“I read minds,” the street magician teased. The pedestrian, rushing by, intrigued but pretending to ignore the statement.
“I can read yours,” he challenged.
She stopped and dared him to prove it. The magician produced a deck of cards. He ruffled them. She picked a card. He told her what card she had picked.
At attention now, she asked him to prove his claim a second time. “Anyone can get lucky once,” she explained.
“It’s not luck; it’s mind readi