For kings and winners
He looked like a mountain climber whose rope had just broken. "You got a minute?" he asked. "I'd like to ask you a question."
All the experts, he said, and for emphasis he pointed at me, are idiots. But he, on the other hand, once upon a time picked a winner of the Kentucky Derby and once hit a superfecta at Trinity Meadows, and so he was the real expert.
Some people drive fast cars, some jump out of planes, and some go the racetrack and bet on horses to satisfy their risk-taking, adrenalin-craving needs.
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