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Away h e smiled and waved goodbye cheerfully. (Maybe he was just glad to see the back of me? Ooh, sorry. ) So it i s . Chess is a competitive sport and such things happen occasionally. I bear no animos ity, and expect none. The next tournament will be back to normal. Generally speaking there a re nothing but good relations between top players. Lastly I would like to thank Messrs. Poluga evsky, Romanishin and Timman for their be haviour and understanding. Particularly Polu . Temperamentally, i f anyone w a s likely to b e d isturbed b y m e , it w a s h i m , yet he made n o complaint.
And that wasn't in reference solely to the players. One could sense journal ists and others beginning to take sides, looking the other way as I came into a room and the like. As for the protesters, well, Hubner's view point I understand easily. He is exceptionally sensible to surroundings. Dzindzi's, rightly or wrongly I can only take as a joke. With Kort chnoi and Lj ubo it's more difficult. As I un derstand i t their rationale went: at first, I had a back problem. Then I won a game or two ly ing down .
The game eventually started cally I never even sat to eat breakfast. I ate it 45 minutes late. standing or walking as this was less stressful. The players were circularized with the follow By one o'clock Romanishin had still not arrived. ing bland letter: The arbiter asked if I had any objections to the clocks not being started . Naturally I had none. 05 Romanishin arrived and was ushered The tournament committee and the arbiters re into Jan Rennings' office. For some time no ceived an officia l protest Ji'om four participants onc emerged .