Originally Posted By: Chisel
Now, each one of you 2 players holds 3 pieces of anything ( 3 stones, 3 coins, 3 bottle caps, you get the idea). The goal of the game is to get your 3 pieces in a straight line while preventing the other from doing so.

There's a version I've played for many years with nine pieces called Nine Men's Morris. Highly addictive and fun.