The pull of the Mississippi
But Tunica. I live nowhere near it -- 391 miles -- but it has to happen.
I was last there nearly four years ago. But it's still my home field for poker, where I've won the most money in live games outside of Vegas.
Rolling up along the flat Delta, jumping from one poker room to the next, the artificial facades, the buffets. Sitting down at a table to eke out the required five hours of play for a poker room-discounted rate room.