"Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience." --Emerson
"There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, / Than are dreamt of in your philosophy." --Hamlet (Shakespeare)
I admired the way this game managed to be as interesting as the two earlier Avalon Hill "Bulge" games, yet smaller and simpler. I had to write a few house rules to satisfy myself. With the house rules, it was a pretty decent game.