is the quintessential game freak. He is intently, innately
attuned to the numerous possibilities presented by each play.
The intricacies of the world upon the board are his primary and
perhaps sole excitement. Winning is not his goal.
multifacedted understanding reduces the pace of the game; conventional
timepieces are impractical in measuring the duration of his turn.
one knows whether the game originated in Fred's imagination, or
simply as a response to the growing interaction between The
Players. Some authorities insist that Gwilym
meant the first stone as a gift of some sort, but that Fred accepted
it as an ante, and the game began. One thing agreed upon by
all onlookers is that Fred's talent lies in his determination to
continue the game, despite the transmutation of the rules, the pieces
and his mind. Fred is a true Player.