece represents a half squad." What's a half squad?" "Well it has half as many guys as a full squad, so about 5 guys." "But there are only two on the counter." "Right, so if you have to think of each printed guy representing two and a half guys." "How can you have half a guy, that's silly."
At this point the game was put away, I thanked Ann for her efforts and that was that.
 

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Is Diane going to be playing at the CASLO in September?
Probably not. Real Life is slowing down the lesson plan. I had hoped to do several short lessons per week, until I felt she had enough knowledge to play a scenario. Our average is closer to one per week so far. We'll see. If she plays, it will be open gaming.
 

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My first ever blog was about ASL, however, I'm not nearly lucky enough to have a wife that would even attempt ASL. She just shakes her head when I pull out my stuff to play.
 
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