Encourage him to be confident
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What better test for him than mingling with the crowd, placing a few bets, and so on?
- 5 - high-risk (20%)
- 6 - high-risk (30%)
- 7 - tough (40%)
- 8 - very chancy (50%)
- 9 - chancy (60%)
- 10 - modest (70%)
- 11 - very modest (80%)
- 12 - low-risk (90%)
- 13 and above - straightforward (100%)
A modest success
Your pupil acquits himself well. He makes a few successful wagers without terrifying the moss accountants. He only attracts cursory glances when he buys a puffball ice. Perhaps you can civilise him yet.
Even before the devil opens his own mouth, the bookmaker's has fallen open in shock. He drops a sheaf of betting slips, turns and runs. It's going to take a few more lessons.