A retired British army officer, Major Clive loses 220,000 rupees to exiled Afghan prince Kamal Khan while playing backgammon at the Shiv Niwas Palace Hotel casino in India. Unbeknownst to The Major, Khan is using a loaded dice that reveals a winning double six when needed. Clive refuses Kamal's offer to increase the stakes to 100,000 and leaves the table. James Bond then takes Clive's place at the table.
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