Patience is a solitair domino game. This version resembles ordinary domino very much, much more than the card game patience. In fact, of the three patience games described this one is most domino-like and least card-like. It is describes here in a standard format.
Number of players
The game is for 1 player only.
about 5 to 10 minutes.
One domino game with stones 0-6.
Object of the game
To play all dominoes.
All dominoes are shuffled face down. Turn up one domino and put it in the middle. Deal yourself 5 dominoes.
The game is won when you succeed in playing all dominoes.
You can play this game with larger sets such as the double-nine or double twelve set. Larger sets are harder, and the larger the set the harder the game. To compensate this slightly, deal yourself 7 dominoes when using the double nine game and 9 dominoes when using the double twelve set. That gives you more freedom in deciding which dominoes to play.
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